Olelo Christian Academy

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 (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 124 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,000
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students
124 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 74%
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
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
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
Kelli Berry


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
Club or Organization:
Student Council

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.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Olelo Christian Academy cost?
Olelo Christian Academy's tuition is approximately $7,000 for private students.
What schools are Olelo Christian Academy often compared to?
Olelo Christian Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Island School, Kauai Christian Academy by visitors of our site.
When is the application deadline for Olelo Christian Academy?
The application deadline for Olelo Christian Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
Mrs. Poole and the staff are wonderful to work with. The public school system in Kauai is pathetic on many levels. Send your child/children here and you will not regret it.
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Great school! Great staff! Great kids!
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 124 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,000
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Kauai County, HI is $8,855 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).

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