- There are 142 private schools in Hawaii, serving 43,519 students.
- The average private school tuition is $7,460 for elementary schools and $14,877 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
- The average acceptance rate is 81% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 62% and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
The HPA Upper School holds an annual International Day in February. Students participate in a variety of morning workshops, which could included Origami, Hanafuda, Calligraphy, Japanese Anime, Zumba, Diabolo, and Tinikling. International students prepared a mouth-watering luncheon menu featuring dishes from their respective countries. International performances wrap up the event.
Island School graduates are accepted at colleges and universities across the country and internationally.
Our children learn to be active participants in life's journey, to care for each other and for the earth.
In 2004 and 2006 the school completed construction of its two large and well-equipped classroom and office buildings. In Fall 2009, IPA completed negotiations that resulted in purchase of the campus land.
Hawaii Private Schools by County
February 11, 2017
Let's think about the employment process from the point of view of your making me want to hire you. Here are some points to ponder.
February 10, 2017
It is easy to fall into the trap of not keeping your skill-set current. There's no time and no need anyway. We look at why you need to keep things current and offer some suggestions as to how to proceed.
February 10, 2017
The only way private schools can build their financial security is through gifts. Major gifts offer proof of how deeply many donors feel about their private schools. Their munificence is a wonderful example to others.