Kahului Elementary School

410 S Hina Ave
Kahului, HI 96732
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 849 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Kahului Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Hawaii state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 89% (majority Asian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 849 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : Bottom 50% in HI
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), HI Dept. of Education

School Overview

Kahului Elementary School's student population of 849 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
849 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
61 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Kahului Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 292 schools in Hawaii (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Kahului Elementary School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.80. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (HI)
#182 out of 292 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Kahului Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
33%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kahului 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 2021-22 school year data.
45%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kahului 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 2021-22 school year data.
40-44%
40%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Kahului Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Kahului Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Kahului Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Asian
54%
26%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Kahului Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
13%
18%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Kahului Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Kahului Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
3%
11%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Kahului Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
24%
26%
This chart displays the percentage of Hawaiian students in Kahului Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
18%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Kahului Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kahului Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Hawaii.
0.64
This chart displays the diversity score of Kahului Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
39%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kahului Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kahului Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), HI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kahului Elementary School's ranking?
Kahului Elementary School is ranked #182 out of 292 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Hawaii.
What schools are Kahului Elementary School often compared to?
Kahului Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Pomaikai Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
33% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% HI state average), while 45% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% HI state average).
How many students attend Kahului Elementary School?
849 students attend Kahului Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
54% of Kahului Elementary School students are Asian, 24% of students are Hawaiian, 13% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are White, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kahului Elementary School?
Kahului Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Hawaii state average of 14:1.
What grades does Kahului Elementary School offer ?
Kahului Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Kahului Elementary School part of?
Kahului Elementary School is part of Hawaii Department Of Education School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 849 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), HI Dept. of Education

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