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Hawaii Preparatory Academy

Location:
Hawaii

Website:
www.hpa.edu

Phone Number:
808-­885-­7321

Students:
614

Founded:
1949

Avg. Financial Aid Grant:
$20,000

Students on Financial Aid:
50 %

Grades:
K-12

About Hawaii Preparatory Academy

Founded in 1949, HPA is an independent, coeducational boarding and day school for students in kindergarten through grade 12. The school is situated on more than 220 acres of land in the town of Waimea (Kamuela) on the island of Hawaii. A college preparatory school, HPA is committed to the development of character; the expansion of mind, body and spirit; and the assurance of a climate of academic excellence.

Location
Hawaii
Address
65-­1692 Kohala Mountain Road Kamuela, Hawaii 96743
Website
Phone Number
808-­885-­7321
Grades
K-12
Founded
1949
Headmaster
Robert McKendry
School Type
Co-ed
Religious Affiliation
none
Campus Size
228 acres
Enrollment
614 students
International Students
18 %
Boarding School Students
50 %
PG Year
Yes
Average Class Size
10 students
Teacher Student Ratio
1:10
Amount of AP Courses Offered
20
Which AP Courses
Biology, English Language and Composition, Environmental Science, History, Human Anatomy, Chemistry, Language and Literature, Math Studies, Physics, Psychology, Spanish, Statistics, Drawing
Faculty with advanced degree
90 %
Summer Program offered
Endowment Size
$43.300.000
Students on Financial Aid
50 %
Average Financial Aid Grant
$20.000
TOEFL Required
Yes
SAT Required
Yes
Admissions Email
Director of Admissions
Joshua D. Clark
Extracurriculars
Dance, equestrian, scuba certification, all-sport conditioning, theater, soccer conditioning, tennis, baseball conditioning
Notable Alumni
Max Unger, Ed Case, Graham Salisbury, James Kennedy, Peter Vitousek, William Koch

Summer Programs

Name Dates Age of Students Cost Amount of Students Classes/Programs Offered
Summer Session June 27 - July 23, 2016 11-17 5.100 80 English as a Second Language, Scuba/Reef Ecology, Marine Biology, Robotics, Test Prep, Sailing, Photojournalism, Creative Writing, Math, Videography, Dance, Sustainable Living, Outdoor programs and activities
Sports Offered
Baseball , Basketball , Cross Country , Dance , Diving , Equestrian , Football , Golf , Soccer , Swimming , Tennis , Track and Field , Voleyball , Water Polo , Wrestling

Alumni List

Name College Occupation Year of Graduation
Max Unger 0
Arts Offered
Music, Theatre, Visual Arts, Painting, Sculpture, Drawing, Photography ,

Amherst College, Bowdoin College, Boston College, Brown University, Carnegie Mellon University, University of California Berkeley, University of Chicago, Columbia University, Cornell University, Dartmouth College, Duke University, Harvard University, Johns Hopkins University, University of California-Los Angeles, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, University of Miami, University of Michigan, New York University, University of Pennsylvania, Princeton University, Rice University, University of Southern California, Stanford University, Tufts University, and Yale University

Computer Programming, Creative Writing, English, English Language and Composition, Geometry, Introduction to Theater, Mandarin, Spanish, Statistics, Visual Arts

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