Kaaawa Elementary School

51-296 Kamehameha Hwy
Kaaawa, HI 96730
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Kaaawa Elementary School serves 125 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Kaaawa Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Hawaii state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Kaaawa Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Hawaii for:

School Overview

Kaaawa Elementary School's student population of 125 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students125 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Kaaawa Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 289 schools in Hawaii (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Kaaawa Elementary School is 0.75, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (HI)
Overall Testing Rank
#85 out of 289 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
1%
29%
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Hispanic
31%
14%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
14%
12%
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Hawaiian
29%
29%
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Two or more races
25%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.750.79
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kaaawa Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHawaii Department Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kaaawa Elementary School is Hakipuu Learning Center (9.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Governor Samuel Wilder King Intermediate School (8.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waiahole Elementary School (4.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kaneohe Waiahole Elementary School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 84 students
    4.5 miles
    48-215 Waiahole Valley Rd
    Kaneohe, HI 96744
    (808) 239-3111
    4.5 PK-6 84
  • Hauula Hauula Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 343 students
    5.7 miles
    54-046 Kamehameha Hwy
    Hauula, HI 96717
    (808) 293-8925
    5.7 PK-6 343
  • Kaneohe Kahaluu Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 286 students
    6.3 miles
    47-280 Waihee Rd
    Kaneohe, HI 96744
    (808) 239-3101
    6.3 PK-6 286
  • Kaneohe Ahuimanu Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 308 students
    7.9 miles
    47-470 Hui Aeko Pl
    Kaneohe, HI 96744
    (808) 239-3125
    7.9 PK-6 308
  • Laie Laie Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 669 students
    8.6 miles
    55-109 Kulanui St
    Laie, HI 96762
    (808) 293-8965
    8.6 PK-6 669

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