Waimea Elementary School

  • Waimea Elementary School serves 551 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the HI average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 87%.
  • Waimea Elementary School operates within the Hawaii Department Of Education School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 551 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 551 students
Waimea Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Waimea Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Waimea Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Waimea Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (HI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 17:1
Waimea Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a n/a
Waimea Elementary School American Indian Students (2005-2011)
Asian
10%
31%
Waimea Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
9%
11%
Waimea Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
n/a
2%
Waimea Elementary School Black Students (1991-2013)
White
9%
13%
Waimea Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
54%
31%
Waimea Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
18%
11%
Waimea Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Waimea Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown HI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.66 0.36
Waimea Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
64%
40%
Waimea Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
10%
Waimea Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Hawaii Department Of Education School District's student population of 181,230 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Hawaii Department Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
288
n/a
Number of Students Managed 181,230 n/a
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,697 MM n/a
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $2,515 MM n/a
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,434 n/a
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,462 n/a
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

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