Oldest Private Schools in Hawaii

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(78)
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(66)
 
Preschools
(49)
Preschools
(49)
 
  • The average private school in Hawaii was founded around 1961 (2020).
  • The oldest private schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).
  • The oldest private school in Hawaii is Punahou School, founded in 1841.

Oldest Private Schools in Hawaii (2020)

  • School Founding Date Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Punahou School
    Punahou School Photo - Punahou’s 76-acre campus, located at the edge of M?noa Valley in Honolulu, is home to more than 50 educational and administrative buildings. Students in grades 9 - 12 attend most of their classes in lower campus, an area known as the Academy Quad (pictured here).
    Founding Date: 1841
    Grades: K-121601 Punahou Street
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)944-5711

  • Rank: #22.
    Sacred Hearts School & Early Learning Center
    Sacred Hearts School & Early Learning Center Photo - We believe that children learn best when they are having fun and that keiki need room to express themselves creatively in order to thrive.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1862
    Grades: NS-8239 Dickenson Street
    Lahaina, HI 96761
    (808)661-4720

  • Rank: #33.
    Iolani School
    Iolani School Photo - 'Iolani School's Sullivan Center for Innovation and Leadership rises in the center of the school's 25 acre campus.
    (Episcopal)
    Founding Date: 1863
    Grades: K-12563 Kamoku St
    Honolulu, HI 96826
    (808)949-5355

  • Rank: #44.
    St Andrews Schools
    St Andrews Schools Photo
    All-girls | Alternative School (Episcopal)
    Founding Date: 1867
    Grades: K-12224 Queen Emma Square
    Honolulu, HI 96813
    (808)536-6102

  • Rank: #55.
    St Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1869
    Grades: PK-121000 Ululani St
    Hilo, HI 96720
    (808)935-4936

  • Rank: #66.
    Mid-pacific Institute
    Mid-pacific Institute Photo
    Special Program Emphasis (Episcopal)
    Founding Date: 1908
    Grades: PK-122445 Ka'ala Street
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)973-5005

  • Rank: #77.
    Sacred Hearts Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1909
    Grades: PK-123253 Waialae Avenue
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808)734-5058

  • Rank: #88.
    Hanahauoli School
    Founding Date: 1918
    Grades: PK-61922 Makiki St
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)949-6461

  • Rank: #99.
    Hawaiian Mission Academy
    Hawaiian Mission Academy Photo - Hawaiian Mission Academy - Stand-up Paddling class
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1920
    Grades: 9-121438 Pensacola Street
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)536-2207

  • Rank: #1010.
    St. Francis School
    St. Francis School Photo - Aloha Show is an annual program which includes grades K-12. We honor a King and a Queen from the Senior class. Many students share their talents performing with their classmates in the Royal Court. Here are some high school students after their Hula performance.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1924
    Grades: PK-122707 Pamoa Road
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)988-4111

  • Rank: #1111.
    St Patrick School
    St Patrick School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1930
    Grades: PK-83320 Harding Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808)734-8979

  • Rank: #1212.
    St Theresa School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1931
    Grades: PK-8712 N School St Bldg A
    Honolulu, HI 96817
    (808)536-4703

  • Rank: #1313.
    Kalihi Union Church Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1932
    Grades: NS2214 N King St
    Honolulu, HI 96819
    (808)841-7022

  • Rank: #1414.
    Maui Adventist School
    Maui Adventist School Photo - Maui Adventist School
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1935
    Grades: K-8261 S Puunene Ave
    Kahului, HI 96732
    (808)871-7813

  • Rank: #15-1815.-18.
    Mary, Star Of The Sea School
    Mary, Star Of The Sea School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1946
    Grades: K-84469 Malia St
    Honolulu, HI 96821
    (808)734-0208

  • Rank: #15-1815.-18.
    Navy Hale Keiki School
    Navy Hale Keiki School Photo - Navy Hale Keiki School Mural
    Founding Date: 1946
    Grades: NS-5153 Bougainville Drive
    Honolulu, HI 96818
    (808)423-1727

  • Rank: #15-1815.-18.
    St. Catherine School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1946
    Grades: NS-85021 Kawaihau Road
    Kapaa, HI 96746
    (808)822-4212

