Top 10 Best Honolulu Public High Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 13 public high schools serving 13,369 students in Honolulu, HI. The top ranked public high schools in Honolulu, HI are Henry J Kaiser High School, Myron B. Thompson Academy - A New Century Pcs and Kalani High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Honolulu, HI public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Hawaii public high school average of 31%), and reading proficiency score of 66% (versus the 56% statewide average). High schools in Honolulu have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 10% of Hawaii public high schools.
Honolulu, HI public high school have a Graduation Rate of 85%, which is more than the Hawaii average of 84%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Admiral Arthur W Radford High School, with 94% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Hawaii or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the Hawaii public high school average of 87% (majority Asian).

Top Honolulu, HI Public High Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    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: #22.
    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: #33.
    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: #44.
    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: #55.
    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: #66.
    President William Mckinley High School Math: 44% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1039 South King St
    Honolulu, HI 96814
    (808) 594-0400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,583 student
  • Rank: #77.
    University Laboratory School Charter School
    Math: 37% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1776 University Ave, Uhs Build
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808) 956-7833

    Grades: K-12 | 437 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Admiral Arthur W Radford High School Math: 37% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4361 Salt Lake Blvd
    Honolulu, HI 96818
    (808) 421-4200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,275 student
  • Rank: #99.
    Kaimuki High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2705 Kaimuki Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808) 733-4900

    Grades: 9-12 | 703 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Governor Wallace Rider Farrington High School Math: 25% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1564 North King St
    Honolulu, HI 96817
    (808) 832-3600

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,309 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Halau Ku Mana - A New Century Pcs Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2101 Makiki Heights Dr
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808) 945-1600

    Grades: 4-12 | 142 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Anuenue School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2528 10th Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96816
    (808) 733-8465

    Grades: PK-12 | 455 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3440 Leahi Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96815
    (808) 733-4999

    Grades: PK-12 | 54 students
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