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For the 2021 school year, there are 74 public schools serving 42,790 students in Honolulu, HI. Honolulu has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Hawaii.
The top ranked public schools in Honolulu, HI are Noelani Elementary School, Nuuanu Elementary School and Pauoa Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Honolulu, HI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Hawaii public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Honolulu have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Hawaii public schools.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the Hawaii public school average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Honolulu, HI Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Noelani Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2655 Woodlawn Dr
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808) 988-1858

    Grades: PK-5 | 474 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Nuuanu Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3055 Puiwa Ln
    Honolulu, HI 96817
    (808) 595-5422

    Grades: PK-5 | 370 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Pauoa Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2301 Pauoa Rd
    Honolulu, HI 96813
    (808) 587-4500

    Grades: PK-5 | 285 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Lt Col Horrace Meek Hickam Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Manzelman Cir
    Honolulu, HI 96818
    (808) 421-4148

    Grades: PK-6 | 587 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Mayor John H Wilson Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4945 Kilauea Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808) 733-4740

    Grades: PK-5 | 580 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Waikiki Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3710 Leahi Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96815
    (808) 971-6900

    Grades: PK-5 | 587 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Hahaione Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    595 Pepeekeo St
    Honolulu, HI 96825
    (808) 397-5822

    Grades: PK-5 | 549 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Maemae Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    319 Wyllie St
    Honolulu, HI 96817
    (808) 595-5400

    Grades: PK-6 | 680 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Manoa Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3155 Manoa Rd
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808) 988-1868

    Grades: PK-5 | 535 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Moanalua Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1289 Mahiole St
    Honolulu, HI 96819
    (808) 831-7850

    Grades: 7-8 | 823 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    King Liholiho Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3430 Maunaloa Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808) 733-4850

    Grades: PK-5 | 467 students
  • Rank: #12-1412.- 14.
    Henry J Kaiser High School Math: 60% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    511 Lunalilo Home Rd
    Honolulu, HI 96825
    (808) 394-1200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,141 student
  • Rank: #12-1412.- 14.
    Hokulani Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2940 Kamakini St
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808) 733-4789

    Grades: PK-5 | 339 students
  • Rank: #12-1412.- 14.
    Voyager - A Public Charter School Charter School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2428 Wilder Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808) 521-9770

    Grades: K-8 | 294 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Niu Valley Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    310 Halemaumau St
    Honolulu, HI 96821
    (808) 377-2440

    Grades: 6-8 | 868 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Aina Haina Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    801 W Hind Dr
    Honolulu, HI 96821
    (808) 377-2419

    Grades: PK-5 | 469 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Koko Head Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    189 Lunalilo Home Rd
    Honolulu, HI 96825
    (808) 397-5811

    Grades: PK-5 | 300 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Kahala Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4559 Kilauea Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808) 733-8455

    Grades: PK-5 | 380 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Kaimuki Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    631 18th Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808) 733-4800

    Grades: 6-8 | 988 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Myron B. Thompson Academy - A New Century Pcs Charter School
    Math: 54% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1040a Richards St, Room 220
    Honolulu, HI 96813
    (808) 441-8000

    Grades: K-12 | 582 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Major General William R Shafter Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2 Fort Shafter
    Honolulu, HI 96819
    (808) 832-3560

    Grades: PK-6 | 471 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Kamiloiki Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7788 Hawaii Kai Dr
    Honolulu, HI 96825
    (808) 397-5800

    Grades: PK-5 | 383 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Admiral Chester W Nimitz Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    520 Main St
    Honolulu, HI 96818
    (808) 421-4165

    Grades: PK-6 | 706 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    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: #2525.
    Moanalua Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1337 Mahiole St
    Honolulu, HI 96819
    (808) 831-7878

    Grades: PK-6 | 638 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Kalihi Uka Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2411 Kalihi St
    Honolulu, HI 96819
    (808) 832-3310

    Grades: PK-5 | 238 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Aliamanu Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3265 Salt Lake Blvd
    Honolulu, HI 96818
    (808) 421-4280

    Grades: PK-6 | 592 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Pearl Harbor Kai Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1 C Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96818
    (808) 421-4245

    Grades: PK-6 | 457 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Kalani High School Math: 52% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4680 Kalanianaole Hwy
    Honolulu, HI 96821
    (808) 377-7744

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,383 student
  • Rank: #3030.
    Moanalua High School Math: 42% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2825 Ala Ilima St
    Honolulu, HI 96819
    (808) 837-8455

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,942 student
  • Rank: #3131.
    Seeqs - School Examining Essential Questions Of Sustainability Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    845 22nd Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808) 677-3377

    Grades: 6-8 | 177 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    President Theodore Roosevelt High School Math: 46% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1120 Nehoa St
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808) 587-4600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,363 student
  • Rank: #3333.
    Red Hill Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1265 Ala Kula Pl
    Honolulu, HI 96819
    (808) 831-7866

    Grades: PK-6 | 466 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Makalapa Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4435 Salt Lake Blvd
    Honolulu, HI 96818
    (808) 421-4110

    Grades: PK-6 | 606 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Prince David Kawananakoa Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    49 Funchal St
    Honolulu, HI 96813
    (808) 587-4430

    Grades: 6-8 | 775 students
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