Kailua Elementary School

315 Kuulei Rd
Kailua, HI 96734
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Kailua Elementary School serves 352 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Kailua 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 50-54% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Hawaii state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Placements

Kailua Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Hawaii for:

School Overview

Kailua Elementary School's student population of 352 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students352 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Kailua 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 Kailua Elementary School is 0.80, which is more 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
#90 out of 289 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
14%
29%
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Hispanic
26%
14%
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Black
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kailua Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
17%
12%
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Hawaiian
26%
29%
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Two or more races
16%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.800.79
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kailua 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 Kailua Elementary School is Kailua High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kailua Intermediate School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Enchanted Lake Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kailua Kailua Intermediate School Math: 55% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-8 | 737 students
    0.4 miles
    145 South Kainalu Dr
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 263-1500
    0.4 7-8 737
  • Kailua Kailua High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 756 students
    0.9 miles
    451 Ulumanu Dr
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 266-7900
    0.9 9-12 756
  • Kailua Enchanted Lake Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 428 students
    1.0 miles
    770 Keolu Dr
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 266-7800
    1 PK-6 428
  • Kailua Kaelepulu Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 200 students
    1.0 miles
    530 Keolu Dr
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 266-7811
    1 PK-6 200
  • Kailua Ka'ohao Public Charter School Charter School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 328 students
    1.1 miles
    140 Alala Rd
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 266-7844
    1.1 PK-6 328

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