Kamalii Elementary School

180 Kealii Alanui
Kihei, HI 96753
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Kamalii Elementary School serves 496 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Kamalii Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (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 75% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Hawaii state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Kamalii Elementary School's student population of 496 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students496 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Kamalii Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Kamalii Elementary School is 0.72, 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
#18 out of 289 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
29%
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Hispanic
21%
14%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
44%
12%
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Hawaiian
8%
29%
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Two or more races
19%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.720.79
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kamalii Elementary 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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kamalii Elementary School is Kihei Charter School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lokelani Intermediate School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kihei Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kihei Kihei Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 781 students
    1.9 miles
    250 E Lipoa St
    Kihei, HI 96753
    (808) 875-6818
    1.9 PK-5 781
  • Kihei Lokelani Intermediate School Math: 40% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 591 students
    2.5 miles
    1401 Liloa Dr
    Kihei, HI 96753
    (808) 875-6800
    2.5 6-8 591
  • Kihei Kihei Charter School Charter School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 520 students
    3.7 miles
    300 Ohukai Rd, Suite 209
    Kihei, HI 96753
    (808) 875-0700
    3.7 K-12 520
  • Kula Kula Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 439 students
    8.2 miles
    5000 Kula Hwy
    Kula, HI 96790
    (808) 876-7610
    8.2 PK-5 439
  • Makawao King Kekaulike High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,088 student
    10.2 miles
    121 Kula Hwy
    Makawao, HI 96768
    (808) 573-8710
    10.2 9-12 1,088

School Reviews

5  
It is an amazing school. Everyone is very polite. Even if you used to go to the school they still remember you in there hart. All the teachers are great. They are not to hard and not to easy. I think this is a great place to recommend your child/children
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