Nanakuli Elementary School

89-778 Haleakala Ave
Waianae, HI 96792
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Nanakuli Elementary School serves 430 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Nanakuli Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 28% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Hawaii state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Nanakuli Elementary School's student population of 430 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students430 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Nanakuli Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Nanakuli 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 Nanakuli Elementary School is 0.40, 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
#214 out of 289 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
29%
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Hispanic
17%
14%
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Black
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Nanakuli Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
1%
12%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Nanakuli Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
76%
29%
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Two or more races
4%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.400.79
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nanakuli 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 and middle school to Nanakuli Elementary School is Nanakuli High & Intermediate School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nanaikapono Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waianae Nanakuli High & Intermediate School Math: 11% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 1,032 student
    0.4 miles
    89-980 Nanakuli Ave
    Waianae, HI 96792
    (808) 668-5823
    0.4 7-12 1,032
  • Waianae Nanaikapono Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 787 students
    0.5 miles
    89-153 Mano Ave
    Waianae, HI 96792
    (808) 668-5800
    0.5 PK-6 787
  • Waianae Ka Waihona O Ka Naauao - New Century Pcs Charter School
    Math: 21% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 653 students
    0.8 miles
    89-195 Farrington Hwy
    Waianae, HI 96792
    (808) 620-9030
    0.8 K-8 653
  • Waianae Maili Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 827 students
    3.3 miles
    87-360 Kulaaupuni St
    Waianae, HI 96792
    (808) 697-7150
    3.3 PK-6 827
  • Kapolei Mauka Lani Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 626 students
    4.0 miles
    92-1300 Panana St
    Kapolei, HI 96707
    (808) 672-1100
    4 PK-5 626

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