  • Rank: #15-1815.-18.
    St Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1946
    Grades: PK-894-651 Farrington Highway
    Waipahu, HI 96797
    (808)677-4475

  • Rank: #19-2219.-22.
    Hawaii Baptist Academy
    Hawaii Baptist Academy Photo - Hawaii Baptist Academy's elementary school at 21 Bates Street.
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1949
    Grades: K-12420 Wyllie Street
    Honolulu, HI 96817
    (808)595-5000

  • Rank: #19-2219.-22. Founding Date: 1949
    Grades: K-1265-1692 Kohala Mountain Rd
    Kamuela, HI 96743
    (808)881-4321

  • Rank: #19-2219.-22.
    Holy Nativity School
    (Episcopal)
    Founding Date: 1949
    Grades: PK-65286 Kalanianaole Hwy
    Honolulu, HI 96821
    (808)373-3232

  • Rank: #19-2219.-22. Founding Date: 1949
    Grades: NS-81728 Pali Highway
    Honolulu, HI 96813
    (808)532-0522

  • Rank: #23-2423.-24.
    Hanalani Schools
    Hanalani Schools Photo - Hanalani has a highly successful robotics program that contributed to two International Championship and 4 Regional Championship Botball teams. Here a student builds a robot from the multitude of parts and tools at his disposal.
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1952
    Grades: PK-1294-294 Anania Drive
    Mililani, HI 96789
    (808)625-0737

  • Rank: #23-2423.-24.
    St Anthony School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1952
    Grades: PK-8148 Makawao St
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808)261-3331

  • Rank: #25-2625.-26.
    Assets School
    Assets School Photo
    Special Education School
    Founding Date: 1955
    Grades: K-121 Ohana Nui Way
    Honolulu, HI 96818
    (808)440-3616

  • Rank: #25-2625.-26.
    Calvary By The Sea Montessori School
    Montessori School (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Founding Date: 1955
    Grades: PK-K5339 Kalanianaole Hwy
    Honolulu, HI 96821
    (808)377-5104

  • Rank: #27-2927.-29.
    Doris Todd Christian Academy
    Doris Todd Christian Academy Photo - CULTURE: Students learn a character trait in Hawaiian each week to grow and respect the Hawaiian culture and instill Christ-like values.
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1956
    Grades: PK-12519 Baldwin Ave
    Paia, HI 96779
    (808)579-9237

  • Rank: #27-2927.-29.
    Holy Family Catholic Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1956
    Grades: NS-8830 Main St
    Honolulu, HI 96818
    (808)423-9611

  • Rank: #27-2927.-29.
    St Mark Lutheran School
    St Mark Lutheran School Photo
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1956
    Grades: K-845-725 Kamehameha Highway
    Kaneohe, HI 96744
    (808)247-5589

  • Rank: #3030.
    Kahili Adventist School
    Kahili Adventist School Photo
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1959
    Grades: PK-84-1132 Kuhio Hwy.
    Kapaa, HI 96746
    (808)742-9294

  • Rank: #31-3331.-33. Founding Date: 1961
    Grades: NS-125257 Kalanianaole Hwy
    Honolulu, HI 96821
    (808)735-9311

  • Rank: #31-3331.-33.
    Le Jardin Academy
    Le Jardin Academy Photo
    Founding Date: 1961
    Grades: PK-12917 Kalanianaole Highway
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808)261-0707

  • Rank: #31-3331.-33.
    Variety School Of Hawaii
    Special Education School
    Founding Date: 1961
    Grades: Inquire with school710 Palekaua Street
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808)732-2835

  • Rank: #3434.
    Damien Memorial School
    Damien Memorial School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1962
    Grades: 6-121401 Houghtailing Street
    Honolulu, HI 96817
    (808)841-0195

  • Rank: #35-3635.-36.
    La Pietra - Hawaii School For Girls
    La Pietra - Hawaii School For Girls Photo - La Pietra - Hawaii School for Girls
    All-girls
    Founding Date: 1964
    Grades: 6-122933 Poni Moi Rd
    Honolulu, HI 96815
    (808)922-2744

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