PROFICIENCY 38% 21% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #8 of 11 in Waipahu
  • Ranked #72 of 401 in Hawaii
Proficiency Averages
49%Waipahu
47%Hawaii

Honowai Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 6 and is located in the district of "Hawaii Department of Education" in Waipahu, HI. There are a total of 659 students and 44 teachers at Honowai Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1.

Honowai Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 37.5%, which is 21% lower than the Hawaii average.

Honowai Elementary School location

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students659
Teachers44
Student/Teacher ratio15:1

 

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 Honowai 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

GradeProficiency
All38%
335-39%
440-44%
535-39%
640-44%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All37%
320-24%
445-49%
535-39%
645-49%
7n/a
8n/a
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.

Honowai Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictHawaiiNational
White 2.4% 13.7% 13.7% 51.1%
Black 0.5% 2.1% 2.1% 15.9%
Asian 53.7% 31.9% 31.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 8.9% 9.7% 9.7% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.5% 0.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 28.6% 32.0% 32.0% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.8% 10.1% 10.1% 3.1%

Waipahu demographics profile

StatisticWaipahuHawaiiNational
Population41,5901,415,872328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)15,69722091
Median age37.038.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%57%55%
Speak English48%74%79%
Speak Spanish0%2%13%

Education level achieved in Waipahu

IndexWaipahuHawaiiNational
Completed 8th grade83.5%89.8%84.3%
Completed high school82.2%89.0%83.0%
Completed some college48.4%63.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree27.3%41.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.4%31.4%30.3%
Completed masters2.7%10.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.7%3.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.4%1.3%
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Source: The Honowai Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.