Makua Lani Christian Academy

74-4907 Palani Road
Kailua Kona, HI 96740-0967
Tel: (808)329-3093
Grades: PK-7 | 149 students
Makua Lani Christian Academy is a member in good standing of the Association of Christian Schools International and the Hawaii Association of Independent Schools.
Though the state of Hawaii no longer licenses private schools, we have in the past held a Hawaii State License for Private Schools.
Makua Lani Christian Academy has 3 campuses to serve our students.  They are PreK-5, grades 6 and 7, and grades 8-12.
  Makua Lani Christian Academy will work together with the parents and church to provide a Christ-centered spiritual, academic, and physical foundation that will produce individuals who will be Biblical thinkers capable of serving the world for Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Hawaii Association of Independent Schools (HAIS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-7
Year Founded 1992

Student Body

Total Students 149 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 60%
Students by Grade Makua Lani Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 14 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Solid color pants/shorts and solid color polo shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,320
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hualalai Academy (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is University Of The Nations Preschool (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is University Of The Nations Preschool (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kailua Kona
    University Of The Nations Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-KG | 80 students
    0.4 miles
    75-5851 Kuakini Hwy Ste 228
    Kailua Kona, HI 96740
  • Kailua Kona
    Grades: PK-K | 72 students
    2.1 miles
    74-978 Manawalea Street
    Kailua Kona, HI 96740
  • Kailua Kona
    Grades: K-12 | 135 students
    2.2 miles
    74-4966 Kealakaa Street
    Kailua Kona, HI 96740
  • Holualoa
    Grades: 8-12 | 71 students
    2.7 miles
    74-4947 Mamalahoa Hwy
    Holualoa, HI 96725
  • Captain Cook
    Kona Adventist Christian School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: KG-11 | 35 students
    13.1 miles
    Po Box 739
    Captain Cook, HI 96704

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