Kealakehe High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
12.8
Math Proficiency
2.6
Reading Proficiency
2.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,541 Students
  • 84 Teachers

Kealakehe High School
745000 PUOHULIHULI ST
KAILUA-KONA, HI 96740

Phone: (808) 327-4300

District: Hawaii Public Schools

Overview

At Kealakehe High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Kealakehe High School is 22 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 74 percent. Kealakehe High School is 1 of 49 high schools in the Hawaii Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,541
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 74%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 48%
Full-Time Teachers 84

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 75%
Proficient in Math 59%
College Readiness Index 12.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 49
Total Students 55,134
Proficient in Reading (district average) 69%
Proficient in Math (district average) 41%
College Readiness (district average) 14.4

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Nearby Schools

Kealakehe High School is 1 of 49 schools in the Hawaii Public Schools.

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