Top 10 Best Kailua Public Schools (2021)

All
(13)
All
(13)
 
High
(3)
High
(3)
 
Middle
(2)
Middle
(2)
 
Elementary
(9)
Elementary
(9)
 
Pre-K
(9)
Pre-K
(9)
 
Charter
(1)
Charter
(1)
 
Private
(5)
Private
(5)
 
For the 2021 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 5,946 students in Kailua, HI. Kailua has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Hawaii.
The top ranked public schools in Kailua, HI are Kaelepulu Elementary School, Ka'ohao Public Charter School and Aikahi Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Kailua, HI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the Hawaii public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Kailua have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 10% of Hawaii public schools.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Hawaii public school average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Kailua, HI Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Kaelepulu Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    530 Keolu Dr
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 266-7811

    Grades: PK-6 | 200 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Ka'ohao Public Charter School Charter School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    140 Alala Rd
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 266-7844

    Grades: PK-6 | 328 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Aikahi Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    281 Ilihau St
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 254-7944

    Grades: PK-6 | 474 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Maunawili Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1465 Ulupii St
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 266-7822

    Grades: PK-6 | 344 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Kainalu Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    165 Kaiholu St
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 266-7835

    Grades: PK-6 | 445 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Kailua Intermediate School Math: 55% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    145 South Kainalu Dr
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 263-1500

    Grades: 7-8 | 737 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Enchanted Lake Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    770 Keolu Dr
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 266-7800

    Grades: PK-6 | 428 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Mokapu Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Kmcas Bldg, 1193 Mokapu Rd
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 254-7964

    Grades: PK-6 | 881 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Kailua Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    315 Kuulei Rd
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 266-7878

    Grades: PK-6 | 352 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Kalaheo High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    730 Iliaina St
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 254-7900

    Grades: 9-12 | 808 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Keolu Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1416 Keolu Dr
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 266-7818

    Grades: PK-6 | 124 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Kailua High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    451 Ulumanu Dr
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 266-7900

    Grades: 9-12 | 756 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Olomana School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    42-522 Kalanianaole Hwy
    Kailua, HI 96734
    (808) 266-7866

    Grades: 7-12 | 69 students
Recent Articles
Learn about how public schools are implementing new forms of physical education instruction, which range from yoga classes to even online gym courses.
Beyond tests and homework, some public school students face greater challenges, including the uncertainty of where they will sleep each night. Learn about the increase in homeless students and what public schools are doing to meet the challenge.
Nearly 10% of students will encounter sexual misconduct at school. Make sure you know how to protect your child and recognize the signs of potential sex abuse.