Kauai High School

  • Kauai High School serves 1,134 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the HI average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 87%.
  • Kauai High School operates within the Hawaii Department Of Education School District.
  • Hawaii Department Of Education School District's 75% graduation rate is equal to the HI state average of 75%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1134 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,134 students
Kauai High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Kauai High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
Kauai High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeKauai High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(HI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Kauai High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
45%
31%
Kauai High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
3%
11%
Kauai High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
n/a
2%
Kauai High School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
16%
13%
Kauai High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
27%
31%
Kauai High School Hawaiian Students (2011-2015)
Two or more races
9%
11%
Kauai High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsKauai High 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.
0.700.77
Kauai High 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.
26%
40%
Kauai High 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.
8%
10%
Kauai High 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 district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 76% 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)
Graduation Rate75%75%
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Graduation Rate (1999-2015)
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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