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
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