Matafao Elementary School serves 490 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the American Samoa state average of 100% (majority Asian).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 490 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AS Dept. of Education

School Overview

Matafao Elementary School's student population of 490 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
490 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers (97-98)
29 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Matafao Elementary School is 0.06, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.01. 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 (AS)
Student : Teacher Ratio
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
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Black
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White
1%
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Hawaiian
97%
99%
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Two or more races
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.06
This chart display the diversity score of Matafao Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of American Samoa by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
98%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 490 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AS Dept. of Education

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