• Maui Prep is an independent, coeducational day school offering a college-preparatory program to 250 students in preschool through high school.
  • Our school is divided into four robust programs:
  • Maui Prep welcomed 18 middle school students in 2005.  Classes were originally held in banquet spaces in the now-demolished Kapalua Bay Hotel. 
  • Maui Land & Pineapple Company donated the 20 acres of land and existing buildings for the development of the school.  
    Maui Prep is a nonprofit organization governed by a Board of Trustees made up of parents and community leaders concerned about the quality of education each child receives at Maui Prep.

Student Body

  • Total students enrolled: 255 (Minority students: 45%)
  • Accreditation: WASC, HAIS, and NAIS
  • Campus: 20 acres
  • Faculty members with advanced degrees: 68%
  • Students in the class of 2021: 18
  • Student-to-faculty ratio: 10:1
  • Average class size
    • Lower school: 16 students
    • Middle School: 15 students
    • Upper School: 18 students
  • Mean SAT test-score (Class of 2020):  1220
    • ERW: 627
    • Math: 593 
  • National Merit Finalists: 1 (2020)
  • Students receiving need-based assistance: 25%
  • Merit-based awards: $56,000

Curriculum and Scholarship

  • Our curriculum offers a broad knowledge base in math, science, world languages, English, and history. It is enriched by electives in music, theater, visual media, and competitive sports.
  • Experiential, hands-on, and inventive courses and electives include class trips, robotics, and maker spaces.
  • Experience with the culture and ecosystem of Maui are integrated into curriculum at all levels.
  • Maui Prep has a BYOT program (Bring your own technology) in the upper and middle schools.  1:1 Chromebooks are available in the lower school. Technology is intentionally integrated into our classrooms and curriculum to enhance teaching and learning. 

State and National Profile

  • Maui Prep's emphasis on meaningful community engagement results in many hours dedicated to nonprofit organizations.  The Maui Prep Interact Club, sponsored by Maui Sunset Rotary Club, is a service club for upper school students who want to connect with other young people and have fun while serving their communities and learning about the world. 
  • Maui Prep produced its first National Merit Scholarship finalist in 2020.
  • In its first outing, the Maui Prep "It's Academic Hawaii" team advanced to the the semifinals.


  • Upper School students participate in at least one of the 9 sports offered through the school’s athletics program.
  • Our student-athletes have won 4 state championships and 27 MIL championship titles. 
  • 12 student-athletes have been named as MIL Athletes of the Year.