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Asia Pacific International School, Hawaii Campus
School Name:
Asia Pacific International School, Hawaii Campus
Street Address:
54-230 Kamehameha Hwy.
Hauula, HI 96717
Head of School:
Dr. Euysung Kim
Founding Date:
Religious Affiliation:
Membership Status:
Full Member
Day / Boarding:
Day & Boarding
Grade Levels:
Pre-K thru 12th
International Students Accepted:
Summer Programs Offered:
Kindergarten Cut Off Date:
Social Media:
Admissions Contact:
Mr. Tiaan van der Linde
Admissions Email:
01/21/2020 1:49 PM 06/30/2022 admissions@apishawaii.org School
Mission / Philosophy / Objectives:
"The only college-preparatory private school on Oahu's North Shore"





Quick Facts:

  • Private, nonprofit K-12 school, fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and licensed member of the Hawaii Association of Independent Schools (HAIS)
  • Five and seven day boarding options available for all middle and high school students (5th-12th grade)
  • A beautiful 97 acre campus in Hau’ula, (North Shore, Oahu) providing an abundance of exciting outdoor educational opportunities
  • Ideally located, less than an hour  drive from the Honolulu International airport
  • Non-denominational Christian school that welcomes students of all religious and cultural backgrounds



Boarding and Extracurricular Program:

  • APIS offers a wide range of after school activities such as, surfing, hiking, swimming, band, cross country, soccer, volleyball, cooking, and many more.  
  • Boarding Students have either 1-2 other roommates. Dorms are small intimate houses with up to 16 students and two teachers
  • Students cultivate independence, compassion and teamwork on a 24/7 basis.
  • Weekend trips are diverse, active and varied, taking advantage of all of Hawaii’s natural beauty and opportunity.




Academics and Educational Philosophy:

  • Personal and relational education: Teachers know their students, and are committed to their success
  • Commitment to college and university acceptances, with impressive results.  All 2018 graduates are now attending 4 year universities, 75% of which are top 30 ranked schools.
  • Rigorous American style curriculum featuring Project Based Learning. Students master academic skills and content through hands-on projects.
  •  Students practice and are assessed on critical thinking, cooperation, communication, creativity, & cultural citizenship
  • Foreign languages offered: Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Korean
School Fast Facts:

1:5 teacher-student ratio 

100% college matriculation

20+ elective courses, including Japanese, Chinese, Korean, agriculture, marine science, computer science, art, investing, theater, dance, and customizable independent study options

20+ extracurricular options, including swimming, golf, volleyball, soccer, tennis, surfing, hiking, and dozens of clubs

40+ business partnerships where students can intern and receive expert advice on projects

400+ palm and banana trees on campus

15 Air Quality Index (AQI) level in annual average as compared to 180 in Beijing, 155 in Seoul, and 90 in Tokyo

81 °F/ 27 °C annual average temperature

1st in ethnic & racial diversity ranking among U.S. states

5 hours to California and 8 hours to Seoul, Korea
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