Kamehameha Schools Hawaii Campus

16-714 Volcano Road
Keaau, HI 96749
Tel: (808)982-0008
Grades: K-12 | 1136 students
Founded in 1887, Kamehameha Schools is a statewide educational system supported by a $6.2 billion trust, endowed by Princess Bernice Pauahi Bishop.
The system includes K-12 campuses on O‘ahu, Hawai‘i, and Maui, and 31 preschool sites statewide.
The combined 6,715 preschool through grade 12 student enrollment makes Kamehameha the largest independent school system in the United States.
Kamehameha Schools gives preference to children of Hawaiian ancestry to the extent permitted by law.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 1136 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Kamehameha Schools Hawaii Campus Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 135 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Hawaii Preparatory Academy (51 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Malamalama Waldorf School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Malamalama Waldorf School (1.3 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Keaau
    Grades: PK-8 | 121 students
    1.3 miles
    HC 3 Box 13068
    Keaau, HI 96749
    (808)982-7701
    1.3PK-8
    121
  • Keaau
    Grades: PK-12 | 296 students
    2.2 miles
    16-675 Milo St
    Keaau, HI 96749
    (808)966-8445
    2.2PK-12
    296
  • Hilo
    Hale Aloha Nazarene School
    (Church of the Nazarene)
    Grades: PK-8 | 99 students
    5.7 miles
    595 Kupulau Road
    Hilo, HI 96720
    (808)959-4949
    5.7PK-8
    99
  • Pahoa
    Montessori Country School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-K | 49 students
    6.9 miles
    Po Box 1203
    Pahoa, HI 96778
    (808)965-9994
    6.9PK-K
    49
  • Hilo
    St Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-12 | 314 students
    7.4 miles
    1000 Ululani St
    Hilo, HI 96720
    (808)935-4936
    7.4PK-12
    314

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