Le Jardin Academy

917 Kalanianaole Highway
Kailua, HI 96734-0967
Tel: (808)261-0707
Grades: PK-12 | 820 students
Le Jardin is a nurturing and vigorous learning community.
Our college preparatory program strives to create curious, active learners who excel scholastically and have the opportunity to develop their personal skills and talents.
Students are supported in learning to lead balanced, healthy lives, to appreciate the arts, and to value the diverse perspectives of other people and cultures.
Our goal is to develop knowledgeable, responsible and caring young people of character who help to create a more peaceful and sustainable world through understanding, stewardship and respect.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Hawaii Association of Independent Schools (HAIS)
International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1961

Student Body

Total Students 820 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 63%
Students by Grade Le Jardin Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 110 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 20 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses IB Courses offered in Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Systems, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts, Standard Level Math, Math Studies, English, History, Psychology, French, Spanish, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese
Average SAT score 1800
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Cordinated attire)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $18,685
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $5,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Jennifer Souza
Admissions Associate Cindy Herndon


Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Golf, Kayaking, Sailing, Soccer, Surf Team, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Water PoloBasketballCross Country,
SoccerSurf Team,
VolleyballWater Polo,

School Notes

The School, in partnership with the family, strives to accomplish its mission by:

  • Believing that high expectations and high standards are important in academics and in personal ethics, integrity, and behavior.
  • Providing unified, coherent, and engaging academic and extracurricular programs that encourage co-operative learning, support multiple learning styles, and foster a global perspective.
  • Creating a nurturing, challenging and supportive community that embraces and celebrates diversity.
  • Valuing and emphasizing the development of positive character, the making of healthy choices, and the giving of service to others.
  • Expecting that the daily interaction of students and adults will be marked by kindness, civility, generosity, and mutual respect.
  • Maintaining a safe, friendly, and healthy environment in which students have the opportunity to be mindful of themselves and their learning.

Le Jardin Academy strives to develop students who are:

  1. Independent learners, who are knowledgeable and balanced in academics, arts, foreign language, and physical education.
  2. Critical and creative thinkers, who are able to conduct inquiry and research, make decisions, develop strategies, and solve problems.
  3. Effective and open-minded communicators, who take risks and are able to express ideas through verbal, written, technological, and artistic expression.
  4. Productive and reflective community members, who are caring and respectful of the feelings and ideas of others.
  5. Responsible and principled global citizens, who understand and appreciate cultural and ideological diversity and the need to protect and preserve our fragile environment.
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The average private school tuition in Honolulu County, HI is $7,740 for elementary schools and $15,528 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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