Kohala Adventist School

Kohala Adventist School is a private Christian campus in Hawi, on the Big Island of Hawaii.
Part of a tight-knit community, the school is known for its hands-on, quality academics in a helpful, attentive learning environment.
Kohala Adventist School offers an affordable private education option for families in the Hawi and Kapa'au area.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.General Conference of the Seventh Day Adventist Church (GCSDAC)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationSeventh Day Adventist
Grades OfferedGrades 1-8
Year Founded1975

Student Body

Total Students21 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 72%
Students by Grade Kohala Adventist School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teacher
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Kohala Mission School was started from humble beginnings in 1975 and has grown to an enrollment of 46 students in grades K-8. It is a true mission school operating 3 classrooms with 3 teachers and an aide/bus driver. The tuition is kept low and the student's expenses are subsidized so that many may attend and obtain a high quality Christian education. Kohala Mission School is a fully accredited K-8 elementary school. Here the focus is on academic excellence and Christian values. KMS is dedicated to encouraging and enabling each student to reach for personal excellence. Kohala Mission School has been serving today's keiki since and continues to offer a quality, private school, Christian education at an affordable price.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school and elementary school to Kohala Adventist School is Hawaii Preparatory Academy (17.0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Hawai'i Montessori Schools - Kamuela (18.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kamuela
    Grades: K-12 | 642 students
    17 miles
    65-1692 Kohala Mountain Rd
    Kamuela, HI 96743
    (808) 881-4321
    17 K-12
  • Kamuela
    Grades: K-6 | 48 students
    18.3 miles
    65-1237 Kawaihae Rd
    Kamuela, HI 96743
    (808) 885-0067
    18.3 K-6
  • Kamuela
    Grades: K-12 | 311 students
    18.4 miles
    65-1224 Lindsey Road
    Kamuela, HI 96743
    (808) 885-7933
    18.4 K-12
  • Kamuela
    Grades: PK-K | 54 students
    18.6 miles
    64-1058 Mamalahoa Highway
    Kamuela, HI 96743
    (808) 885-7683
    18.6 PK-K
  • Kailua Kona
    Grades: K-12 | 135 students
    40 miles
    74-4966 Kealakaa Street
    Kailua Kona, HI 96740
    (808) 326-9866
    40 K-12

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The average private school tuition in Hawaii is $9,549 for elementary schools and $15,517 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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