About This School
Kau High & Pahala Elementary School did not make AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Hawaii in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Kau High & Pahala Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Kau High & Pahala Elementary School had 11 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Hawaii average is 16 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about Kau High & Pahala Elementary School's students and teachers. more
|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|Naalehu Elementary & Intermediate School 12.8 miles||n/a|
|Volcano School of Arts & Sciences - A Community PC 23.8 miles|
|Hookena Elementary School 29.1 miles|
|Honaunau Elementary School 31.4 miles|
|Keonepoko Elementary School 33.9 miles|
Enrollment (2011)Total: 525
Student Economic Level (2011)In 2011, Kau High & Pahala Elementary School had 77% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Hawaii had 47% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Hawaii Department of Education District Spending
In 2011, Kau High & Pahala Elementary School had 11 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Hawaii average is 16 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in Hawaii Department of Education School District
About the HSA
What is it?
The Hawaii State Assessment (HSA) are annual tests used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students are assessed in reading and math in grades 3 through 8 and 10.
How is it Scored?
Students are scored at four levels: well below proficiency, approaches proficiency, meets proficiency or exceeds proficiency. The goal is for students to meet or exceed the proficiency level.