Kalihi Waena Elementary School

  • Kalihi Waena Elementary School serves 546 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the HI average of 16:1.
  • Kalihi Waena Elementary School operates within the Hawaii Department Of Education School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 546 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students546 students
Kalihi Waena Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Kalihi Waena Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Kalihi Waena Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeKalihi Waena Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(HI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Kalihi Waena Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
49%
31%
Kalihi Waena Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
2%
11%
Kalihi Waena Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
2%
Kalihi Waena Elementary School Black Students (1992-2013)
White
n/a
13%
Kalihi Waena Elementary School White Students (1988-2012)
Hawaiian
42%
31%
Kalihi Waena Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2011-2015)
Two or more races
7%
11%
Kalihi Waena Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsKalihi Waena Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownHI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.580.77
Kalihi Waena Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
63%
40%
Kalihi Waena Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
10%
Kalihi Waena Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Hawaii Department Of Education School District's student population of 181,230 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,882 in this district is less than the state average of $14,234. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,991 is less than the state average of $12,295. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District NameHawaii Department Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
288
n/a
Number of Students Managed181,230n/a
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$2,565 MM$2,565 MM
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$2,216 MM$2,216 MM
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,882$14,234
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,991$12,295
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

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