Leihoku Elementary School

86-285 Leihoku St
Waianae, HI 96792
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Leihoku Elementary School serves 896 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Leihoku 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 35% (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 40% (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 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Leihoku Elementary School's student population of 896 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students896 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Leihoku Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

Leihoku 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 Leihoku Elementary School is 0.71, 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
#215 out of 289 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
10%
29%
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Hispanic
23%
14%
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Black
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Leihoku Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
3%
12%
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Hawaiian
45%
29%
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Two or more races
18%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.710.79
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Leihoku Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 Leihoku Elementary School is Kamaile Academy Pcs (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Waianae Intermediate School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waianae Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waianae Waianae Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 519 students
    0.7 miles
    85-220 Mcarthur St
    Waianae, HI 96792
    (808) 697-7083
    0.7 PK-6 519
  • Waianae Maili Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 827 students
    1.3 miles
    87-360 Kulaaupuni St
    Waianae, HI 96792
    (808) 697-7150
    1.3 PK-6 827
  • Waianae Waianae Intermediate School Math: 16% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 942 students
    1.5 miles
    85-626 Farrington Hwy
    Waianae, HI 96792
    (808) 697-7121
    1.5 7-8 942
  • Waianae Kamaile Academy Pcs Charter School
    Math: 8% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 860 students
    1.8 miles
    85-180 Ala Akau St
    Waianae, HI 96792
    (808) 697-7110
    1.8 PK-12 860
  • Waianae Waianae High School Math: 12% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,742 student
    1.9 miles
    85-251 Farrington Hwy
    Waianae, HI 96792
    (808) 697-7017
    1.9 9-12 1,742

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