Kapalama Elementary School



Kapalama Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kapalama Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 8
K 110
1 119
2 112
3 101
4 117
5 112
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Kapalama Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Honolulu, HI in the Hawaii Department of Education School District. It enrolls 679 students in grades 1st through 12th. Kapalama Elementary School is the 45th largest public school in Hawaii and the 8,625th largest nationally. It has 18.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 679
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 37
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,625th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Hawaii: 45th out of 205
Student/Teacher Rank in Hawaii: 187th out of 205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Hawaii: 65th out of 205

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Kapalama Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 354
(52%)
65,387
(52%)
 Female 325
(48%)
60,045
(48%)

Kapalama Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 454
(67%)
37,773
(30%)
 Pacific Islander 136
(20%)
41,333
(33%)
 Two or More 49
(7%)
12,732
(10%)
 Hispanic 29
(4%)
12,011
(10%)
 White 9
(1%)
18,294
(15%)
 Black 2
(0%)
2,669
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
620
(0%)

Kapalama Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 294
(43%)
52,408
(42%)
 Not Eligible 260
(38%)
59,379
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 125
(18%)
13,645
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 205 ranked schools in Hawaii, Kapalama Elementary School is ranked 39th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Kapalama Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (61.7%) is slightly 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.

Kapalama Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 734
2006 625
2007 637
2008 675
2009 696
2010 674
2011 693
2012 679

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.1
2006 17.1
2007 17
2008 18.2
2009 19.1
2010 18.2
2011 18.7
2012 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.53405994550409
2006 0.536
2007 0.5243328100471
2008 0.56592592592593
2009 0.57040229885057
2010 0.56528189910979
2011 0.5974025974026
2012 0.61708394698085

Compare Kapalama Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,447.4% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 61.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 679 18.4:1  
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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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