Makaha Elementary School



Makaha Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Makaha Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 6
K 96
1 102
2 104
3 93
4 87
5 88
6 70
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Makaha Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Waianae, HI in the Hawaii Department of Education School District. It enrolls 646 students in grades 1st through 12th. Makaha Elementary School is the 52nd largest public school in Hawaii and the 10,368th largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 646
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 43
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,368th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Hawaii: 52nd out of 205
Student/Teacher Rank in Hawaii: 65th out of 205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Hawaii: 40th out of 205

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Makaha Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 329
(51%)
60,045
(48%)
 Male 317
(49%)
65,387
(52%)

Makaha Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Pacific Islander 443
(69%)
41,333
(33%)
 Hispanic 90
(14%)
12,011
(10%)
 Asian 42
(7%)
37,773
(30%)
 White 38
(6%)
18,294
(15%)
 Two or More 21
(3%)
12,732
(10%)
 Black 8
(1%)
2,669
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
620
(0%)

Makaha Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 503
(78%)
52,408
(42%)
 Not Eligible 96
(15%)
59,379
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 47
(7%)
13,645
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 205 ranked schools in Hawaii, Makaha Elementary School is ranked 17th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Makaha Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.1%) 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.

Makaha Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 603
2006 572
2007 548
2008 576
2009 584
2010 598
2011 612
2012 646

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.5
2006 14.3
2007 15.7
2008 15.2
2009 13.6
2010 13.9
2011 14.6
2012 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.80099502487562
2006 0.72552447552448
2007 0.73722627737226
2008 0.78819444444444
2009 0.81164383561644
2010 0.84113712374582
2011 0.84150326797386
2012 0.85139318885449

Compare Makaha Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,447.4% 14.5:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 85.1%
 

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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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