Leilehua High School

  • Leilehua High School serves 1,683 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Leilehua High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Hawaii state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 88%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Leilehua High School's student population of 1,683 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 114 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,683 students
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Total Classroom Teachers114 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Leilehua High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 288 schools in Hawaii (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Leilehua High School is 0.80, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#172 out of 288 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
31%
29%
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Hispanic
16%
14%
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Black
7%
2%
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White
14%
12%
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Hawaiian
24%
29%
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Two or more races
8%
14%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Leilehua High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in HI.
Diversity Score0.800.79
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Graduation Rate
80%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Leilehua High 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

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