Kealakehe Elementary School



Kealakehe Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kealakehe Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 13
K 224
1 150
2 185
3 167
4 181
5 124
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Kealakehe Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Kailua-kona, HI in the Hawaii Department of Education School District. It enrolls 1,044 students in grades 1st through 12th. Kealakehe Elementary School is the 6th largest public school in Hawaii and the 965th largest nationally. It has 15.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,044
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 65.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 965th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Hawaii: 6th out of 205
Student/Teacher Rank in Hawaii: 101st out of 205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Hawaii: 10th out of 205

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Kealakehe Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 535
(51%)
65,387
(52%)
 Female 509
(49%)
60,045
(48%)

Kealakehe Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Pacific Islander 567
(54%)
41,333
(33%)
 White 130
(12%)
18,294
(15%)
 Asian 126
(12%)
37,773
(30%)
 Two or More 115
(11%)
12,732
(10%)
 Hispanic 97
(9%)
12,011
(10%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
620
(0%)
 Black 1
(0%)
2,669
(2%)

Kealakehe Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 635
(61%)
52,408
(42%)
 Not Eligible 277
(27%)
59,379
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 132
(13%)
13,645
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 205 ranked schools in Hawaii, Kealakehe Elementary School is ranked 5th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Kealakehe Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.5%) is 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.

Kealakehe Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 969
2006 999
2007 1003
2008 960
2009 966
2010 1005
2011 1062
2012 1044

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 15.7
2007 15.8
2008 15.6
2009 16.2
2010 16.3
2011 15.5
2012 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.46130030959752
2006 0.48348348348348
2007 0.46460618145563
2008 0.5125
2009 0.60248447204969
2010 0.63283582089552
2011 0.69114877589454
2012 0.73467432950192

Compare Kealakehe Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,447.4% 14.5:1
 
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 73.5%
 

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Public PK - 05 1,044 15.9:1  
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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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