Damien Memorial School

1401 Houghtailing Street,
Honolulu, HI, 96817-0968
Tel: (808)841-0195
Grades: 6 - 12 | 410 students
Founded in 1962, Damien Memorial School is a private Catholic school for young men grades 7-12.
Being a religiously oriented school in the Catholic tradition, the spiritual life of each student is emphasized.
Daily prayer is experienced by all, and special liturgies and retreats are scheduled throughout the year.
Christian Service programs are encoureaged to heighten our students' awareness of their responsibilities to others.
Damien develops the total man--ethically, morally and spiritually--and strives to achieve in each student the school motto, "Viriliter Age."--"Act Manfully." The school is sponsored by the Congregation of Christian Brothers and is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Year Founded 1962

Student Body

Total Students 410 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 58%
State avg.: 59%
Students by Grade Damien Memorial School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 22 students
Number of AP Courses 5 courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(shirt/tie/dress slacks/dress shoes)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $10,375
Tuition Notes Middle School (grades 6-8): $9325.00
% on Financial Aid 60%
Admissions Director Brent Limos


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Kayaking, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCross Country,
TennisTrack and Field,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus (0.6 miles away)
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