PROFICIENCY 25% 47% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%Captain Cook

Hookena Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Hawaii Department of Education" in Captain Cook, HI. There are a total of 111 students and 8 teachers at Hookena Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1.

Hookena Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 25.0%, which is 47% lower than the Hawaii average.

Hookena Elementary School location


Student/Teacher ratio14:1


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 Hookena Elementary 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

3< 50%
4< 50%
5< 50%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

3< 50%
4< 50%
5< 50%
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.

Hookena Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

White 21.3% 13.7% 13.7% 51.1%
Black 1.3% 2.1% 2.1% 15.9%
Asian 2.5% 31.9% 31.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 4.4% 9.7% 9.7% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.5% 0.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 60.6% 32.0% 32.0% 0.4%
Multiracial 10.0% 10.1% 10.1% 3.1%

Captain Cook demographics profile

StatisticCaptain CookHawaiiNational
Population density (sq mi)34122091
Median age36.938.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%57%55%
Speak English70%74%79%
Speak Spanish1%2%13%

Education level achieved in Captain Cook

IndexCaptain CookHawaiiNational
Completed 8th grade92.7%89.8%84.3%
Completed high school92.7%89.0%83.0%
Completed some college59.5%63.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree38.0%41.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.3%31.4%30.3%
Completed masters11.3%10.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.4%3.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.4%1.3%
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Source: The Hookena Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.