Hawaii Public Schools

Hawaii is the #50 largest school system in the United States, serving 186,825 students across 289 public schools.
Minority enrollment is 86% (majority Asian) and the student:teacher ratio is 17:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(HI) School Average
American Indian
n/a
Asian
32%
Hispanic
10%
Black
2%
White
14%
Hawaiian
32%
Two or more races
10%
Unknown
n/a
HI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
  • County
    # Schools
    # Students
    % Minority
  • 55 Schools
    27,281 Students
    84% Minority
  • 181 Schools
    127,168 Students
    87% Minority
  • 20 Schools
    9,940 Students
    83% Minority
  • 33 Schools
    22,436 Students
    84% Minority
Recent Articles
September 22, 2016
Budgets have become so constrained that several school districts have drastically slashed or entirely cut their athletics program. Learn about the threat to athletics and what it could mean for your child.
September 22, 2016
Learn about the coveted National Blue Ribbon of Distinction and why it is an important education award.
September 22, 2016
While security guards may be commonplace at some public high schools, other districts have resorted to undercover cops to keep their kids safe. Learn about why schools are bringing undercover police officers on campus and what it means for your student.