Konawaena Elementary School

81-901 Onouli Rd
Kealakekua, HI 96750
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Konawaena Elementary School serves 524 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Konawaena Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (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 48% (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 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Konawaena Elementary School's student population of 524 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students524 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Konawaena 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 Konawaena Elementary School is 0.78, 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
#131 out of 289 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
15%
29%
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Hispanic
25%
14%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
15%
12%
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Hawaiian
31%
29%
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Two or more races
14%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.780.79
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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 Konawaena Elementary School is Ke Kula O Ehunuikaimalino (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kona Pacific - Pcs (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kealakekua Kona Pacific - Pcs Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 216 students
    0.0 miles
    79-7595 Mamalahoa Hwy
    Kealakekua, HI 96750
    (808) 322-4900
    0 K-8 216
  • Kealakekua Ke Kula O Ehunuikaimalino Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 210 students
    0.3 miles
    81-1041 Konawaena School Rd
    Kealakekua, HI 96750
    (808) 323-1900
    0.3 PK-12 210
  • Kealakekua Konawaena High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 832 students
    0.3 miles
    81-1043 Konawaena School Rd
    Kealakekua, HI 96750
    (808) 323-4500
    0.3 9-12 832
  • Kealakekua Konawaena Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 632 students
    0.4 miles
    81-1045 Konawaena School Rd
    Kealakekua, HI 96750
    (808) 323-4566
    0.4 6-8 632
  • Captain Cook Honaunau Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 139 students
    4.7 miles
    83-5360 Mamalahoa Hwy
    Captain Cook, HI 96704
    (808) 328-2727
    4.7 PK-5 139

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