PROFICIENCY 37% 16% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
44%Hawaii Department of Education
72%Honolulu
44%Hawaii

King David Kalakaua Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Hawaii Department of Education" in Honolulu, HI. There are a total of 988 students and 65 teachers at King David Kalakaua Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 523 free lunch students and 151 reduced lunch students.

King David Kalakaua Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 37.0%, which is 16% lower than the Hawaii average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students988
Teachers65
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch523
Reduced lunch151

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At King David Kalakaua Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All35%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
633%
734%
835-39%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All39%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
632%
740%
845-49%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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King David Kalakaua Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictHawaiiNational
Caucasian 1.0% 13.7% 13.7% 51.1%
African American 1.0% 2.1% 2.1% 15.9%
Asian 69.7% 31.9% 31.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.0% 9.7% 9.7% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.5% 0.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 25.2% 32.0% 32.0% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.8% 10.1% 10.1% 3.1%

Honolulu demographics profile

StatisticHonoluluHawaiiNational
Population349,5971,413,673318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)5,77412791
Median age40.938.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%57%55%
Speak English63%74%79%
Speak Spanish1%2%13%

Education level achieved in Honolulu

IndexHonoluluHawaiiNational
Completed 8th grade87.4%89.8%84.3%
Completed high school86.3%89.0%83.0%
Completed some college64.2%63.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree45.4%41.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors36.0%31.4%30.3%
Completed masters12.7%10.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.9%3.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.1%1.4%1.3%
Source: The King David Kalakaua Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.