Kawaikini - Ncpcs

3-1821 J Kaumualii Hwy
Lihue, HI 96766
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Kawaikini - Ncpcs serves 155 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Kawaikini - Ncpcs placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Hawaii state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 89% (majority Asian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 155 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Top 1% in HI)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), HI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Kawaikini - Ncpcs ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Hawaii for:

School Overview

Kawaikini - Ncpcs's student population of 155 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
155 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Kawaikini - Ncpcs is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 292 schools in Hawaii (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Kawaikini - Ncpcs is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.80. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (HI)
Overall Testing Rank
#220 out of 292 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
26%
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Hispanic
19%
18%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
2%
11%
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Hawaiian
73%
26%
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Two or more races
4%
18%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.43
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Graduation Rate
(19-20)
≥50%
86%
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kawaikini - Ncpcs and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
8%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), HI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kawaikini - Ncpcs's ranking?
Kawaikini - Ncpcs is ranked #220 out of 292 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Hawaii.
What schools are Kawaikini - Ncpcs often compared to?
Kawaikini - Ncpcsis often viewed alongside schools like Ke Kula Niihau O Kekaha Learning Center, Kanuikapono - Pcs by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% HI state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% HI state average).
What is the graduation rate of Kawaikini - Ncpcs?
The graduation rate of Kawaikini - Ncpcs is 50%, which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 86%.
How many students attend Kawaikini - Ncpcs?
155 students attend Kawaikini - Ncpcs.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
73% of Kawaikini - Ncpcs students are Hawaiian, 19% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are White, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kawaikini - Ncpcs?
Kawaikini - Ncpcs has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 14:1.
What grades does Kawaikini - Ncpcs offer ?
Kawaikini - Ncpcs offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12
What school district is Kawaikini - Ncpcs part of?

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 155 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Top 1%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), HI Dept. of Education

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