86-4355 Mamalahoa Hwy
Captain Cook, HI 96704
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
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Bottom 50%
Hookena Elementary School serves 111 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Hookena Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Hawaii state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Rankings

Hookena Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Hawaii for:

School Overview

Hookena Elementary School's student population of 111 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
111 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Hookena Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 289 schools in Hawaii (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hookena Elementary School is 0.65, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.79. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (HI)
Overall Testing Rank
#271 out of 289 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
2%
29%
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Hispanic
19%
14%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
13%
12%
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Hawaiian
54%
29%
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Two or more races
12%
14%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in HI.
Diversity Score
0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 111 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in HI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.65 (Btm 50%)

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