School Details

Kohala Elementary School

543609 Akoni Pule Hwy, Kapaau, HI 96755
(808) 889-7100
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 & ungraded 395 students 15 students/teacher (HI avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

64%
66%
80%
71%

Hawaii State Assessment (HSA)

In 2011-2012 Hawaii used the Hawaii State Assessment (HSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math. The HSA is a standards-based test that measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Hawaii. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Hawaii Department Of Education average
  • Hawaii state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

59%
65%
69%
73%
44%
45%

Hawaii State Assessment (HSA)

In 2011-2012 Hawaii used the Hawaii State Assessment (HSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math. The HSA is a standards-based test that measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Hawaii. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Hawaii Department Of Education average
  • Hawaii state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

50%
61%
59%
72%

Hawaii State Assessment (HSA)

In 2011-2012 Hawaii used the Hawaii State Assessment (HSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math. The HSA is a standards-based test that measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Hawaii. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Hawaii Department Of Education average
  • Hawaii state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Kohala Elementary School is a public elementary school in Kapaau. 395 students attend Kohala Elementary School and identify as Hispanic, Multiracial, and Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. 65% of the 395 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Kohala Elementary School is 15:1. Waimea Country School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 9% 6%
Multiracial 5% 8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 44% 34%
Asian 27% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 23% 34%
White, non-Hispanic 18% 14%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.8% 1%
Black, non-Hispanic 0% 2%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 65% 49%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    Great Principal and office team. Very dedicated teaching staff. Very strong on being "Pono". Great outdoor hallways with natural views.

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