Sacred Hearts Academy

3253 Waialac Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96816-0968
Tel: (808)734-5058
Grades: PK-12 | 1077 students
Sacred Hearts Academy is a Catholic independent college preparatory school for girls in Junior Kindergarten through twelfth grade, the Academy provides an outstanding quality education for young girls.
Caring and professional teachers, small classes, a rich and varied curriculum and lively, enthusiastic students make the Academy special.
Sacred Hearts Academy focuses on character and values, cooperation, mutual respect, peaceful resolution of conflict and service.
Our school is a place where young women learn to listen, question, challenge, probe and gain the knowledge and confidence that will allow them to think for themselves and make good decisions.
We believe that excellence in education enables students to value themselves as individuals, while at the same time prepares them to participate with confidence in a complex and changing society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Coalition of Girls
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Hawaii Association of Independent Schools (HAIS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1909

Student Body

Total Students 1077 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 60%
Students by Grade Sacred Hearts Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 11 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average SAT score 1600
Average ACT score 22
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Friday Attire/Khaki shorts/Polo shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Base Tuition: 2009-10 (Excluding Fees) JK - 6 7387 Gr. 7-8 8577 Gr. 9 - 12 10,028
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,100
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Karen K. Muramoto
Admissions Associate Gwen Aiwohi


Total Sports Offered 26 sports
Sports Ballet, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Drill Team, Golf, Gymnastics, Kayaking, Marksmanship, Polo, Riflery, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, Weightlifting, Winter Track, WrestlingBalletBasketball,
CrewCross Country,
Drill TeamGolf,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Water PoloWeightlifting,
Winter TrackWrestling,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St Louis School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Patrick School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Patrick School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Honolulu
    St Patrick School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 392 students
    0.1 miles
    3320 Harding Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
  • Honolulu
    St Louis School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 6-12 | 618 students
    0.2 miles
    3142 Waialae Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
  • Honolulu
    Grades: NS-K | 36 students
    0.2 miles
    3140 Waialae Avenue
    Honolulu, HI 96816
  • Honolulu
    Grades: PK-12 | 312 students
    0.6 miles
    1117 Koko Head Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
  • Honolulu
    Lutheran High School Of Hawaii
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: 6-12 | 106 students
    1.2 miles
    1404 University Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96822

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