Kalaheo Elementary School

4400 Maka Rd
Kalaheo, HI 96741
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Kalaheo Elementary School serves 392 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Kalaheo Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Hawaii state average of 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Hawaii state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 89% (majority Asian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 392 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in HI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), HI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Kalaheo Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Hawaii for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Kalaheo Elementary School's student population of 392 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
392 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Kalaheo Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 292 schools in Hawaii (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Kalaheo Elementary School is 0.77, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (HI)
Overall Testing Rank
#72 out of 292 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kalaheo 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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kalaheo 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
26%
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Hispanic
23%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kalaheo Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kalaheo Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
16%
11%
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Hawaiian
19%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Kalaheo 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
34%
18%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.77
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kalaheo 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
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kalaheo 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: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), HI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kalaheo Elementary School's ranking?
Kalaheo Elementary School is ranked #72 out of 292 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Hawaii.
What schools are Kalaheo Elementary School often compared to?
Kalaheo Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Koloa Elementary School, Elsie H Wilcox Elementary School, Eleele Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% HI state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% HI state average).
How many students attend Kalaheo Elementary School?
392 students attend Kalaheo Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
34% of Kalaheo Elementary School students are Two or more races, 23% of students are Hispanic, 19% of students are Hawaiian, 16% of students are White, and 8% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kalaheo Elementary School?
Kalaheo Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Hawaii state average of 14:1.
What grades does Kalaheo Elementary School offer ?
Kalaheo Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Kalaheo Elementary School part of?
Kalaheo Elementary School is part of Hawaii Department Of Education School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 392 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), HI Dept. of Education

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