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4680 Kalanianaole Hwy

Honolulu, HI 96821

(808) 377-7744

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,240

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Kalani High School

Kalani High School is an average school. There are great teachers that really help out the students and some that are not. In addition, the teachers have really bad favoritism that make students not learn that well. Also, the principal doesn't treat his students well. He has favoritism over the students ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/29/14

Former student of Kalani and i have to somewhat agree with some things people rated. There are some great teachers, but if there is no care behind the teaching, then ultimately the student does suffers. It's not just up to the teachers to teach. Its, also up to the students to want to learn. Ultimately, ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/16/11

High quality education and dedicated teachers. Safe atmosphere and competitive academics. Even their football team is getting better! Kalani has been a good experience for my son, who is a mainland transfer student.

Posted by a parent on 10/18/10

Out of all the public schools, I believe the best the Hawaiian public schools could get would be way below average. However, since this is one of the better schools in Hawaii is why it would be commended. Teachers are great, and education O.K. but I believe Kalani needs to hire teachers with enthusiasm. ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/09/10

The teachers dont teach... Plain and simple

Posted by a parent on 10/14/09

Great Science department, and Awesome Marching Band

Posted by a parent on 10/10/09

I am a current student of kalani and absolutely love it :) oustanding teachers and supporting staff, they are a student-centered school and really care about the child's success. The sports are exceptional (well atleast the ones i do).. (Crosscountry, soccer, track)... mmm... marching band is also ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/02/08

My son went to Kalani and received an excellent education. He has gone thru undergraduate and is starting graduate school. His pre-college schooling at Kalani prepared him well.

Posted by a parent on 07/08/08

Many new teachers this year, some of them are excellent, a few are not as good. However, the good thing about young new teachers is that they are more accepting of changing direction and moving ahead compared to the 'stuck in the muc' type of teacher who resist change and thus resist improvement.

Posted by a parent on 05/27/08

Its not like DODDS Standards. They are balanced. this public school is large and hard to teach newcoers to adapt to this school. The education ranked 50 of 50 avg. in U.S. Public States.

Posted by a student on 11/18/07

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Test scores for Kalani High School

HSA* Test Scores

Grade Level: 10

Test Year: 2010
Kalani High School
Hawaii Department Of Education
* In 2009-2010 Hawaii used the Hawaii State Assessment (HSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math. The HSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Hawaii. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.

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Honolulu schools — Kalani High School is located at 4680 Kalanianaole Hwy, Honolulu HI 96821. 4680 Kalanianaole Hwy is in the 96821 ZIP code in Honolulu, HI The school district for Kalani High School is the Hawaii Department Of Education. Kalani High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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