King Kekaulike High School

121 Kula Hwy
Makawao, HI 96768
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
King Kekaulike High School serves 1,088 students in grades 9-12.
King Kekaulike High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 65-69% (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 68% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Placements

King Kekaulike High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Hawaii for:

School Overview

King Kekaulike High School's student population of 1,088 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,088 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

King Kekaulike High 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 Kekaulike High 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
#108 out of 289 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
18%
29%
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Hispanic
8%
14%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
32%
12%
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Hawaiian
34%
29%
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Two or more races
6%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.750.79
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Graduation Rate
85%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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 Kekaulike High School is Kihei Charter School (8.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Samuel Enoka Kalama Intermediate School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Makawao Samuel Enoka Kalama Intermediate School Math: 27% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 856 students
    1.1 miles
    120 Makani Rd
    Makawao, HI 96768
    (808) 573-8735
    1.1 6-8 856
  • Makawao Pukalani Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 416 students
    1.4 miles
    2945 Iolani St
    Makawao, HI 96768
    (808) 573-8760
    1.4 PK-5 416
  • Makawao Makawao Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 553 students
    2.4 miles
    3542 Baldwin Ave
    Makawao, HI 96768
    (808) 573-8770
    2.4 PK-5 553
  • Kula Kula Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 439 students
    3.7 miles
    5000 Kula Hwy
    Kula, HI 96790
    (808) 876-7610
    3.7 PK-5 439
  • Paia Paia Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 408 students
    5.0 miles
    955 Baldwin Ave
    Paia, HI 96779
    (808) 579-2100
    5 PK-5 408

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