Waiahole Elementary School

48-215 Waiahole Valley Rd
Kaneohe, HI 96744
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Waiahole Elementary School serves 84 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Waiahole 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 ≤20% (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 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Hawaii state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Hawaii state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Waiahole Elementary School's student population of 84 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students84 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Waiahole 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 Waiahole Elementary School is 0.73, 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
#222 out of 289 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
29%
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Hispanic
24%
14%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
8%
12%
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Hawaiian
39%
29%
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Two or more races
23%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.730.79
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
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 to Waiahole Elementary School is Hakipuu Learning Center (5.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Governor Samuel Wilder King Intermediate School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kahaluu Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kaneohe Kahaluu Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 286 students
    1.8 miles
    47-280 Waihee Rd
    Kaneohe, HI 96744
    (808) 239-3101
    1.8 PK-6 286
  • Kaneohe Ahuimanu Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 308 students
    3.5 miles
    47-470 Hui Aeko Pl
    Kaneohe, HI 96744
    (808) 239-3125
    3.5 PK-6 308
  • Kaaawa Kaaawa Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 125 students
    4.5 miles
    51-296 Kamehameha Hwy
    Kaaawa, HI 96730
    (808) 237-7751
    4.5 PK-6 125
  • Kaneohe Governor Samuel Wilder King Intermediate School Math: 33% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 615 students
    4.8 miles
    46-155 Kamehameha Hwy
    Kaneohe, HI 96744
    (808) 233-5727
    4.8 7-8 615
  • Kaneohe Heeia Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 450 students
    5.2 miles
    46-202 Haiku Rd
    Kaneohe, HI 96744
    (808) 233-5677
    5.2 PK-6 450

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