Top Hawaii Private Schools
- For the 2020 school year, there are 143 top private schools in Hawaii, serving 43,144 students.
- The average private school tuition is $9,234 for elementary schools and $15,262 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.
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.
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.
Koolau Baptist Academy Photo - As an important ministry of Ko'olau Baptist Church, Ko'olau Baptist Academy seeks to help the families of our church and other families of like faith who desire a distinctly Christian education for their children (Matthew 28:19-20; Ephesians 4:12-14). We come from a Bible-based, Christ-centered approach to education and we seek the mental, physical, social, and spiritual development of every
Mary, Star Of The Sea Early Learning Center Photo - Distinctively Christian, Academically Excellent and Uniquely Innovative. Developing global learners for 21st century learning in an inclusive, caring Catholic, Montessori environment.
Top Hawaii Private Schools by County (2020)
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