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K-12 Education in Hawaii
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Education facts
State Superintendent: Kathryn Matayoshi
Number of students: 182,706[1]
Number of teachers: 11,458
Teacher/pupil ratio: 1:15.9
Number of school districts: 1
Number of schools: 287
Graduation rate: 82%[2]
Per-pupil spending: $12,004[3]
See also
Hawaii State Department of EducationList of school districts in HawaiiHawaiiSchool boards portal
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Education policy project
Public education in the United States
Public education in Hawaii
Glossary of education terms

Hawaii is home to 287 schools and 182,706 K-12 students.[4]

Quick facts

State school administrators

  • State Board of Education
    • Donald G. Horner, Chairperson at-large
    • Brian J. De Lima, Vice Chairperson
    • Wesley P. Lo, Board Member
    • Keith Amemiya, Board Member
    • Cheryl Ka'uhane Lupenui, Board Member
    • Kimberly Gennaula Hagi, Board Member
    • Nancy Jo Yamakawa Budd, Board Member
    • Jim D. Williams, Board Member
    • Charlene Cuaresma, Board Member
    • Col. Ellen Moore, Military Liaison
    • Danicia Honda, Student Member


The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Hawaii as reported in the Common Core of Data for 2011-2012.[5]

See also: Demographic information for all students in all 50 states

The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Hawaii as reported in the National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data for 2011-2012.[6]

Demographic Information for Hawaii's K-12 Public School System
Ethnicity Students State Percentage United States Percentage**
American Indian 970 0.53% 1.10%
Asian 62,521 34.22% 4.68%
African American 4,387 2.4% 15.68%
Hawaiian Nat./Pacific Isl. Students 61,959 33.91% 0.42%
Hispanic 11,758 6.44% 24.37%
White 26,081 14.27% 51.21%
Two or More 15,030 8.23% 2.54%
**Note: This is the percentage of all students in the United States that are reported to be of this ethnicity.

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: Hawaii school board elections, 2014

The only school district in Hawaii is the Hawaii State Department of Education, which does not have publicly elected school board members.

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