Moanalua Middle School

1289 Mahiole St
Honolulu, HI 96819
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Moanalua Middle School serves 823 students in grades 7-8.
Moanalua Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Hawaii state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Asian), which is equal to the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Placements

Moanalua Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Hawaii for:

School Overview

Moanalua Middle School's student population of 823 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students823 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

Moanalua Middle School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Moanalua Middle School is 0.74, 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
#21 out of 289 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
45%
29%
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Hispanic
11%
14%
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Black
6%
2%
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White
12%
12%
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Hawaiian
15%
29%
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Two or more races
11%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.740.79
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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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 Moanalua Middle School is Moanalua High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Moanalua Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Honolulu Moanalua Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 638 students
    0.1 miles
    1337 Mahiole St
    Honolulu, HI 96819
    (808) 831-7878
    0.1 PK-6 638
  • Honolulu Major General William R Shafter Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 471 students
    0.6 miles
    2 Fort Shafter
    Honolulu, HI 96819
    (808) 832-3560
    0.6 PK-6 471
  • Honolulu Moanalua High School Math: 42% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,942 student
    0.6 miles
    2825 Ala Ilima St
    Honolulu, HI 96819
    (808) 837-8455
    0.6 9-12 1,942
  • Honolulu Mayor Joseph J Fern Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 438 students
    1.0 miles
    1121 Middle St
    Honolulu, HI 96819
    (808) 832-3040
    1 PK-5 438
  • Honolulu Linapuni Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 147 students
    1.2 miles
    1434 Linapuni St
    Honolulu, HI 96819
    (808) 832-3303
    1.2 PK-1 147

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