Kekaha Elementary School

8140 Kekaha Rd
Kekaha, HI 96752
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Kekaha Elementary School serves 341 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Kekaha Elementary School 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower 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 89% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

School Overview

Kekaha Elementary School's student population of 341 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students341 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Kekaha Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Kekaha Elementary School is 0.75, 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
#223 out of 289 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
23%
29%
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Hispanic
18%
14%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
11%
12%
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Hawaiian
40%
29%
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Two or more races
7%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.750.79
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
9%
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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, middle school and elementary school to Kekaha Elementary School is Ke Kula Niihau O Kekaha Learning Center - A Laboratory Pcs (0.0 miles away)
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