59-360 Kamehameha Hwy
Haleiwa, HI 96712
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Sunset Beach Elementary School serves 443 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Sunset Beach Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Hawaii state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

School Overview

Sunset Beach Elementary School's student population of 443 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
443 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Sunset Beach Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 289 schools in Hawaii (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Sunset Beach Elementary School is 0.70, 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 Data
This School
State Level (HI)
Overall Testing Rank
#86 out of 289 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sunset Beach 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sunset Beach 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Sunset Beach Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
2%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sunset Beach Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
14%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sunset Beach Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sunset Beach Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
44%
12%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sunset Beach Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
12%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Sunset Beach Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
29%
14%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Sunset Beach Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races 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 Sunset Beach Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in HI.
Diversity Score
0.70
This chart display the diversity score of Sunset Beach Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sunset Beach Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sunset Beach 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 443 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in HI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70 (Btm 50%)

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