Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked HI School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 1,071 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $18,950
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 1

Top Rankings

Hawaii Baptist Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Hawaii for:

School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
1,071 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 71%
Students by Grade
Hawaii Baptist Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
78 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
15 students
Number of AP Courses
18 courses
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
(School Uniform)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Dec. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Comprehensive Fee and Book Fee (fees may be subject to change) Grades K-6 $470 Grades 7-12 $665 - $705.00 After School Enrichment Program Grades K-6 $1,650
Admissions Director
Patricia Chang
Admissions Associate
Becky McGuire



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
33 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Art Club, Boba & Karaoke Club, Cartoon Club, Chess Club, Chinese Club, Christian Ministry Team, Cooking Club, Creative Writing Club, Drone Club, Experiments Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), Filipino Club, Film Club, Games Club, Interact Service Club, Japanese Club, Korean Club, Maker's Club, Math League, Mock Trial, Model UN, Music Club, National Honor Society, Photography Club, Politics Club, Red Cross Club, Robotics, Science Bowl, Science Olympiad, Shakespeare Club, Spanish Club, Star Wars Club, Stock Market Club

School Notes

Hawaii Baptist Academy (HBA) is a Christian, co-educational, college preparatory school for grades K-12.  We provide a safe and nurturing environment for students to discover their inherent potential.  Our outstanding academic program utilizes time-tested instructional methods led by highly-qualified teachers who are supported by cutting-edge technology and devoted administrators and staff.

With approximately 1,000 students on three campuses in Nuuanu, our school is the perfect size for students who thrive in a more personalized setting and desire the freedom to participate and excel in a multitude of opportunities including:  sports, visual and performing arts, academic and enrichment organizations, service opportunities, and much more.
  • 100% of our graduates are accepted to college
  • 70% of our middle and high school students participate in a sport
  • HBA offers 20+ Varsity Sports and 40+ Clubs
Most importantly, we provide a school setting where students can learn about Christianity and freely express their faith, while maintaining academic rigor.  We cultivate the sensibilities of humility, curiosity, love, and commitment into students' lives, so that upon graduation they will be ready for the challenges of life.

Our mission is to share the gospel of Jesus Christ and a relationship with Him is encouraged, but is never mandatory.  However, it is our hope that our graduates will incorporate Christian values into their everyday lives and become effective leaders and community contributors.
Profile last updated: 08/17/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked HI School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 1,071 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $18,950
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 1

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The average private school tuition in Honolulu, HI is $15,600 for elementary schools and $19,077 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Honolulu, HI is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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