Palolo Elementary School

2106 10th Ave
Honolulu, HI 96816
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Palolo Elementary School serves 277 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Palolo 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 35-39% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower 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

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

School Overview

Palolo Elementary School's student population of 277 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students277 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Palolo 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 Palolo Elementary School is 0.42, 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
#189 out of 289 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
29%
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Hispanic
8%
14%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
1%
12%
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Hawaiian
75%
29%
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Two or more races
11%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.420.79
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Palolo Elementary School is Anuenue School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Honolulu Anuenue School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 455 students
    0.3 miles
    2528 10th Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808) 733-8465
    0.3 PK-12 455
  • Honolulu William P Jarrett Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 256 students
    0.4 miles
    1903 Palolo Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808) 733-4888
    0.4 6-8 256
  • Honolulu Aliiolani Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 219 students
    1.2 miles
    1240 7th Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808) 733-4750
    1.2 PK-5 219
  • Honolulu Mayor John H Wilson Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 580 students
    1.3 miles
    4945 Kilauea Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808) 733-4740
    1.3 PK-5 580
  • Honolulu Noelani Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-5 | 474 students
    1.3 miles
    2655 Woodlawn Dr
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808) 988-1858
    1.3 PK-5 474

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