Kalani High School

  • Kalani High School serves 1,383 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Kalani High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Hawaii state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 88%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Kalani High School's student population of 1,383 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,383 students
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Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kalani High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 288 schools in Hawaii (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kalani High School is 0.57, 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 School Rank (16-17)#55 out of 288 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kalani High 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
63%
29%
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Hispanic
4%
14%
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Black
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kalani High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
8%
12%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kalani High School and the percentage of White public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
13%
29%
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Two or more races
12%
14%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kalani High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in HI.
Diversity Score0.570.79
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Graduation Rate
91%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kalani High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kalani High 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

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