Kailua High School

451 Ulumanu Dr
Kailua, HI 96734
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Kailua High School serves 756 students in grades 9-12.
Kailua High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower 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 88% of the student body (majority Asian), which is equal to the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Kailua High School's student population of 756 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students756 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

Kailua High School is ranked within the bottom 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 High 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
#185 out of 289 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
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/a
n/a
Asian
20%
29%
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Hispanic
7%
14%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
12%
12%
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Hawaiian
53%
29%
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Two or more races
7%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.660.79
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
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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 and middle school to Kailua High School is Olomana School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kaelepulu Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kailua Olomana School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 69 students
    0.4 miles
    42-522 Kalanianaole Hwy
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 266-7866
    0.4 7-12 69
  • Kailua Kaelepulu Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 200 students
    0.5 miles
    530 Keolu Dr
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 266-7811
    0.5 PK-6 200
  • Kailua Maunawili Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 344 students
    0.5 miles
    1465 Ulupii St
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 266-7822
    0.5 PK-6 344
  • Kailua Kailua Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 352 students
    0.9 miles
    315 Kuulei Rd
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 266-7878
    0.9 PK-6 352
  • Kailua Enchanted Lake Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 428 students
    1.1 miles
    770 Keolu Dr
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 266-7800
    1.1 PK-6 428

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