Top 10 Best Hawaii Public Schools (2021)

Hawaii is the #50 largest school system in the United States, serving 180,837 students across the 293 public schools for the 2021 school year.
The percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Hawaii is 42%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 54%.
The top ranked public schools in Hawaii are Momilani Elementary School, Noelani Elementary School and Kaelepulu Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 88% (majority majority Asian) and the student:teacher ratio is 15:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(HI) School Average
Asian
29%
Hispanic
14%
Black
2%
White
12%
Hawaiian
29%
Two or more races
14%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in HI.

Top Overall Ranked Public Schools in Hawaii (2021)

  • School Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.Math: 86% (Top 1%) Reading: 85% (Top 5%)Math: 86% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 85% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-62130 Hookiekie St
    Pearl CityHI 96782
    (808) 453-6444

  • Rank: #22.Math: 83% (Top 1%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 83% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-52655 Woodlawn Dr
    HonoluluHI 96822
    (808) 988-1858

  • Rank: #33.Math: 75-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-6530 Keolu Dr
    KailuaHI 96734
    (808) 266-7811

  • Rank: #4-54.-5.Math: 78% (Top 5%) Reading: 81% (Top 5%)Math: 78% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-595-1330 Lehiwa Dr
    MililaniHI 96789
    (808) 626-2980

  • Rank: #4-54.-5.Math: 80% (Top 5%) Reading: 80% (Top 5%)Math: 80% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-595-1111 Makaikai St
    MililaniHI 96789
    (808) 626-3350

  • Rank: #66.
    Ka'ohao Public Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-6140 Alala Rd
    KailuaHI 96734
    (808) 266-7844

  • Rank: #7-87.-8.Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-53055 Puiwa Ln
    HonoluluHI 96817
    (808) 595-5422

  • Rank: #7-87.-8.Math: 80-84% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-52301 Pauoa Rd
    HonoluluHI 96813
    (808) 587-4500

  • Rank: #99.Math: 77% (Top 5%) Reading: 76% (Top 10%)Math: 77% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 76% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-655-109 Kulanui St
    LaieHI 96762
    (808) 293-8965

  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.Math: 71% (Top 10%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 71% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-6Manzelman Cir
    HonoluluHI 96818
    (808) 421-4148

  • View Full List of Top Ranked HI Schools

Top Hawaii Public Schools by County (2021)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
56 Schools
27,451 Students
86% Minority
183 Schools
121,426 Students
89% Minority
21 Schools
9,856 Students
85% Minority
33 Schools
22,104 Students
86% Minority
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