Morningstar Christian Academy

16241 Leffingwell Road,
Whittier, CA, 90603
     Tel: (562)943-0297
Grades: K - 12 | 210 students

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 210 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 40%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Morningstar Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 210:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Foundation Christian (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carden Whittier School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Carden Whittier School (0.4 miles away)
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  • WhittierCarden Whittier School
      (Christian)
    11537 Grovedale Drive
    WhittierCA90604
    (562)694-1879
      (Christian)
    0.4 mi | 280 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • WhittierPrimanti Montessori School Whittier
    Montessori School
    10947 S. Valley Home Avenue
    WhittierCA90603
    (562)943-0246
    Montessori School
    0.7 mi | 99 students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • WhittierSt Bruno Parish School
      (Roman Catholic)
    15700 Citrustree Rd
    WhittierCA90603
    (562)943-8812
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.8 mi | 300 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • WhittierWhittier KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    10704 Scott Avenue
    WhittierCA90604
    (562)947-7100
    Daycare / Preschool
    1 mi | 19 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • La MiradaHeights Christian Schools - La Mirada Campus
      (Christian)
    12200 Oxford Drive
    La MiradaCA90638
    (562)902-1779
      (Christian)
    1.2 mi | 262 students | Gr. NS-5                      

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