Naalehu Elementary School

95-5545 Mamalahoa Hwy
Naalehu, HI 96772
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Naalehu Elementary School serves 359 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Naalehu Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Hawaii state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Placements

Naalehu Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Hawaii for:

School Overview

Naalehu Elementary School's student population of 359 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students359 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Naalehu Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Naalehu Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Naalehu Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Naalehu Elementary School is 0.57, 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
#287 out of 289 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
7%
29%
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Hispanic
12%
14%
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Black
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Naalehu Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
7%
12%
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Hawaiian
63%
29%
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Two or more races
11%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.570.79
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Naalehu Elementary 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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Naalehu Elementary School is Kau High & Pahala Elementary School (11.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Ka'u Learning Academy - Pcs (4.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Naalehu Ka'u Learning Academy - Pcs Charter School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-7 | 79 students
    4.0 miles
    94-1581 Kaulua Circle
    Naalehu, HI 96772
    (808) 498-0761
    4 3-7 79
  • Pahala Kau High & Pahala Elementary School Math: 11% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 482 students
    11.7 miles
    96-3150 Pikake St
    Pahala, HI 96777
    (808) 928-2088
    11.7 PK-12 482
  • Captain Cook Hookena Elementary School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 111 students
    29.6 miles
    86-4355 Mamalahoa Hwy
    Captain Cook, HI 96704
    (808) 328-2710
    29.6 PK-5 111
  • Captain Cook Honaunau Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 139 students
    33.2 miles
    83-5360 Mamalahoa Hwy
    Captain Cook, HI 96704
    (808) 328-2727
    33.2 PK-5 139
  • Volcano Volcano School Of Arts & Sciences - A Community Pcs Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 190 students
    33.3 miles
    99-128 Old Volcano Rd
    Volcano, HI 96785
    (808) 985-9800
    33.3 PK-8 190

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