Kapolei Elementary School

91-1119 Kamaaha Lp
Kapolei, HI 96707
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Kapolei Elementary School serves 864 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Kapolei Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 59% (which is higher 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 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Kapolei Elementary School's student population of 864 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students864 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

Kapolei Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Kapolei Elementary School is 0.77, 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
#76 out of 289 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
19%
29%
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Hispanic
23%
14%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
4%
12%
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Hawaiian
30%
29%
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Two or more races
23%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.770.79
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kapolei 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 Kapolei Elementary School is Kapolei High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kapolei Middle School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kapolei Kapolei High School Math: 20% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,035 students
    0.4 miles
    91-5007 Kapolei Pkwy
    Kapolei, HI 96707
    (808) 692-8200
    0.4 9-12 2,035
  • Kapolei Kapolei Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,521 student
    0.5 miles
    91-5335 Kapolei Pkwy
    Kapolei, HI 96707
    (808) 693-7025
    0.5 6-8 1,521
  • Kapolei Hookele Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 738 students
    0.7 miles
    91-511 Kunehi St
    Kapolei, HI 96707
    (808) 687-9465
    0.7 PK-5 738
  • Waipahu Hawaii Technology Academy - Pcs Charter School
    Math: 44% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-12 | 1,111 student
    1.0 miles
    94-450 Mokuola St
    Waipahu, HI 96797
    (808) 676-5444
    1 K-12 1,111
  • Kapolei Barbers Point Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 532 students
    1.5 miles
    3001 Boxer Rd
    Kapolei, HI 96707
    (808) 673-7400
    1.5 PK-5 532

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