94-1091 Oli Lp
Waipahu, HI 96797
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Kanoelani Elementary School serves 790 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Kanoelani 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 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Hawaii state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Kanoelani Elementary School's student population of 790 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
790 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Kanoelani 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 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Kanoelani Elementary School is 0.74, 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 Data
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State Level (HI)
Overall Testing Rank
#28 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)
71%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
34%
29%
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Hispanic
24%
14%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
2%
12%
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Hawaiian
11%
29%
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Two or more races
29%
14%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.74
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 790 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in HI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.74 (Top 50%)

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