Each winter, we publish the college choices of our last graduating class in the printed Bulletin.
Each winter, we publish the college choices of our last graduating class in the printed Bulletin. In addition, we also share some data on the exemplary scholarship of our students, whose diversity of interests and talents at Punahou are always supported by a foundation of solid academic performance when measured by national standards.
|National Merit Scholarship Program|
|Percentage of statewide National Merit Semifinalists
41%Percentage of graduating class: 6.3%
|(Range of mid-50%)
610 – 690Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
620 – 720Math
48%*currently attend college with the support of need-based financial aid.
*Based on survey responses from 408 students.
|Class size: 424|
|Number applied to colleges: 423|
|Number of colleges receiving applications: 403|
|Number of college applications filed: 4,094|
|Average number of applications per student: 9.68|
|Number of students who|
|Will attend college: 419|
|Four-year college: 414|
|Two-year college: 5|
|The Class of 2017 planned to attend 167 different colleges and universities|
|Public institutions: 32%|
|Independent institutions: 68%|
|Geographic distribution of final college choices|
|East Coast 26%|
|Other U.S. regions 18%|
|Pacific Northwest 16%|