Pohakea Elementary School



Pohakea Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pohakea Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 8
K 78
1 80
2 74
3 91
4 95
5 89
6 83
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Pohakea Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Ewa Beach, HI in the Hawaii Department of Education School District. It enrolls 598 students in grades 1st through 12th. Pohakea Elementary School is the 66th largest public school in Hawaii and the 13,423rd largest nationally. It has 18.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 598
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,423rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Hawaii: 66th out of 205
Student/Teacher Rank in Hawaii: 187th out of 205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Hawaii: 90th out of 205

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Pohakea Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 308
(52%)
65,387
(52%)
 Female 290
(48%)
60,045
(48%)

Pohakea Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 234
(39%)
37,773
(30%)
 Pacific Islander 202
(34%)
41,333
(33%)
 Hispanic 62
(10%)
12,011
(10%)
 Two or More 55
(9%)
12,732
(10%)
 White 26
(4%)
18,294
(15%)
 Black 19
(3%)
2,669
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
620
(0%)

Pohakea Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 282
(47%)
52,408
(42%)
 Not Eligible 237
(40%)
59,379
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 79
(13%)
13,645
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 205 ranked schools in Hawaii, Pohakea Elementary School is ranked 56th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pohakea Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.4%) is slightly higher than the state average of 52.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Pohakea Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 559
2006 536
2007 499
2008 542
2009 555
2010 573
2011 576
2012 598

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 15.5
2007 15.6
2008 15.9
2009 15
2010 14.7
2011 15.8
2012 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65116279069767
2006 0.65858208955224
2007 0.57114228456914
2008 0.61623616236162
2009 0.6018018018018
2010 0.59685863874346
2011 0.60243055555556
2012 0.60367892976589

Compare Pohakea Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,447.4% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 60.4%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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