Applying to Punahou

Aloha! On behalf of the Punahou community, thank you for your interest in our school. Punahou is a vibrant K – 12 community where children flourish through discovery, collaboration, and creative exploration.

A Punahou education celebrates diversity and inspires excellence, recognizing the unique strengths and identities of each child. It is a place where every student, regardless of background or experience, feels valued and empowered to thrive. Instilling in students a true passion for learning is the ultimate goal of a Punahou education, while also ensuring that all individuals find their place and voice in our community.

At Punahou, students gain the confidence and resilience they need to navigate college, careers, and life successfully. Through a vast array of opportunities, students design their own unique experience and the Punahou journey encourages them to become the next generation of community leaders and global change makers. The friendships and connections they make at our school create bonds that last a lifetime.

We look forward to sharing our community and school with you as you explore a Punahou education for your child. We invite you to explore how to apply to Punahou, and have structured the categories based on our grade level entry points.

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  • New Admissions Families

    Please click “Create an Account” within myPunahou to create an account and apply.

    If you are a new family and have already created an account for Punahou Co-Curricular activities, please use the same email you used previously when you create your application account.
  • Current Punahou Parents

    Please log into myPunahou using the email address the School has on record for you.
  • Current Punahou Faculty and Staff

    Please log into myPunahou using your email address as your username.
  • Need Help?

    For assistance with your myPunahou account login or password, please contact the IT Help Desk for support: or call 808.943.3234.

    For any questions about the admissions process, please contact the admissions team at 808.944.5714 or
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