Olomana School

  • Olomana School serves 69 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Olomana 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Hawaii state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 88%.

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School Overview

  • Olomana School's student population of 69 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students69 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Olomana School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 288 schools in Hawaii (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has increased from 3:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Olomana School is 0.54, 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 (16-17)#271 out of 288 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
1%
29%
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Hispanic
18%
14%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
4%
12%
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Hawaiian
64%
29%
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Two or more races
13%
14%
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Diversity Score0.540.79
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Graduation Rate20-29%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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

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