Eastern Christian High School

     Tel: (973)427-0900
Grades: 9 - 12 | 349 students
Education at Eastern Christian is distinctively different.
In the classroom, academics are taught from a Christian perspective, and teachers faithfully mentor students to become responsible stewards.
We provide a nurturing environment that encourages our pupils to recognize their gifts and develop their potential for service to God and their community.
Students are challenged to reflect and to ask themselves how academics, the arts, and athletics are preparing them for a life of service.
Our mission is to provide an excellent academic education within the context of a Christian world and life view, in a culturally diverse and caring environment for the children of Christian families.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Christian Schools International (CSI)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1892

Student Body

Total Students 349 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Eastern Christian High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 54%
Advanced Courses Honors Math, Honors Science, Humanities  
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Eastern Christian distributed over 700,000.00 in Financial aid during the 2009-2010 school year.
% on Financial Aid 28%


Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mary Help Of Christians Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary Help Of Christians Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Gilmore Memorial Christian Academy (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Haledon
    Mary Help Of Christians Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    659 Belmont Avenue
    HaledonNJ 07508
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 242 students                      
  • Haledon
    278 N 8th St
    HaledonNJ 07508
    1 mi | Gr. K-7 | 282 students                      
  • Paterson
    Gilmore Memorial Christian Academy
    (Church of God in Christ)
    131 Haledon Ave
    PatersonNJ 07522
    (Church of God in Christ)
    1.1 mi | Gr. PK-3 | 38 students                      
  • Paterson
    St Gerard Majella School
    (Roman Catholic)
    10 Carrelton Dr
    PatersonNJ 07522
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.4 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 237 students                      
  • Hawthorne
    St Anthony School
    (Roman Catholic)
    270 Diamond Bridge Ave
    HawthorneNJ 07506
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.5 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 242 students                      

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5 months ago
As a parent I am impressed by the PA and Humanities programs Eastern Christian High School offers. My daughter will graduate next year with 17 college credits. Excellent academic options in a Christ centered learning environment. Would highly recommend.
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