Olelo Christian Academy is a private academic institution, located in the center of Lihue on the Garden Island of Kauai.
We have a tradition of academic excellence through a Biblical worldview.
Our students are tomorrow`s future leaders.  With an emphasis on a character development and spiritual growth, Olelo Christian Academy is known for its outstanding student body and loving staff.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 110 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,250
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

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


School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
110 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 72%
Students by Grade
Olelo Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
12 students
Classroom Dress Code
(Khaki/black pants, shorts, skirts & polos)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition can be paid monthly, quarterly, by semester, yearly
Admissions Director
Lisa Poole
Admissions Associate
Hilary Viohl

School Notes

  • We offer a stimulating learning environment to all students. Our classrooms are print rich and use rubrics to ensure clear expectations for all students. In addition we use select online programs to enrich various levels. Olelo Christian Academy teaches our students basic academic skills such as reading, writing, and math, as well as content subjects such as science, history, literature, art, music, and PE.
  • We seek to give young people the tools for college, the workplace and life.The Olelo Christian Academy staff believes that its primary purpose is to educate each student with a Biblical worldview to the highest possible level of academic achievement by providing an appropriate curriculum in a safe, nurturing environment. We are committed to helping students grow emotionally & develop social skills. We believe in creating an environment that encourages learning and social growth through character building & high expectations. 
Profile last updated: 05/12/2021

School Reviews

Endorse Olelo Christian Academy. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards
Endorse this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

Books Set In Private Schools
Books Set In Private Schools
Enjoy a range of subject matter from recollections to murder mysteries, all set in private schools here at home and abroad.
Keep Ransomware Out of Your School
Keep Ransomware Out of Your School
Small organizations like private schools are just as vulnerable to ransomware attacks as large organizations are. Here's how to deal with ransomware in your school.
Endow A Teaching Position
Endow A Teaching Position
Endowing a teaching position accomplishes many things for the private school that gave you the foundation for your adult life.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 110 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,250
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Request Information

Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Kauai County, HI is $8,585 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).

Quick Links