Kahului Elementary School

410 S Hina Ave
Kahului, HI 96732
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Kahului Elementary School serves 976 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Kahului Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 54% (which is equal to the Hawaii state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Hawaii state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

School Overview

Kahului Elementary School's student population of 976 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students976 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Kahului Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Kahului Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Kahului Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Kahului Elementary School is 0.66, 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
#117 out of 289 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
50%
29%
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Hispanic
12%
14%
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Black
n/a
2%
White
2%
12%
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Hawaiian
26%
29%
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Two or more races
10%
14%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kahului Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in HI.
Diversity Score
0.660.79
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
This chart display 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 2017-18 school year data.
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 Kahului Elementary School is Maui High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Maui Waena Intermediate School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lihikai Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kahului Maui High School Math: 29% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,950 student
    0.4 miles
    660 S Lono Ave
    Kahului, HI 96732
    (808) 873-3000
    0.4 9-12 1,950
  • Kahului Lihikai Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 859 students
    0.9 miles
    335 S Papa Ave
    Kahului, HI 96732
    (808) 873-3033
    0.9 PK-5 859
  • Kahului Maui Waena Intermediate School Math: 30% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,176 student
    0.9 miles
    795 Onehee Ave
    Kahului, HI 96732
    (808) 873-3070
    0.9 6-8 1,176
  • Kahului Pomaikai Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 595 students
    1.4 miles
    4650 S Kamehameha Ave
    Kahului, HI 96732
    (808) 876-7610
    1.4 PK-5 595
  • Wailuku Henry Perrine Baldwin High School Math: 29% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,361 student
    1.8 miles
    1650 Kaahumanu Ave
    Wailuku, HI 96793
    (808) 984-5656
    1.8 9-12 1,361

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