Niihau High & Elementary School

  • Niihau High & Elementary School serves 9 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 59%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 72%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Niihau High & 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 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Hawaii state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Niihau High & Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Hawaii for:

School Overview

  • Niihau High & Elementary School's student population of 9 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students9 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Niihau High & Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Niihau High & Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 285 schools in Hawaii (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Niihau High & Elementary School is 0.00, 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 School Rank (12-13)#252 out of 285 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Niihau High & Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Niihau High & Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio5:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
29%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Niihau High & Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
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14%
Black
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2%
White
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12%
Hawaiian
100%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Niihau High & Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Niihau High & Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in HI.
Diversity Score0.000.79
This chart display the diversity score of Niihau High & Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Niihau High & Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2012-13 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

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