Waiau Elementary School



Waiau Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Waiau Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 3
K 85
1 87
2 82
3 74
4 82
5 78
6 75
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Waiau Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Pearl City, HI in the Hawaii Department of Education School District. It enrolls 566 students in grades 1st through 12th. Waiau Elementary School is the 78th largest public school in Hawaii and the 15,762nd largest nationally. It has 15.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 566
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 36
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,762nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Hawaii: 78th out of 205
Student/Teacher Rank in Hawaii: 94th out of 205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Hawaii: 71st out of 205

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Waiau Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 283
(50%)
65,387
(52%)
 Female 283
(50%)
60,045
(48%)

Waiau Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Pacific Islander 212
(37%)
41,333
(33%)
 Asian 153
(27%)
37,773
(30%)
 Hispanic 103
(18%)
12,011
(10%)
 Two or More 64
(11%)
12,732
(10%)
 White 19
(3%)
18,294
(15%)
 Black 15
(3%)
2,669
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
620
(0%)

Waiau Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 301
(53%)
59,379
(47%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 200
(35%)
52,408
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 65
(11%)
13,645
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 205 ranked schools in Hawaii, Waiau Elementary School is ranked 88th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Waiau Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 52.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Waiau Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 616
2006 579
2007 569
2008 561
2009 574
2010 567
2011 564
2012 566

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 12.1
2007 15.4
2008 15.6
2009 15.9
2010 16.2
2011 15.7
2012 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36688311688312
2006 0.33851468048359
2007 0.37434094903339
2008 0.37254901960784
2009 0.3780487804878
2010 0.43033509700176
2011 0.43439716312057
2012 0.46819787985866

Compare Waiau Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,447.4% 14.5:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 46.8%
 
State Average 52.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 06 566 15.7:1  
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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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