Brethren Christian Jr/sr High

21141 Strathmoor Lane,
Huntington Beach, CA, 92646-0926
Tel: (714)962-6617
Grades: 6 - 12 | 412 students
Brethren Christian exists to help Christian parents in fulfilling their God-given responsibility of di  ligent teaching and seeks to implement Christ's command of making disciples.
By philosophy, purpose and design Brethren Christian is dedicated to providing a Christ-centered, high quality educational program consistent with Biblical truth.
Its purpose is to minister to the whole person by fostering individual growth and preparing students for responsible interaction in society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Learning differences addressed
Year Founded 1947

Student Body

Total Students 412 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Brethren Christian Jr/sr High Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 7 courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP English Lit/Comp, AP Spanish Language, AP Studio Art, AP United States History, AP World History, Honors Chamber Choir, Honors Wind Symphony, Honors World Lit/Comp, 
Average SAT score 1684
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(No uniforms required)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Varies by Grade Level $8,295 - $12,895 Scholarships: *Need Based *Christian School Employee - 50% *Pastoral - 75% discount *Academic - Incoming Freshmen with 4.0 GPA - $2,000 Discount. *Music -See Website for details and restrictions
% on Financial Aid 27%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,725
Admissions Director Shelly Harris


Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Flag FootballFootball,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 32 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. 501.films - Video Production, A21 - Abolishment of Human Injustice in the 21st Century, ASB Leadership, Anime Club, Band Council, Brethren Book Club, California Junior Scholastic Federation, California Scholastic Federation, Cappies, Catz Club, Chess Club, Chinese Club, Class Council, Comedy Sportz High School League, Democrats for Christ, Drama Workshop, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Godz Girlz, Green Machine, Invisible Children, Journalism, LIGHT (Leadership in Gathering Hearts Together), Life Support Club, Math League, Praise Band, Puppet Ministry, SALSA Club, SALT (Service and Leadership Training), Sound/Tech Crew, Surf Club, Thespian Society, Yearbook ASB Leadership, Anime Club, Band Council, Cappies, Catz Club, Chess Club, Chinese Club, Class Council, Drama Workshop, Godz Girlz, Green Machine, Journalism, Math League, Praise Band, SALSA Club, Surf Club, Yearbook, 501.films - Video Production,
A21 - Abolishment of Human Injustice in the 21st Century,
Brethren Book Club,
California Junior Scholastic Federation,
California Scholastic Federation,
Comedy Sportz High School League,
Democrats for Christ,
Fellowship of Christian Athletes,
Invisible Children,
LIGHT (Leadership in Gathering Hearts Together),
Life Support Club,
Puppet Ministry,
SALT (Service and Leadership Training),
Sound/Tech Crew,
Thespian Society,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 03/15/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Waldorf School Of Orange County (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Huntington Christian School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Waldorf School Of Orange County (1 miles away)
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School Reviews

  • Recommended May 21, 2012 - I have 3 children who have graduated from Brethren. All are now in top notch universities...aat the top of their class! They were so well prepared for college! AND FOR LIFE! I heartily recommend Brethren Christian!!! - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended May 21, 2012 - Brethren Christian is an amazing school! The process that I went though to select a school for my children was extremely thorough. The criteria I required included a strong Christian emphasis, stellar academics, an excellent instrumental music program, a strong athletic program, and a positive social environment. My search took me to many schools that were strong in one area but lacked terribly in others. Brethren Christian was literally an answer to prayer! Though small, BC is doing amazing things! Where else can your student participate in OC''s best Christian school band program, play football under the guidance of a coach who played 10 years in the NFL, act in a play that wins award after award, while being challenged academically and taught to live his or her faith in an environment relatively free of cliques and negative social issues? I know without a doubt that my children would have never developed into the individuals they have, had they attended one of the bigger ''name brand'' private schools. In this case, big things really DO come in small packages and this was the absolute best gift I could have given my kids. We are truly blessed to be a part of the Warrior family. - Posted by Parent

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