DOE Updates 2006-2007: Native Hawaiian Performance Characteristics in Public Schools
		
District: Hawai'i
		
School Complex: Ka'u
		
Student Enrollment
  Hawaiian Other
Count Percent Count Percent
2007-2008 Enrollment 438 41 643 59
2006-2007 Enrollment 513 39 792 61
* 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
  Hawaiian Other
Column % Row % Column % Row %
Special Education Yes 18 50 11 50
No 82 38 89 62
Lunch Status Free or Reduced 65 43 57 57
Regular 35 34 43 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 (column percentages, unless otherwise noted)
  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 n/a 53 63 56 61 41 52 46 46 35 n/a 38 36 35
Average n/a 43 31 34 35 49 38 40 46 46 n/a 54 45 57
Above Average n/a 4 6 10 3 10 10 14 7 19 n/a 8 18 8
Terra Nova - Reading                            
Below Average 55 50 61 54 53 38 41 40 52 33 46 26 26 18
Average 42 35 35 30 41 54 55 49 41 44 50 50 61 69
Above Average 3 15 3 16 6 8 3 11 7 23 4 24 13 13
HSA Math Standards                            
Below or approaches 91 89 88 76 91 88 86 72 84 74 96 83 92 93
Meets or exceeds 9 11 13 24 9 12 14 28 16 26 4 17 8 7
HSA Reading Standards                            
Below or approaches 69 67 81 65 67 60 72 65 66 42 54 45 52 41
Meets or exceeds 31 33 19 35 33 40 28 35 34 58 46 55 48 59
* 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: Ka'u