Kamehameha Schools is a dynamic and nurturing learning community committed to educational excellence.
We assist people of Hawaiian ancestry to achieve their highest potential as "good and industrious men and women." Kamehameha Schools is a dynamic and nurturing learning community where faculty and staff are committed to educational excellence.
Kamehameha Schools is committed to meeting the diverse educational needs of the Hawaiian community.
To accomplish this, KS has initiated many new methods of delivery beyond campus-based programs.
Some examples include collaborative efforts with charter schools and other community organizations, area learning centers which become a hub for community work, and scholarships for learners to engage in supplementary enrichment activities or needed services.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12

Student Body

Total Students
2,441 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 71%
Students by Grade
The Kamehameha Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
233 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

School Notes

  • Kamehameha Schools is a dynamic and nurturing learning community committed to educational excellence. We assist people of Hawaiian ancestry to achieve their highest potential as "good and industrious men and women." Kamehameha Schools is a dynamic and nurturing learning community where faculty and staff are committed to educational excellence. Kamehameha Schools is committed to meeting the diverse educational needs of the Hawaiian community. To accomplish this, KS has initiated many new methods of delivery beyond campus-based programs. Some examples include collaborative efforts with charter schools and other community organizations, area learning centers which become a hub for community work, and scholarships for learners to engage in supplementary enrichment activities or needed services.

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The average private school tuition in Honolulu, HI is $15,537 for elementary schools and $19,312 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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