Heads of School

This list, compiled from sources in the 'Iolani School Archives, is not definitive or all-inclusive; much of the early information is unavailable or unclear. Titles were used inconsistently and sometimes interchangeably. Years indicate the end of the school year; for example, "1950" denotes 1949-50.

 

Head of School

Years

Scott, William Richard

1863

Mason, George 

1863-64, 1868-72

Ibbotson, Edmund J.

1863-65

Hart, G.W.

1866, 1868

Turner, Charles William

1866-68, 1873

Warren, Edward

1968

Higgins, H.

1870

Atkinson, Alatau T.

ca. 1871, 1874-88

Williamson, C.T.

ca. 1871-1887

Swan, William Alexander

1873-74, 1882-84

Jones, Pierre

1874-88

Clark, Abel

1875-80, ca. 1887

Suplee, Thomas D.

1879-80

Baker, Brookes Ono

1880-81

Willis, Bishop Alfred  

1880

Whalley, Herbert

1882

White, C. Henry

1885-86

Barnes, William Henry

1886

Kitcat, V.H. 

1888

Bush, John

1889-94

Paetow, F.C.

1885

Hughes, John V.

1896

Fenn, R.J.

1897-98

Lane, John

1898

Fitz, Frank S.

1899, 1901-05

Blackman, Leopold G.

1900

Morgan, J.B.

1906

Bliss, Witt H. 

1907-09

Dodd, I. Neal

1908

Hall, Albert L. 

1909-10

Saylor, Frank A. 

1911-13

Kroll, Leopold 

1913-17

Hinkley, Thurston R. 

1917-19

Ottman, Donald R. 

1920-21

Tracy, Leland H. 

1922

Caldwell, Roberta

1922

Woods, Maitland 

1922

Spencer, Robert S.

1923-25

Hinckley, Thurston R. 

1926-30

Collins, James Philmore

1931

Stone, Albert H. 

1932-44

Young, Charles Herbert

1938-39

Eshelman, John Carl

1941-42

Buttles, W. William

1943-44

Lyon-Vaiden, Arthur 

1945-46

Monell, Ralph P.

1947-50

Parmiter, Charles A. 

1951-54

McDonald, Frederick

1955-59

MacLean, Burton A.

1960-70

Coon, David P.

1971-92

Miller, Thomas H.

1993-95

Iwashita, Val T.

1996-2012

Cottrell, Timothy R.

2013-