King Kaumualii Elementary School

4381 Hanamaulu Rd
Lihue, HI 96766
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
King Kaumualii Elementary School serves 619 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
King Kaumualii Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 53% (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 95% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

King Kaumualii Elementary School's student population of 619 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students619 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

King Kaumualii Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 King Kaumualii 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
#119 out of 289 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
27%
29%
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Hispanic
18%
14%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
5%
12%
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Hawaiian
21%
29%
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Two or more races
29%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.770.79
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
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 to King Kaumualii Elementary School is Kauai High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kawaikini Ncpcs (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elsie H Wilcox Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lihue Elsie H Wilcox Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 811 students
    1.6 miles
    4319 Hardy St
    Lihue, HI 96766
    (808) 274-3150
    1.6 PK-5 811
  • Lihue Kauai High School Math: 32% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,126 student
    2.5 miles
    3577 Lala Rd
    Lihue, HI 96766
    (808) 274-3160
    2.5 9-12 1,126
  • Lihue Kawaikini Ncpcs Charter School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 147 students
    2.5 miles
    3-1821 J Kaumualii Hwy
    Lihue, HI 96766
    (808) 632-2032
    2.5 K-12 147
  • Lihue Chiefess Kamakahelei Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 963 students
    3.1 miles
    4431 Nuhou St
    Lihue, HI 96766
    (808) 241-3200
    3.1 6-8 963
  • Kapaa Kapaa Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 586 students
    6.1 miles
    4867 Olohena Rd
    Kapaa, HI 96746
    (808) 821-4460
    6.1 6-8 586

School Reviews

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