Makakilo Elementary School

  • Makakilo Elementary School serves 499 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (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 47% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Hawaii state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 87%.

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School Overview

  • Makakilo Elementary School's student population of 499 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students499 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Makakilo Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Makakilo Elementary School is 0.79, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.78. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (HI)
Overall School Rank#117 out of 288 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Makakilo Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Makakilo Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Makakilo Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/an/a
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Makakilo Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Asian
28%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Makakilo Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
20%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Makakilo Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Makakilo Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
8%
13%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Makakilo Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
24%
30%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Makakilo Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
19%
13%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Makakilo Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Makakilo Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in HI.
Diversity Score0.790.78
This chart display the diversity score of Makakilo Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Makakilo Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Makakilo Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHawaii Department of Education School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

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