41-054 Ehukai St
Waimanalo, HI 96795
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Malama Honua Charter School serves 170 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Malama Honua Charter 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 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 89% (majority Asian).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 170 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in HI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), HI Dept. of Education

School Overview

Malama Honua Charter School's student population of 170 students has grown by 100% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 175% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
170 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Malama Honua Charter 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 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Malama Honua Charter School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.80. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (HI)
Overall Testing Rank
#219 out of 289 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
27%
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Hispanic
19%
17%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
15%
11%
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Hawaiian
55%
27%
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Two or more races
10%
17%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), HI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 170 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), HI Dept. of Education

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