Waimea Elementary School



Waimea Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Waimea Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 19
K 108
1 97
2 92
3 72
4 95
5 88
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Waimea Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Kamuela, HI in the Hawaii Department of Education School District. It enrolls 571 students in grades 1st through 12th. Waimea Elementary School is the 74th largest public school in Hawaii and the 15,368th largest nationally. It has 15.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 571
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 36
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,368th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Hawaii: 74th out of 205
Student/Teacher Rank in Hawaii: 101st out of 205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Hawaii: 71st out of 205

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Waimea Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 321
(56%)
65,387
(52%)
 Female 250
(44%)
60,045
(48%)

Waimea Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Pacific Islander 320
(56%)
41,333
(33%)
 Asian 89
(16%)
37,773
(30%)
 White 55
(10%)
18,294
(15%)
 Hispanic 51
(9%)
12,011
(10%)
 Two or More 51
(9%)
12,732
(10%)
 Black 3
(1%)
2,669
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
620
(0%)

Waimea Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 334
(58%)
52,408
(42%)
 Not Eligible 182
(32%)
59,379
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 55
(10%)
13,645
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 205 ranked schools in Hawaii, Waimea Elementary School is ranked 45th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Waimea Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.1%) 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.

Waimea Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 648
2006 673
2007 644
2008 604
2009 645
2010 585
2011 609
2012 571

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.5
2006 17.3
2007 16.7
2008 16.1
2009 15.7
2010 14.4
2011 17.4
2012 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.53395061728395
2006 0.4591381872214
2007 0.4332298136646
2008 0.47847682119205
2009 0.57519379844961
2010 0.62051282051282
2011 0.65845648604269
2012 0.68126094570928

Compare Waimea 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 68.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Waimea Elementary School
Kamuela, HI
Public PK - 05 571 15.9:1  
Parker School
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Private KG - 12 251 10:1 1 miles
Waimea Middle - Pccs
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Public 06 - 08 273 12.7:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 12 236 10.7:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 06 389 16.2:1 14 miles
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Public 06 - 08 180 12.9:1 17 miles
Kohala Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 412 16.5:1 19 miles
Paauilo Elementary & Intermediate School
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Public PK - 09 232 15.5:1 20 miles
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Private KG - 07 114 11:1 31 miles
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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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