4559 Kilauea Ave
Honolulu, HI 96816
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Kahala Elementary School serves 380 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Kahala Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 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 2018-19 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 Rankings

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

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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 grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
380 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Kahala Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 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 Data
This School
State Level (HI)
Overall Testing Rank
#21 out of 289 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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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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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
0.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kahala Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kahala 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 380 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in HI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69 (Btm 50%)

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