Punahou School

1601 Punahou St.
Honolulu, HI 96822-0968
Tel: (808)944-5711
Grades: K - 12 | 3751 students
At Punahou School, we are committed to providing an environment where students can develop moral and spiritual values consistent with the Christian principles on which Punahou was founded, affirming the worth and dignity of each individual; develop intellectual, academic and physical potential to the fullest degree, preparing them for college and for challenges facing them now and in the future; develop and enhance creativity and appreciation of the arts; and appreciate cultural diversity and develop social responsibility.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Hawaii Association of Independent Schools (HAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1841

Student Body

Total Students 3751 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 67%
State avg.: 60%
Students by Grade Punahou School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 330 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 15 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Oct. 15 / Oct. 31
Yearly Tuition Cost $19,950
Tuition Notes 2013 - 2014
% on Financial Aid 13%
Admissions Director Betsy Hata

Sports

Total Sports Offered 19 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Diving, Football, Golf, Kayaking, Riflery, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryDiving,
FootballGolf,
KayakingRiflery,
SailingSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWater Polo,
Wrestling

School Notes:

At Punahou School, we are committed to providing an environment where students can develop moral and spiritual values consistent with the Christian principles on which Punahou was founded, affirming the worth and dignity of each individual; develop intellectual, academic and physical potential to the fullest degree, preparing them for college and for challenges facing them now and in the future; develop and enhance creativity and appreciation of the arts; and appreciate cultural diversity and develop social responsibility. Our vision for Punahou School is to promote an enlightened and challenging educational program for Punahou students through a cohesive and appropriately integrated K-12 curriculum that is continuously examined, renewed and communicated, in an effort to strengthen it; and to help Punahou students to develop to their fullest powers both as individuals and as members of a group; and to promote within them a sense of responsibility towards and interdependence with their schoolmates, their community, and their world.

Profile last updated: 01/17/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Maryknoll Grade School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Clement's School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Clement's School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Honolulu
    St Clement's School
    Daycare / Preschool (Episcopal)
    Grades: PK-KG | 127 students
    0.1 miles
    1515 Wilder Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)949-2082
    0.1PK-KG
    127
  • Honolulu
    Maryknoll Grade School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-12 | 1389 students
    0.1 miles
    1722 Dole Street
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)952-7320
    0.1PK-12
    1389
  • Honolulu
    Maryknoll School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-12 | 1370 students
    0.2 miles
    1526 Alexander St
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)952-7333
    0.2K-12
    1370
  • Honolulu
    Maryknoll School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: KG-12 | 1421 students
    0.2 miles
    1526 Alexander St
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)952-8400
    0.2KG-12
    1421
  • Honolulu
    Central Union Preschool And Ki
    Daycare / Preschool (Church of Christ)
    Grades: PK-K | 146 students
    0.3 miles
    1660 S Beretania St
    Honolulu, HI 96826
    (808)946-4025
    0.3PK-K
    146

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