Niihau High & Elementary School

Niihau High & Elementary School serves 14 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.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Hawaii state level of 14:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 14 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), HI Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Niihau High & Elementary School's student population of 14 students has grown by 55% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
14 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Niihau High & Elementary School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.80. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (HI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
<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)
(12-13)
<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 Ratio
7:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Niihau High & Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
26%
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
n/a
18%
Black
n/a
1%
White
n/a
11%
Hawaiian
100%
26%
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 2021-22 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
18%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in HI.
Diversity Score
0.00
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.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Niihau High & Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
14%
11%
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.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), HI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Niihau High & Elementary School often compared to?
Niihau High & Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Admiral Arthur W Radford High School, Kanuikapono - Pcs by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 59% HI state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 72% HI state average).
How many students attend Niihau High & Elementary School?
14 students attend Niihau High & Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
100% of Niihau High & Elementary School students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Niihau High & Elementary School?
Niihau High & Elementary School has a student ration of 7:1, which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 14:1.
What grades does Niihau High & Elementary School offer ?
Niihau High & Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-12
What school district is Niihau High & Elementary School part of?
Niihau High & Elementary School is part of Hawaii Department Of Education School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 14 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), HI Dept. of Education

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