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Day Admission

Day Admission

How to Apply

The journey to finding a school for your child is an important one. Thank you for choosing to explore ‘Iolani School as a possible partner for your family.

Our commitment is to get to know your child through an admission process that values fairness and care. Throughout the process, you can learn more about us through tours, videos, newsletters and various other communication vehicles. Meanwhile, take a virtual tour, follow our official social media channels and/or explore other areas of this school website to get a glimpse of the world of opportunities at ‘Iolani School.

We would love to hear from you! Please feel free to contact us with any questions.

Application Information

Kindergarten and 6th grade applications are now closed for the 2024-25 school year. If you are interested in a post-deadline application for grades 7-11, please contact the Admission Office at (808) 943-2221 or
Deadline to submit applications:
  • Kindergarten: October 15, 2023 (Closed)
  • Grade 6: November 15, 2023 (Closed)
  • Grades 7-12: November 15, 2023
  • Boarding Grades 9-11: January 15, 2024
‘Iolani School's Online Admission Application is powered by Ravenna, an application portal that houses all application documents and serves as a 24-hour, one-stop shop to applying. Simply create a Ravenna account using a current email address and follow the steps listed.

Steps to Apply

Admission Calendar

August 1, 2023 Online application available in Ravenna
September 30, 2023 HAIS Private School Education Fair
October 15, 2023 Kindergarten application deadline
October 17, 2023 Grades 6-9 Admission Info Night webinar for prospective families
November 15, 2023 Grades 6-12 application deadline
December 5, 2023 Financial Aid webinar, 6:30 pm HST (Invites sent to all Admission applicants)
January 31, 2024 Supporting documents deadline (K, Grades 6-12)
March 13, 2024 Grades 6-12 admission decisions emailed (afternoon)
By early April 2024 Financial Aid decisions emailed
April 15, 2024

Enrollment deadline, Grades 6-12

April 17 (by 4:00 pm) Kindergarten admission decisions emailed
May 10, 2024

Enrollment deadline, Kindergarten

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‘Iolani School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender, age or disability in areas of admission, financial aid, athletics or other school administered programs.