Kalaheo Elementary School

4400 Maka Rd
Kalaheo, HI 96741
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Kalaheo Elementary School serves 452 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Kalaheo Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (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 49% (which is lower 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 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Kalaheo Elementary School's student population of 452 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students452 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Kalaheo Elementary 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 Kalaheo Elementary School is 0.79, which is equal to 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
#152 out of 289 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
9%
29%
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Hispanic
25%
14%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
21%
12%
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Hawaiian
18%
29%
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Two or more races
27%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.790.79
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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 to Kalaheo Elementary School is Niihau High & Elementary School (9.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chiefess Kamakahelei Middle School (9.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Koloa Elementary School (3.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Koloa Koloa Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 381 students
    3.9 miles
    3223 Poipu Rd
    Koloa, HI 96756
    (808) 742-8460
    3.9 PK-5 381
  • Eleele Eleele Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 488 students
    4.0 miles
    4750 Uliuli Rd
    Eleele, HI 96705
    (808) 335-2111
    4 PK-5 488
  • Lihue Chiefess Kamakahelei Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 963 students
    9.1 miles
    4431 Nuhou St
    Lihue, HI 96766
    (808) 241-3200
    9.1 6-8 963
  • Waimea Niihau High & Elementary School
    Grades: PK-12 | 9 students
    9.7 miles
    C/o Waimea High School, 9707 T
    Waimea, HI 96796
    (808) 338-6800
    9.7 PK-12 9
  • Waimea Waimea High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 577 students
    9.7 miles
    9707 Tsuchiya Rd
    Waimea, HI 96796
    (808) 338-6800
    9.7 9-12 577

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