Top Hawaii Private Schools
- For the 2018-19 school year, there are 144 top private schools in Hawaii, serving 43,084 students.
- The average private school tuition is $8,749 for elementary schools and $14,526 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
- The average acceptance rate is 82% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 74% and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
Hawaii Preparatory Academy Photo - A view of the 220-acre high school campus. HPA is nestled at the base of the Kohala Mountains on the island of Hawai'i. It faces the majestic mountain of Mauna Kea.
Ho'ala School Photo - Ho`ala provides fine arts courses for all students, K-12, including painting, drawing, ceramics, sculpture, multi-media art, photography, drama and movement.
Doris Todd Christian Academy Photo - Join us for an open house this November 1 @ 8:15am, or February 2 @ 9:00am. Come see us for a tour anytime throughout the year!
Chaminade University Montessori Lab School-l Rober Photo - Chaminade University Montessori Laboratory School- L Robert Allen Classroom View 1
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).
Sacred Hearts School & Early Learning Center Photo - At Sacred Hearts, children gain not only the knowledge they need academically but also the knowledge of who they are as human beings.
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.
Top Hawaii Private Schools by County (2018-19)
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