Kauai High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3577 Lala Rd
Lihue, HI 96766
Phone
(808) 274-3160
District
HAWAII DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
County
KAUAI COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1154
Classroom Teachers
69

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Hawaii

7

(10 is best)

Better than 66.7% of HI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Kauai High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
48%
44%
58%
58%
37%
29%
48%
44%
58%
58%
37%
29%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
17
15
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 294 25.5%
Grade 10 302 26.2%
Grade 11 274 23.7%
Grade 12 279 24.2%
Total 1154 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 16.4% 14.2% 14.2%
Black 0.4% 1.9% 1.9%
Hispanic 5.4% 18.0% 18.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 48.0% 32.8% 32.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 29.8% 33.2% 33.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.3% 45.9% 45.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.5% 36.5% 36.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.8% 9.4% 9.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 1,422,029 1,415,872
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 190.5 218
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.3% 17.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.7% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.3% 25.0%
65 OR OLDER 17.3% 17.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 456,782 459,424
Single Parent Households With Children 9.5% 9.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.8% 92.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 32.5% 33.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 18.6% 20.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.3% 19.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.1% 14.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.6% 16.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.7% 13.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.4% 8.9%
$15,000 or less 8.3% 8.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,373 $1,520,118,150 54.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,348 $244,729,400 8.8%
Staff $483 $87,688,650 3.2%
General Administration $72 $13,071,600 0.5%
School Administration $1,029 $186,814,950 6.7%
Operation $1,593 $289,209,150 10.4%
Transportation $348 $63,179,400 2.3%
Other $355 $64,450,250 2.3%
Total Support $5,228 $949,143,400 34.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,705 $309,542,750 11.1%
Total Expenditures $15,305 $2,778,622,750 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,386 $1,520,118,150 54.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,350 $244,729,400 8.8%
Staff $484 $87,688,650 3.2%
General Administration $72 $13,071,600 0.5%
School Administration $1,031 $186,814,950 6.7%
Operation $1,595 $289,209,150 10.4%
Transportation $349 $63,179,400 2.3%
Other $356 $64,450,250 2.3%
Total Support $5,236 $949,143,400 34.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,708 $309,542,750 11.1%
Total Expenditures $15,328 $2,778,622,750 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%