Whittier Christian High School

     Tel: (562)694-3803
Grades: 9 - 12 | 658 students
The school is co-educational and has a current enrollment of approximately 720 students in grades 9-12.
Whittier Christian High School equips young people academically, spiritually, socially and athletically to reach their full potential in Christ.
Whittier Christian High School offers a lifelong advantage by integrating biblical truths into every aspect of student life.
An atmosphere of high expectation and support for the students maximizes their high school experience in a distinctively Christian school.
Academically, students can tailor their individual course of study to meet their specific scholastic goals while simultaneously participating in a wide variety of extracurricular activities.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1959

Student Body

Total Students 658 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 57%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Whittier Christian High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 43%
Average Class Size 22 students
Number of AP Courses 6 courses
Advanced Courses Biology; Chemistry; English Literature;English Language; U.S. Government; Studio Art  
Average SAT score 1572
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Modest but comfortable)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,800
Tuition Notes Tuition may be paid monthly. Discounts are given for paying by the semester or yearly. Financial aid available.
% on Financial Aid 30%
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Steve Benke
Admissions Associate Debbie Larson


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Drill Team, Football, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceDrill Team,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. National Honor Society; California Scholastic Federation; Student Government; Service and Missions Opportunities National Honor Society; California Scholastic Federation; Student Government; Service and Missions Opportunities,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Remnant Christian School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whittier Friends School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Whittier Friends School (0.2 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Whittier
    6726 Washington Avenue
    WhittierCA 90601
    0.2 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 25 students                      
  • Whittier
    The Broadoaks School
    13514 Olive Drive
    WhittierCA 90601
    0.2 mi | Gr. K-8 | 347 students                      
  • Whittier
    7346 Painter Ave
    WhittierCA 90602
    0.3 mi | Gr. 7-11 | 10 students                      
  • Whittier
    6726 Milton Ave
    WhittierCA 90601
    0.4 mi | Gr. K-7 | 36 students                      
  • Whittier
    6548 Newlin Ave
    WhittierCA 90601
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 335 students                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?          Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Why Would I Want to....
Why Would I Want to....
Many parents tend to dismiss the idea of sending their children to private school without exploring it in depth. We explore this and several more related subjects.
So Many Choices
When it comes to choosing a private school, there are so many choices to consider that the project can be a huge challenge to most of us. We offer some help and advice to help you get started.
What About a Foreign Language School?
Sending your child to a foreign language school makes good sense when you have been posted to this country from abroad and in other circumstances as well.
Request Information
I am a:      
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Applying for financial aid?:

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.


(enter "N/A" if not applicable)

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average acceptance rate in Whittier, CA is 95% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).
Related School Videos

View more school videos