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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 56 public schools in Hawaii County, HI, serving 27,451 students.
  • Hawaii County, HI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Hawaii public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Hawaii County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Hawaii public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Hawaii County, HI are Ernest Bowen Desilva Elementary School, Innovations - Pcs and Kohala High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Hawaii public school average of 88% (majority Asian).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Hawaii public school average of 15:1.

Top Hawaii County Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Chiefess Kapiolani Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    966 Kilauea Ave
    Hilo, HI 96720
    (808) 974-4160

    Grades: PK-6 | 342 students
  • Connections - New Century Pcs Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    174 Kamehameha Ave
    Hilo, HI 96720
    (808) 961-3664

    Grades: K-12 | 363 students
  • Ernest Bowen Desilva Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 79%
    Rank: Top 5%
    278 Ainako Ave
    Hilo, HI 96720
    (808) 974-4855

    Grades: PK-6 | 450 students
  • Haaheo Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    121 Haaheo Rd
    Hilo, HI 96720
    (808) 974-4111

    Grades: PK-6 | 197 students
  • Hawaii Academy Of Arts & Science Pcs Charter School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 57%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    15-1397 Homestead Rd
    Pahoa, HI 96778
    (808) 965-3730

    Grades: K-12 | 644 students
  • Hilo High School Math: 25% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    556 Waianuenue Ave
    Hilo, HI 96720
    (808) 974-4021

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,136 student
  • Hilo Intermediate School Math: 41% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    587 Waianuenue Ave
    Hilo, HI 96720
    (808) 974-4955

    Grades: 7-8 | 506 students
  • Hilo Union Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    506 Waianuenue Ave
    Hilo, HI 96720
    (808) 933-0900

    Grades: PK-6 | 417 students
  • Holualoa Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 57%
    Rank: Top 50%
    76-5957 Mamalahoa Hwy
    Holualoa, HI 96725
    (808) 322-4800

    Grades: PK-5 | 523 students
  • Honaunau Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    83-5360 Mamalahoa Hwy
    Captain Cook, HI 96704
    (808) 328-2727

    Grades: PK-5 | 139 students
  • Honokaa Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    45-534 Pakalana St
    Honokaa, HI 96727
    (808) 775-8820

    Grades: PK-6 | 373 students
  • Honokaa High & Intermediate School Math: 28% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    45-527 Pakalana St
    Honokaa, HI 96727
    (808) 775-8800

    Grades: 7-12 | 652 students
  • Hookena Elementary School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    86-4355 Mamalahoa Hwy
    Captain Cook, HI 96704
    (808) 328-2710

    Grades: PK-5 | 111 students
  • Innovations - Pcs Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 30%
    75-5815 Queen Kaahumanu Hwy
    Kailua Kona, HI 96740
    (808) 327-6205

    Grades: K-8 | 239 students
  • Ka Umeke Kaeo - Pcs Charter School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    222 Desha Ave
    Hilo, HI 96720
    (808) 933-3482

    Grades: PK-9 | 205 students
  • Ka'u Learning Academy - Pcs Charter School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    94-1581 Kaulua Circle
    Naalehu, HI 96772
    (808) 498-0761

    Grades: 3-7 | 79 students
  • Kahakai Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 50%
    76-147 Royal Poinciana Dr
    Kailua Kona, HI 96740
    (808) 327-4313

    Grades: PK-5 | 735 students
  • Kanu O Ka Aina - New Century Pcs Charter School
    Math: 24% | Reading: 54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    64-1043 Hiiaka St
    Kamuela, HI 96743
    (808) 887-8144

    Grades: K-12 | 559 students
  • Kau High & Pahala Elementary School Math: 11% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    96-3150 Pikake St
    Pahala, HI 96777
    (808) 928-2088

    Grades: PK-12 | 482 students
  • Kaumana Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1710 Kaumana Dr
    Hilo, HI 96720
    (808) 974-4190

    Grades: PK-6 | 285 students
  • Ke Ana Laahana - Pcs Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    160 Baker Ave
    Hilo, HI 96720
    (808) 961-6228

    Grades: 7-12 | 43 students
  • Ke Kula O Ehunuikaimalino Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    81-1041 Konawaena School Rd
    Kealakekua, HI 96750
    (808) 323-1900

    Grades: PK-12 | 210 students
  • Ke Kula O Nawahiokalaniopuu Iki - Laboratory Pcs Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    16-120 Opukahaia St, Suite 2
    Keaau, HI 96749
    (808) 982-4260

    Grades: PK-8 | 426 students
  • Keaau Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    16-680 Keaau-pahoa Rd
    Keaau, HI 96749
    (808) 982-4210

    Grades: PK-5 | 875 students
  • Keaau High School Math: 29% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    16-725 Keaau-pahoa Rd
    Keaau, HI 96749
    (808) 982-4220

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,030 student
  • Keaau Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    15-565 Keaau-pahoa Rd
    Keaau, HI 96749
    (808) 982-4200

    Grades: 6-8 | 697 students
  • Kealakehe Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    74-5118 Kealakaa St
    Kailua Kona, HI 96740
    (808) 327-4308

    Grades: PK-5 | 986 students
  • Kealakehe High School Math: 30% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Top 50%
    74-5000 Puohulihuli St
    Kailua Kona, HI 96740
    (808) 327-4300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,311 student
  • Kealakehe Intermediate School Math: 24% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    74-5062 Onipaa St
    Kailua Kona, HI 96740
    (808) 327-4314

    Grades: 6-8 | 705 students
  • Keaukaha Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    240 Desha Ave
    Hilo, HI 96720
    (808) 974-4181

    Grades: PK-6 | 416 students
  • Keonepoko Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    15-890 Kahakai Blvd
    Pahoa, HI 96778
    (808) 965-2131

    Grades: PK-6 | 607 students
  • Kohala Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    54-3609 Akoni Pule Hwy
    Kapaau, HI 96755
    (808) 889-7100

    Grades: PK-5 | 330 students
  • Kohala High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank: Top 50%
    54-3611 Akoni Pule Hwy
    Kapaau, HI 96755
    (808) 889-7117

    Grades: 9-12 | 253 students
  • Kohala Middle School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    53-4155 Akoni Pule Hwy
    Kapaau, HI 96755
    (808) 889-7119

    Grades: 6-8 | 179 students
  • Kona Pacific - Pcs Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    79-7595 Mamalahoa Hwy
    Kealakekua, HI 96750
    (808) 322-4900

    Grades: K-8 | 216 students
  • Show 21 more public schools in Hawaii County, HI (out of 56 total schools)
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