DOE Updates 2006-2007: Native Hawaiian Performance Characteristics in Public Schools
		
State of Hawaii
		
Student Enrollment
  Hawaiian Other
Count Percent Count Percent
2007-2008 Enrollment 49299 28 129541 72
2006-2007 Enrollment 56573 26 160554 74
* 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 16 38 9 62
No 84 25 91 75
Lunch Status Free or Reduced 52 36 33 64
Regular 48 20 67 80
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 31 23 32 20 30 20 37 23 35 22 32 21 34 21
Average 55 56 53 51 54 52 51 52 57 57 58 56 49 45
Above Average 13 21 15 29 16 28 12 25 8 21 10 23 16 33
Terra Nova - Reading                            
Below Average 33 24 32 20 29 19 30 19 38 26 29 18 29 20
Average 54 53 57 58 59 59 65 66 53 53 63 62 62 60
Above Average 13 23 10 22 11 23 5 15 9 21 8 20 9 20
HSA Math Standards                            
Below or approaches 61 48 66 48 72 56 74 56 76 58 86 70 86 66
Meets or exceeds 39 52 34 52 28 44 26 44 24 42 14 30 14 34
HSA Reading Standards                            
Below or approaches 48 35 60 42 50 36 58 40 51 33 52 35 46 31
Meets or exceeds 52 65 40 58 50 64 42 60 49 67 48 65 54 69
* 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
		
State of Hawaii