At Ko'olau Baptist Academy, we would like to answer any questions you may have so to call the school office at during normal school hours. You may also leave a message, and we will get back to you with the answer to your question as soon as possible. We have also provide you with a list of frequently asked questions.
- Does the school participate in athletic competition with other schools?
Yes, the school competes in Volleyball, Basketball, and Soccer for boys and girls in grades 7-12 against other schools as part of the Hawaii Sports Fellowship. Students must earn a 2.00 G.P.A and have no F's on their latest report card to be eligible.
- What type of curriculum does the school use?
The school primarily uses Christian textbooks from A Beka Books and Bob Jones Press.
- What are the school hours?
School starts at 8:15 am and it ends at 2:45 pm for students in grades 7-12 and 3:00 pm for students in grades K-6. Students may arrive as early as 7:00 am and they must report directly to the Lunch Lanai for supervision. Students may stay until 5:30 pm while waiting to be picked up. There is a $7.00 charge for those who stay after 3:30 PM.
- Does KBA offer financial aid?
Yes, the school offers discounted tuition rates for active members of Ko'olau Baptist Church, the children of missionaries and local pastors of churches similar to Ko'olau Baptist church, and returning students through the Hanai Student Fund. Please call the school office for a Hanai Student Application.
- Do students wear uniforms?
Yes, please see the school office for an order form for school uniforms. PE shirts and shorts are available in the school office.
- Does the school serve hot lunches for students?
Yes, the school works with a caterer to sell hot lunches on Tuesday, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Please see the school office for a monthly menu and price list.
- What is the average class size?
Class sizes usually range from 12 to 22 students with the average class size being about 16 students.
- Are students required to attend Ko'olau Baptist Church?
Children who are in grades K-6th grade are strongly encouraged to attend a church service either at Ko'olau Baptist Church or similar church. Children who are in 7th - 12th grade are required to attend at least one service a week at Ko'olau Baptist Church.