Best High Schools
in Hawaii

We reviewed 21,035 U.S. public high schools; 11 Hawaii schools made our rankings.View Rankings

High school graduation requirements in Hawaii call for a minimum of 24 credit hours, including a half credit in modern Hawaii history, and two credits in a world language, fine arts or career and technical education. Honors graduates must take specific courses, including Algebra II, and complete a senior project. All Hawaiian students are assessed via the Hawaii Content and Performance Standards III, according to the Hawaii State Department of Education.

There are 11 bronze medal schools from Hawaii included in the 2013 rankings of U.S. News Best High Schools. A few of Hawaii's highly ranked schools are in the state capital of Honolulu, within the Hawaii Public Schools.

Notable HI Schools

These schools were awarded a national bronze medal. They are listed alphabetically.

Education Laboratory Public Charter School

1776 UNIVERSITY AVE, HONOLULU, HI 96822

James Campbell High School

91980 NORTH RD, EWA BEACH, HI 96706

Kalani High School

4680 KALANIANAOLE HWY, HONOLULU, HI 96821

Keaau High School

16725 KEAAUPAHOA RD, KEAAU, HI 96749

Kealakehe High School

745000 PUOHULIHULI ST, KAILUA-KONA, HI 96740

King Kekaulike High School

121 KULA HWY, PUKALANI, HI 96768

Kohala High School

543611 AKONI PULE HWY, KAPAAU, HI 96755

Mililani High School

951200 MEHEULA PARKWAY, MILILANI, HI 96789

Pahoa High & Intermediate School

153038 PUNA RD, PAHOA, HI 96778

President William McKinley High School

1039 SOUTH KING ST, HONOLULU, HI 96814

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