Navy Hale Keiki (House of Children) School was organized and established in 1946 as a nonprofit organization.
Over the years, it has served the military community as a nursery school, preschool and, since 1967, an early childhood program for students three years old in preschool and continuing on through Grade Five.
The school`s vision is to facilitate high academic and social standards while incorporating opportunities for cultural and technological awareness.
Such opportunities will allow children to discover and develop personal areas of strength and interest in achieving their full growth potentials.
This vision includes implementing ways to enrich student learning appropriate to each student`s unique social, emotional, physical, and instructional needs.
To facilitate this vision, the school community provides for continuing staff training, facilities, and resources.
Navy Hale Keiki School believes that children are able to reach their potential when provided with a strong foundation in fundamentals.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-5
  • Enrollment: 216 students
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-5
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Dsylexia/Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
1946
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
216 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 72%
Students by Grade
Navy Hale Keiki School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
38%
Average Class Size
20 students
List of Courses Offered
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Please visit nhks.org Go to the Admissions page, view Tuition & Fees.

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Little Vet's Class, Patriot's club, Robatics

Arts and Music Programs:
Dance Classes

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Amazing Athletes, Golf Lessons, Swim Lessons (off campus-transportation to lessons)

School Notes

  • When your child applies for admission to Navy Hale Keiki School, you connect to a very special community. NHKS is a place where patriotism, values, collaboration and creativity, physical education and arts, and hands-on-classroom instruction are the building blocks for the future of your child`s mind, body, and spirit. We want every child to feel the love and embrace of an educational community dedicated to military dependents and local children in the community we live and play. Each day we begin instruction as a group through recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance and cheerful chorus of the National Anthem. Our children progress through a collaborative educational program. Teachers, Preschool through Fifth Grade, work together to create a seamless program incorporating math, science, spelling, and language to coincide with everyday curriculum and advancement through each grade. We realize a private education at Navy Hale Keiki School is an investment (not just of money but also of time, energy, and caring). Through the generosity of grants and our own parents, we do everything we can to help make a NHKS education accessible and affordable. Beginning in 2010, students can apply  and receive need-based financial aid after the application process.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Navy Hale Keiki School offer a summer program?

Yes, Navy Hale Keiki School offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.

When is the application deadline for Navy Hale Keiki School?

The application deadline for Navy Hale Keiki School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-5
  • Enrollment: 216 students
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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