Kahuku Elementary School

  • Kahuku Elementary School serves 417 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (which is equal to the Hawaii state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Hawaii state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • Kahuku Elementary School's student population of 417 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students417 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Kahuku Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kahuku Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kahuku Elementary School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (HI)
Overall School Rank#178 out of 288 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kahuku Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kahuku Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Kahuku Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/an/a
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Kahuku Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
11%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Kahuku Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
11%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kahuku Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kahuku Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
4%
13%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kahuku Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
50%
30%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Kahuku Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
24%
13%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Kahuku Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kahuku Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in HI.
Diversity Score0.670.37
This chart display the diversity score of Kahuku Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kahuku Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kahuku Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHawaii Department of Education School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

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