DOE Updates 2006-2007: Native Hawaiian Performance Characteristics in Public Schools
		
CONNECTIONS PCS
		
District: HAWAI'I
School Complex: Hilo
		
Student Enrollment
  Hawaiian Other
Count Percent Count Percent
2007-2008 Enrollment 94 27 254 73
2006-2007 Enrollment 94 26 267 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 27 61 6 39
No 73 22 94 78
Lunch Status Free or Reduced 56 26 55 74
Regular 44 26 45 74
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 30 n/a 12 n/a 14 33 21 n/a 37 n/a 13 n/a 31
Average n/a 55 n/a 64 n/a 45 56 58 n/a 57 n/a 63 n/a 56
Above Average n/a 15 n/a 24 n/a 41 11 21 n/a 7 n/a 23 n/a 13
Terra Nova - Reading                            
Below Average n/a 20 n/a 8 n/a 14 22 5 40 20 54 3 n/a 19
Average n/a 25 n/a 56 n/a 27 67 68 50 50 31 67 n/a 69
Above Average n/a 55 n/a 36 n/a 59 11 26 10 30 15 30 n/a 13
HSA Math Standards                            
Below or approaches n/a 55 n/a 60 80 41 78 63 91 73 n/a 93 50 82
Meets or exceeds n/a 45 n/a 40 20 59 22 37 9 27 n/a 7 50 18
HSA Reading Standards                            
Below or approaches 33 20 n/a 24 20 23 78 42 36 30 46 13 50 24
Meets or exceeds 67 80 n/a 76 80 77 22 58 64 70 54 87 50 76
* 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
		
CONNECTIONS PCS
		
District: HAWAI'I
School Complex: Hilo