Assets School

  • Assets School is located in Honolulu, Hawaii, and is an independent school for gifted and/or dyslexic children attending grades K-12.
  • Assets School provides students with knowledge, skills, and capabilities to live rich and meaningful lives, advance in their chosen careers, and improve communities in which they live and work.

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School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Hawaii Association of Independent Schools (HAIS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalculia
Year Founded1955
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students330 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
54%
State avg.: 74%
Students by Grade Assets School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
22%
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$20,170
Tuition Notes$ 22500 for high school
% on Financial Aid
36%
Average Financial Aid Grant$6,100
Acceptance Rate
66%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorSandi Tadaki

Sports

Total Sports Offered17 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Kayaking, Sailing, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
FootballGolf,
KayakingSailing,
SoccerSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWater Polo,
Wrestling

School Notes

  • Whether through acceleration or remediation, Assets offers a supportive environment where classes are small and the curriculum is individualized to meet each student`s specific needs. Students with learning differences, needing a structured language intervention program, are supported through multi-sensory approaches such as Orton-Gillingham, Slingerland, Project Read and Assets` own Advanced Language Curriculum. Students of high potential are supported through Kaplan`s Differentiated-Integrated model as well as Renzulli`s model. A selection of elective and enrichment courses for all students are balanced between Technology and the Arts and encourage curiosity, self-expression and the acquisition of skills and concepts. Our high school's Mentorship program helps students make the connection between school and work.
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my daughter is 15 years old now, she is studying in HKG and just finished grade 9, but school result is not good. She is not interested in learning chinese even, so would like sending her to Honolulu for secondary school for learing if possible. I have a sister living in Honolulu too, so will be my daughter's guardian when staying in Honolulu. could you send me more details about your school to see if your school whether suit and fit for my child for studying.
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The average private school tuition in Honolulu, HI is $10,566 for elementary schools and $17,970 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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