Kalihi Waena Elementary School



Kalihi Waena Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kalihi Waena Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 3
K 55
1 80
2 117
3 117
4 99
5 113
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Kalihi Waena Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Honolulu, HI in the Hawaii Department of Education School District. It enrolls 584 students in grades 1st through 12th. Kalihi Waena Elementary School is the 73rd largest public school in Hawaii and the 14,426th largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 584
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,426th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Hawaii: 73rd out of 205
Student/Teacher Rank in Hawaii: 87th out of 205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Hawaii: 63rd out of 205

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Kalihi Waena Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 325
(56%)
65,387
(52%)
 Female 259
(44%)
60,045
(48%)

Kalihi Waena Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 308
(53%)
37,773
(30%)
 Pacific Islander 227
(39%)
41,333
(33%)
 Two or More 30
(5%)
12,732
(10%)
 Hispanic 12
(2%)
12,011
(10%)
 Black 5
(1%)
2,669
(2%)
 White 2
(0%)
18,294
(15%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
620
(0%)

Kalihi Waena Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 406
(70%)
52,408
(42%)
 Not Eligible 107
(18%)
59,379
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 71
(12%)
13,645
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 205 ranked schools in Hawaii, Kalihi Waena Elementary School is ranked 23rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Kalihi Waena Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.7%) is significantly 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.

Kalihi Waena Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 563
2006 559
2007 545
2008 552
2009 556
2010 579
2011 596
2012 584

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 15.5
2007 14.7
2008 14.5
2009 15
2010 16.5
2011 16.1
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.75488454706927
2006 0.68872987477639
2007 0.74862385321101
2008 0.76992753623188
2009 0.79136690647482
2010 0.78238341968912
2011 0.8506711409396
2012 0.81678082191781

Compare Kalihi Waena Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,447.4% 14.5:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 81.7%
 

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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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