Strategic Plan Dynamic Report: High School Graduation

Data about the K-12 public school system in Hawai‘i aligned with the 2017-2020 Strategic Plan, Goal 1: Student Success. Information presented annually to the Board of Education to track progress to state-level targets and to review what is and isn't working. It is a public resource so all stakeholders may easily view how the public school system is doing across a range of key performance indicators. Here, high school graduation rate data.


Click the goals at right for performance metrics for each aligned with the 2017-2020 Strategic Plan.

Below, select an indicator to access data sets, starting with state-level baseline data for 2016-17, more recent performance in subsequent school years, and targets for 2020 as set forth in the Strategic PlanYou can then select Complex Areas and student subgroup categories to do a deeper dive on the data.

For business rules associated with these data sets, please refer to the Strive HI Technical Guide.

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Chronic Absenteeism

School Climate

Inclusion Rate

3rd Grade Literacy

9th Grade On-Track

Academic Achievement

Achievement Gap

High School Graduation

CTE Concentrators

College-Going Graduates

Goal 1


Goal 1Goal 2 goal 3

High School Graduation: On-time rate based on federal methodology for Adjusted Cohort Graduation Rate of students for earning a diploma within four years.

Rationale: A high school diploma represents rigorous standards of learning and indicates that students have met the vision of a Hawai‘i public school graduate:

  • Realize their individual goals and aspirations;
  • Possess the attitudes, knowledge, and skills necessary to contribute positively to and compete in a global society;
  • Exercise the rights and responsibilities of citizenship; and
  • Pursue post-secondary education and/or careers without need for remediation.