Top 10 Best Hawaii Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 36 blue ribbon public schools serving 16,714 students in Hawaii.
Blue ribbon schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence. Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
The top ranked blue ribbon public schools in Hawaii are Momilani Elementary School, Noelani Elementary School and Waikiki Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Hawaii blue ribbon public schools have an average math proficiency score of 64% (versus the Hawaii public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 54% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the Hawaii public school average of 88% (majority Asian).

Best Hawaii Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Momilani Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2130 Hookiekie St
Pearl City, HI 96782
(808) 453-6444
Grades: PK-6
| 412 students
Rank: #22.
Noelani Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2655 Woodlawn Dr
Honolulu, HI 96822
(808) 988-1858
Grades: PK-5
| 474 students
Rank: #33.
Waikiki Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3710 Leahi Ave
Honolulu, HI 96815
(808) 971-6900
Grades: PK-5
| 587 students
Rank: #44.
Laie Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
55-109 Kulanui St
Laie, HI 96762
(808) 293-8965
Grades: PK-6
| 669 students
Rank: #55.
Kaelepulu Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
530 Keolu Dr
Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 266-7811
Grades: PK-6
| 200 students
Rank: #6 - 86. - 8.
Ernest Bowen Desilva Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
278 Ainako Ave
Hilo, HI 96720
(808) 974-4855
Grades: PK-6
| 450 students
Rank: #6 - 86. - 8.
Lt Col Horrace Meek Hickam Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Manzelman Cir
Honolulu, HI 96818
(808) 421-4148
Grades: PK-6
| 587 students
Rank: #6 - 86. - 8.
Maemae Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
319 Wyllie St
Honolulu, HI 96817
(808) 595-5400
Grades: PK-6
| 680 students
Rank: #99.
Manoa Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3155 Manoa Rd
Honolulu, HI 96822
(808) 988-1868
Grades: PK-5
| 535 students
Rank: #1010.
Pauoa Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2301 Pauoa Rd
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 587-4500
Grades: PK-5
| 285 students
Rank: #1111.
Palisades Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2306 Auhuhu St
Pearl City, HI 96782
(808) 453-6550
Grades: PK-6
| 442 students
Rank: #1212.
King Liholiho Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3430 Maunaloa Ave
Honolulu, HI 96816
(808) 733-4850
Grades: PK-5
| 467 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Hokulani Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
2940 Kamakini St
Honolulu, HI 96816
(808) 733-4789
Grades: PK-5
| 339 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Nuuanu Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3055 Puiwa Ln
Honolulu, HI 96817
(808) 595-5422
Grades: PK-5
| 370 students
Rank: #1515.
Koko Head Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
189 Lunalilo Home Rd
Honolulu, HI 96825
(808) 397-5811
Grades: PK-5
| 300 students
Rank: #1616.
Waialua Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
67-020 Waialua Beach Rd
Waialua, HI 96791
(808) 637-8228
Grades: PK-6
| 548 students
Rank: #1717.
Kahala Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4559 Kilauea Ave
Honolulu, HI 96816
(808) 733-8455
Grades: PK-5
| 380 students
Rank: #1818.
Major Sheldon Wheeler Middle School
Math: 66% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
2 Wheeler Army Airfield
Wahiawa, HI 96786
(808) 622-6525
Grades: 6-8
| 799 students
Rank: #1919.
Mililani Uka Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
94-380 Kuahelani Ave
Mililani, HI 96789
(808) 627-7303
Grades: PK-5
| 664 students
Rank: #2020.
Hahaione Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
595 Pepeekeo St
Honolulu, HI 96825
(808) 397-5822
Grades: PK-5
| 549 students
Rank: #2121.
Haleiwa Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
66-505 Haleiwa Rd
Haleiwa, HI 96712
(808) 637-8237
Grades: PK-6
| 224 students
Rank: #2222.
Aina Haina Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
801 W Hind Dr
Honolulu, HI 96821
(808) 377-2419
Grades: PK-5
| 469 students
Rank: #2323.
Aliiolani Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1240 7th Ave
Honolulu, HI 96816
(808) 733-4750
Grades: PK-5
| 219 students
Rank: #2424.
Helemano Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1001 Ihi Ihi Ave
Wahiawa, HI 96786
(808) 622-6336
Grades: PK-5
| 572 students
Rank: #2525.
Kalihi Uka Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2411 Kalihi St
Honolulu, HI 96819
(808) 832-3310
Grades: PK-5
| 238 students
Rank: #2626.
Red Hill Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1265 Ala Kula Pl
Honolulu, HI 96819
(808) 831-7866
Grades: PK-6
| 466 students
Rank: #2727.
Ewa Beach Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
91-740 Papipi Rd
Ewa Beach, HI 96706
(808) 689-1271
Grades: PK-6
| 758 students
Rank: #2828.
Prince David Kawananakoa Middle School
Math: 49% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
49 Funchal St
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 587-4430
Grades: 6-8
| 775 students
Rank: #2929.
Blanche Pope Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
41-133 Huli St
Waimanalo, HI 96795
(808) 259-0450
Grades: PK-6
| 246 students
Rank: #3030.
Kapalama Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1601 North School St
Honolulu, HI 96817
(808) 832-3290
Grades: PK-5
| 566 students
Rank: #3131.
Lanakila Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
717 North Kuakini St
Honolulu, HI 96817
(808) 587-4466
Grades: PK-5
| 389 students
Rank: #3232.
Holualoa Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
76-5957 Mamalahoa Hwy
Holualoa, HI 96725
(808) 322-4800
Grades: PK-5
| 523 students
Rank: #3333.
Royal Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1519 Queen Emma St
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 587-4510
Grades: PK-5
| 370 students
Rank: #3434.
Ala Wai Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
503 Kamoku St
Honolulu, HI 96826
(808) 973-0070
Grades: PK-5
| 384 students
Rank: #3535.
King William Lunalilo Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
810 Pumehana St
Honolulu, HI 96826
(808) 973-0270
Grades: PK-5
| 357 students
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