Holy Nativity School

  • Holy Nativity School is dedicated to excellence in education within a small and personalized environment.
  • Built upon the qualities of respect and inclusion as exemplified in the Episcopal tradition, Holy Nativity School values each child's individuality as it develops principled citizens who recognize their role in a global community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-7
Year Founded1949
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students141 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
46%
State avg.: 72%
Students by Grade Holy Nativity School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size18 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 15 / rolling
Admissions DirectorKelly Goheen

School Notes

  • Holy Nativity School, an independent, coeducational, Episcopal day school, enrolls students in Preschool-Grade 6. At HNS each child is known. Our well-trained teachers provide individual care to our students. We provide an integrated, research-based curriculum which is developmentally appropriate and aligned with national standards. In addition to classroom teachers who provide a solid foundation in the core subject areas, students also attend Music, Art, Religion, Computer, and Physical Education classes weekly with our specialist teachers. Teachers work collaboratively, insuring a seamless transition between grades, maximizing the cumulative effect of instruction thus preparing our graduates for a successful transition to seventh grade at Hawai`i’s fine secondary schools. Our scenic 2-acre campus is conveniently located in East Honolulu. To schedule a tour of the campus or to learn more about our school, please call (808) 373-3232 or visit www.holynativityschool.org.
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The average private school tuition in Honolulu, HI is $11,033 for elementary schools and $18,625 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).