Kahala Elementary School

4559 Kilauea Ave
Honolulu, HI 96816
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Kahala Elementary School serves 380 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Kahala Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Hawaii state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Kahala Elementary School's student population of 380 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students380 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Kahala Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Kahala Elementary School is 0.69, 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
#35 out of 289 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
47%
29%
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Hispanic
10%
14%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
10%
12%
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Hawaiian
5%
29%
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Two or more races
28%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.690.79
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
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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 Kahala Elementary School is Kalani High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Seeqs - School Examining Essential Questions Of Sustainability (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Honolulu Seeqs - School Examining Essential Questions Of Sustainability Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 177 students
    0.4 miles
    845 22nd Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808) 677-3377
    0.4 6-8 177
  • Honolulu Waialae Elementary - Pcs Charter School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 517 students
    0.5 miles
    1045 19th Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808) 733-4880
    0.5 PK-5 517
  • Honolulu Mayor John H Wilson Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 580 students
    0.6 miles
    4945 Kilauea Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808) 733-4740
    0.6 PK-5 580
  • Honolulu Kaimuki Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 988 students
    0.8 miles
    631 18th Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808) 733-4800
    0.8 6-8 988
  • Honolulu Kalani High School Math: 52% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,383 student
    0.8 miles
    4680 Kalanianaole Hwy
    Honolulu, HI 96821
    (808) 377-7744
    0.8 9-12 1,383

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