By Sarah Jaudon


Aloha! Welcome to Tripler Army Medical Center, located on the beautiful Hawaiian island of Oahu. Hawaii is a one-of-a-kind destination with one-of-a-kind schools where students experience the rich tradition and heritage of the native island culture while receiving top-notch academic instruction from dedicated teachers. If you're a parent who just received orders, we have the best schools in Oahu near Tripler Army Medical to help you decide where to live.

Best Schools in Oahu Near Tripler Army Medical Center

There are no DoD schools located on the island of Oahu. Most students will attend one of the many schools within the Hawaii public school district. Contact the Tripler Army Medical school liaison officer for advice on the best schools in Oahu for your family's needs.

School Liaison Officer

241 Hewitt Street Bldg. 1283 Schofield Barracks, HI 96857


: 1 (808) 655-8326

Elementary Schools in Oahu Near Tripler Army Medical Center

1. Moanalua Elementary School

1337 Mahiole St. Honolulu, HI 96819


: 1 (808) 831-7878 Moanalua Elementary School is located near Tripler Army Medical Center housing and serves grades K-6. Moanalua Elementary is known as one of the best elementary schools in Oahu, Hawaii, with its various enrichment activities like robotics, student council, and the junior police officer program.

2. ʻAiea Elementary School

99-370 Moanalua Rd. Aiea, HI 96701


: 1 (808) 305-4400 ʻAiea Elementary School is a technologically centered school located in the ​​​Aiea Complex​ with a computer lab in every classroom. Students from K-6th grade can attend this oasis in an urban environment with a culturally diverse student body and staff.

3. Aliamanu Elementary

3265 Salt Lake Boulevard Honolulu, HI 96818


: 1 (808) 421-4280 One of the best elementary schools in Oahu for military families is Aliamanu Elementary. Most of the school's population comes from locals and military students living in the communities of Maloelap, Moanalua Terrace, Doris Miller Park, and Halsey Terrace.

4. Red Hill Elementary

1265 Ala Kula Place Honolulu, HI 96819


: 1 (808) 305-1530 Red Hill Elementary is located in the Moanalua Complex for students in grades PK-6 and is focused primarily on technology to prepare students for careers and college. Technology labs and classes are available in every classroom.

5. Pearl Harbor Elementary

Moanalua Ridge Honolulu, HI 96818


: 1 (808) 305-6000 Pearl Harbor Elementary serves students in grades K-6 and has a large military family population. This school understands the unique needs of military students and has a transition team in place to aid such students and their families.

Middle Schools in Oahu Near Tripler Army Medical Center

Middle School

1. Moanalua Middle

1289 Mahiole Street Honolulu, HI 96819


: 1 (808) 305-1289 Moanalua Middle School is located in the Moanalua Complex, serving middle schoolers from 7th-8th grade. This school has a large athletics department with a chance to compete in volleyball, cross-country and track, basketball, and cheerleading.

2. Aliamanu Middle

3271 Salt Lake Boulevard Honolulu, HI 96818


: 1 (808) 421-4100 Aliamanu Middle School is located in the Radford Complex, serving grades 7-8, and is aligned with all the national common core standards. The goal is to prepare students to be ready for college. Literacy is the primary goal for school culture and readiness.

3. ‘Aiea Intermediate

99-600 Kulawea Street Aiea, HI 96701


: 1 (808) 305-9200 ‘Aiea Intermediate is a middle school serving seventh- and eighth-grade students in the ​​Aiea Complex​. This school offers a variety of clubs, including hula, coding, dance, chess, and honors, just to name a few. Competitive athletics offered are cheerleading, football, basketball, track and field, and tennis.

High Schools in Oahu, Hawaii, Near Tripler Army Medical Center

High School

1. Moanalua High

2825 Ala Ilima Street Honolulu, HI 96818


: 1 (808) 305-1000 Moanalua High serves grades 9-12 and offers a rigorous curriculum with college preparatory classes, advanced placement, and career-technical education. Music and technology are highly rated here, as is their Air Force JROTC program. All this makes Moanalua High one of the best high schools in Oahu, Hawaii.

2. Admiral Arthur W. Radford High

4361 Salt Lake Boulevard Honolulu, HI 96818


: 1 (808) 421-4200 Radford High provides advanced language arts courses, an expanded AP program, a multimedia program, JROTC, a culinary arts academy, a building and construction academy, and many other electives for students in grades 9-12.

3. ‘Aiea High

98-1276 Ulune Street Aiea, HI 96701


: 1 (808) 305-6500 When searching for high schools in Oahu, Hawaii, ‘Aiea High makes the top of the list with its beautiful campus and views, as well as its standards-based curriculum. ‘Aiea High serves over 1,000 students from ninth to 12th grade.

Private Schools in Oahu Near Tripler Army Medical Center

private school

1. Christian Academy

3400 Moanalua Rd. Honolulu, HI 96819


: 1 (808) 836-0233 Christian Academy is a private Christian school located a short drive from Tripler Medical Center and is viewed as one of the best private schools in Oahu, serving over 250 students from PK-12th grade.

2. Navy Hale Keiki School

153 Bougainville Dr. Honolulu, HI 96818


: 1 (808) 423-1727 Navy Hale Keiki School is nestled among the many military installations of Hawaii and is one of the private schools in Oahu, giving military families priority enrollment. Navy Hale Keiki School has over 200 students, offering PK through fifth-grade classes.

3. Our Savior Lutheran School (Cross Academy)

98-1098 Moanalua Rd. Aiea, HI 96701


: 1 (808) 488-0000 Our Savior Lutheran School makes the list of the best private schools in Oahu based on its curriculum and diverse culture for students from PK-sixth grade. Please note: Our Savior Lutheran will be undergoing a name change for the 2022-2023 school year and will be known as Cross Academy.

Day Care in Oahu Near Tripler Army Medical Center

Day Care We understand the importance of finding the right daycare facility for your little ones. MilitaryChildCare.com is a free service for military families seeking highly vetted facilities in your area. Care.com is another great resource, providing an extensive list of the top daycares and in-home facilities near Tripler Army Medical Center. Take a tour whenever possible, and don't underestimate the value of reviews and recommendations from fellow military families.


PCSing to Oahu, Hawaii, is a wonderful adventure where gorgeous weather, amazing food, stunning views, adventure, and education await your family. Your students will be thrilled to attend some of the best schools in Oahu and soak in the cultural experiences you can only get in Hawaii.



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