How to Apply

Apply Online

The entire admissions application process may be completed online.

Process Overview

Optional

Process Detail

Application

Apply online 
  • A non-refundable application fee of $50 may be paid online or by check
  • The preferred deadline for applications for the 2014-15 School Year is January 31, 2014. Only applicants who meet the preferred deadline will be considered for the La Pietra scholarship. 

The Following Items Are Required:  

SSAT Testing Results: Applicants must take the SSAT Exam.
  •  Applicants are recommended to take the SSAT Exam in 2013 (October, November, December) or in 2014 (January or February).
  • Register online and request that results be sent directly to La Pietra (code: 3772)
Teacher Reference Forms: Provide two (2) HAIS Teacher Reference Forms from two current academic teachers.  These forms are confidential and should arrive directly from the teachers via mail, email or facsimile. 

 

Report Cards: All applicants must submit last year's report card and the first semester report card for the current academic year.
  •  Report cards need to include teacher comments.
  •  Students transferring mid-year grades 9 through 12 or those who earned high school credit as 8th graders must also submit an official transcript from their current school.

Optional Items

School-in-Session Visits: A School-in-Session visit provides a snapshot into a "Day in the Life" for prospective students. Girls currently in grades 5 through 11 are welcome to come for a half-day visit where they can visit classes, meet with current La Pietra students and teachers, and experience our learning environment. Call our Admissions Office to schedule a visit at (808) 922 - 2744.

Interviews: Candidates who submit all required application materials may be contacted to participate in an on-campus interview.

La Pietra Scholarship: Applicants who want to be considered for a La Pietra Scholarship must have completed the application by January 31, 2014. Visit our La Pietra Scholarship page to learn more. 

Tuition Assistance: Families may apply to be considered for Tuition Assistance by completing the School and Student Services (SSS) application by February 28, 2014. Only accepted students will be considered for Tuition Assistance awards. Awards will be announced after April 2014.  

Application materials can be mailed to to:

La Pietra - Hawaii School for Girls
Admissions Office
2933 Poni Moi Road
Honolulu, HI 96815

For any additional questions, concerns, or assistance, please contact our Admissions Office at (808) 922-2744 or email us at info@lapietra.edu.  You may request general information or direct communication to our Director of Admissions, Sumoha Jani.  

 

 

Contact the Admissions Office

Sumoha Jani
Director of Admissions
(808) 922-2744 ext. 226

School-in-Session Visits

A School-in-Session visit provides a snapshot into a “Day in the Life" for prospective students. Girls currently in grades 5 through 11 are welcome to join us for a half-day visit, where they can visit classes, meet with current La Pietra students and teachers, and experience our learning environment. Please call our Admissions Office to schedule a School-in-Session visit at (808) 922-2744 or email Sumoha Jani, Director of Admissions, at sjani@lapietra.edu.

Admissions Timeline

We encourage families to submit their applications and materials as soon as possible as certain grades may have limited spots. La Pietra’s rolling admissions process allows girls to enroll in Term 1 (August), Term 2 (October) or Term 3 (January) for each school year when spots are available.

Tuition

Tuition rates are normally set in January for the academic year beginning in August. Tuition is $18,150 for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Tuition Assistance page 

Nondiscriminatory Policy

La Pietra-Hawaii School for Girls does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, financial aid programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.