Kahakai Elementary School



Kahakai Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kahakai Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 7
K 142
1 106
2 86
3 87
4 92
5 106
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Kahakai Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Kailua-kona, HI in the Hawaii Department of Education School District. It enrolls 626 students in grades 1st through 12th. Kahakai Elementary School is the 59th largest public school in Hawaii and the 11,608th largest nationally. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 626
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 38
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,608th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Hawaii: 59th out of 205
Student/Teacher Rank in Hawaii: 127th out of 205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Hawaii: 59th out of 205

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Kahakai Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 322
(51%)
65,387
(52%)
 Female 304
(49%)
60,045
(48%)

Kahakai Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Pacific Islander 239
(38%)
41,333
(33%)
 White 143
(23%)
18,294
(15%)
 Asian 134
(21%)
37,773
(30%)
 Hispanic 83
(13%)
12,011
(10%)
 Black 10
(2%)
2,669
(2%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
12,732
(10%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
620
(0%)

Kahakai Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 363
(58%)
52,408
(42%)
 Not Eligible 204
(33%)
59,379
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 59
(9%)
13,645
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 205 ranked schools in Hawaii, Kahakai Elementary School is ranked 36th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Kahakai Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (67.4%) 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.

Kahakai Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 623
2006 569
2007 562
2008 614
2009 602
2010 613
2011 623
2012 626

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 16.5
2007 16.8
2008 18.9
2009 18.2
2010 18
2011 17.8
2012 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48796147672552
2006 0.42706502636204
2007 0.41637010676157
2008 0.51954397394137
2009 0.51162790697674
2010 0.56933115823817
2011 0.65971107544141
2012 0.6741214057508

Compare Kahakai Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,447.4% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 67.4%
 

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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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