Kahala Elementary School

Kahala Elementary School serves 460 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the HI average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 86%.
Kahala Elementary School operates within the Hawaii Department Of Education School District.

School Overview

The student population of 460 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 460 students
Kahala Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Kahala Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Kahala Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Kahala Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (HI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 17:1
Kahala Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
53%
32%
Kahala Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
7%
10%
Kahala Elementary School Black Students (1992-2013)
Black
1%
2%
Kahala Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
11%
14%
Kahala Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Hawaiian
8%
32%
Kahala Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
20%
10%
Kahala Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.66 0.36
Kahala Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
14%
40%
Kahala Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
10%
Kahala Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Hawaii Department Of Education School District's student population of 186,825 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,234 in this district is less than the state average of $14,234. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,295 is less than the state average of $12,295. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Hawaii Department Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
290
290
Number of Students Managed 186,825 186,825
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,565 MM $2,565 MM
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $2,216 MM $2,216 MM
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,234 $14,234
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,295 $12,295
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Kalani High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is School For Examining Essential Questions Of Sustai (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waialae Elementary - Pcs (0.5 miles away)
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