Top National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) Private Schools in Hawaii

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 33 top private schools in Hawaii belonging to the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), serving 21,156 students.
  • The National Association of Independent Schools, governed by a board of trustees and staffed by approximately 40 individuals, is a membership organization and the national voice of independent education. NAIS represents approximately 1,400 independent schools and associations in the United States, and affiliates with independent schools abroad as well. We offer a broad variety of services and products. The NAIS Principles of Good Practice for member schools define high standards and ethical behavior in key areas of independent school operations.You can also find more schools membership associations in Hawaii.

Top National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) Private Schools (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Assets High School
    Special Program Emphasis
    913 Alewa Dr
    Honolulu, HI 96817
    (808)595-6359

    Grades: 9-12 | 85 students
  • Assets School
    Assets School Photo
    Special Education School
    1 Ohana Nui Way
    Honolulu, HI 96818
    (808)423-1356

    Grades: K-12 | 330 students
  • Christ The King School
    Christ The King School Photo - Sr. Jean and some students from Christ the King School on a float at a recent Maui County Fair parade.
    (Roman Catholic)
    211 S Kaulauwahine St
    Kahului, HI 96732
    (808)877-6618

    Grades: PK-4 | 125 students
  • Damien Memorial School
    Damien Memorial School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    1401 Houghtailing Street
    Honolulu, HI 96817
    (808)841-0195

    Grades: 6-12 | 686 students
  • Haleakala Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    4160 Lower Kula Road
    Kula, HI 96790
    (808)878-2511

    Grades: NS-12 | 277 students
  • 1922 Makiki St
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)949-6461

    Grades: PK-6 | 369 students
  • 420 Wyllie Street
    Honolulu, HI 96817
    (808)595-5000

    Grades: K-12 | 1026 students
  • Hawaiian Mission Academy
    Hawaiian Mission Academy Photo - Hawaiian Mission Academy - Stand-up Paddling class
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    1438 Pensacola Street
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)536-2207

    Grades: 9-12 | 90 students
  • 5286 Kalanianaole Hwy
    Honolulu, HI 96821
    (808)373-3232

    Grades: PK-6 | 144 students
  • 5257 Kalanianaole Hwy
    Honolulu, HI 96821
    (808)735-9311

    Grades: NS-12 | 259 students
  • 350 Ulua St
    Honolulu, HI 96821
    (808)377-5471

    Grades: PK-12 | 288 students
  • 74-4966 Kealakaa Street
    Kailua Kona, HI 96740
    (808)326-9866

    Grades: K-12 | 135 students
  • 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)
    563 Kamoku St
    Honolulu, HI 96826
    (808)949-5355

    Grades: K-12 | 1999 students
  • Island Pacific Academy
    Island Pacific Academy Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    909 Haumea Street
    Kapolei, HI 96707
    (808)674-3523

    Grades: K-12 | 508 students
  • 1887 Makuakane St
    Honolulu, HI 96817
    (808)842-8211

    Grades: K-12 | 3176 students
  • 270 Aapueo Pkwy
    Makawao, HI 96768
    (808)573-7246

    Grades: K-12 | 960 students
  • 2933 Poni Moi Rd
    Honolulu, HI 96815
    (808)922-2744

    Grades: 6-12 | 181 students
  • 917 Kalanianaole Highway
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808)261-0707

    Grades: PK-12 | 931 students
  • Maryknoll School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1526 Alexander St
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)952-8400

    Grades: K-12 | 1421 students
  • Mid-pacific Institute
    Mid-pacific Institute Photo
    Special Program Emphasis (Episcopal)
    2445 Ka'ala Street
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)973-5005

    Grades: PK-12 | 1556 students
  • Montessori Hale O Keiki
    Montessori School
    100 Kulanihakoi Street
    Kihei, HI 96753
    (808)874-7441

    Grades: NS-7 | 58 students
  • Montessori School Of Maui
    Montessori School Of Maui Photo
    Montessori School
    2933 Baldwin Ave
    Makawao, HI 96768
    (808)573-0374

    Grades: NS-8 | 268 students
  • 153 Bougainville Drive
    Honolulu, HI 96818
    (808)423-1727

    Grades: NS-5 | 216 students
  • 65-1224 Lindsey Road
    Kamuela, HI 96743
    (808)885-7933

    Grades: K-12 | 322 students
  • 1601 Punahou Street
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)944-5711

    Grades: K-12 | 3751 students
  • Redemption Academy
    (Pentecostal)
    423 Kamakee St
    Honolulu, HI 96814
    (808)591-7701

    Grades: PK-7 | 30 students
  • St Andrews Schools
    St Andrews Schools Photo
    All-girls | Alternative School (Episcopal)
    224 Queen Emma Square
    Honolulu, HI 96813
    (808)536-6102

    Grades: K-12 | 384 students
  • 1618 Lower Main Street
    Wailuku, HI 96793
    (808)244-4190

    Grades: 7-12 | 142 students
  • 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)
    2707 Pamoa Road
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)988-4111

    Grades: PK-12 | 489 students
  • St Philomena Early Learning Center
    St Philomena Early Learning Center Photo
    Montessori School (Roman Catholic)
    3300 Ala Laulani St
    Honolulu, HI 96818
    (808)833-8080

    Grades: PK-K | 203 students
  • 98-939 Moanalua Road
    Aiea, HI 96701
    (808)488-1766

    Grades: NS-PK | 119 students
  • Seabury Hall
    Seabury Hall Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    480 Olinda Road
    Makawao, HI 96768
    (808)572-7235

    Grades: 6-12 | 438 students
  • Windward Nazarene Academy
    (Church of the Nazarene)
    45-232 Puaae Road
    Kaneohe, HI 96744
    (808)235-8787

    Grades: NS-8 | 190 students
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