Top 3 Best Kapaa Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 2,676 students in Kapaa, HI. Kapaa has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Hawaii.
The top ranked public schools in Kapaa, HI are Alaka'i O Kaua'i Charter School, Kapaa High School and Kapaa Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Kapaa, HI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Hawaii public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Kapaa have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Hawaii public schools.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Hawaii public school average of 89% (majority Asian).

Best Kapaa, HI Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Alaka'i O Kaua'i Charter School
Charter School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2-4035 Kaumualii Hwy
Kapaa, HI 96746
(808) 635-5110
Grades: K-6
| 164 students
Rank: #22.
Kapaa High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4695 Mailihuna Rd
Kapaa, HI 96746
(808) 821-4400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,060 students
Rank: #33.
Kapaa Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
4886 Kawaihau Rd
Kapaa, HI 96746
(808) 821-4424
Grades: PK-5
| 861 students
Rank: #44.
Kapaa Middle School
Math: 27% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4867 Olohena Rd
Kapaa, HI 96746
(808) 821-4460
Grades: 6-8
| 591 students

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