DOE Updates 2006-2007: Native Hawaiian Performance Characteristics in Public Schools
		
District: Hawai'i
		
School Complex: Hilo
		
Student Enrollment
  Hawaiian Other
Count Percent Count Percent
2007-2008 Enrollment 2169 45 2680 55
2006-2007 Enrollment 2530 44 3245 56
* Student enrollment data are released one year before the results of standardized tests,
which are administered later in the school year.

 

Student Data on Special Education and Lunch Status (column percentages, unless otherwise noted)
  Hawaiian Other
Column % Row % Column % Row %
Special Education Yes 20 61 10 39
No 80 41 90 59
Lunch Status Free or Reduced 60 54 41 46
Regular 40 34 59 66
Participation in the free and reduced-priced lunch program is one measure of students' socioeconomic status.
Figures are shown as percentage within ethnicity and percentage within each status.

 

Standardized test scores, school year 2006-2007
  Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7 Grade 8 Grade 10
Hawaiian Other Hawaiian Other Hawaiian Other Hawaiian Other Hawaiian Other Hawaiian Other Hawaiian Other
Terra Nova - Math                            
Below Average 38 30 41 20 33 26 45 25 41 23 28 15 49 28
Average 51 55 46 55 55 44 50 49 54 60 63 51 40 40
Above Average 11 15 13 25 13 31 5 26 5 17 9 34 11 32
Terra Nova - Reading                            
Below Average 37 31 33 14 31 22 32 19 48 24 33 12 39 24
Average 51 51 55 57 62 52 61 60 46 53 60 59 57 55
Above Average 11 18 12 29 7 26 7 22 6 23 7 29 4 21
HSA Math Standards                            
Below or approaches 68 59 71 47 79 55 80 54 82 60 85 61 92 68
Meets or exceeds 32 41 29 53 21 45 20 46 18 40 15 39 8 32
HSA Reading Standards                            
Below or approaches 55 39 64 38 56 38 64 35 55 31 45 26 53 35
Meets or exceeds 45 61 36 63 44 62 36 65 45 69 55 74 47 65
* Data not disclosed when any cell is equal to zero percent
Below average = stanine score of 1-3 (normal distribution: 23%)
Average = stanine score of 4-6 (normal distribution: 54%)
Above average = stanine score of 7-9 (normal distribution: 23%)

DOE Updates 2006-2007: Native Hawaiian Performance Characteristics in Public Schools
		
District: Hawai'i
		
School Complex: Hilo