Whittier Christian High School

501 N. Beach Blvd.
La Habra, CA 90609-0906
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 Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 43%
Average Class Size 22 students
Number of AP Courses 8 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

Sports

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,
FootballSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

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 Morningstar Christian Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Primanti Montessori School Whittier (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Primanti Montessori School Whittier (0.5 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Whittier
    Grades: NS-8 | 195 students
    0.5 miles
    10947 S. Valley Home Avenue
    Whittier, CA 90603
    (562)943-0246
    0.5NS-8
    195
  • La Habra
    Pla-skool In The Pines
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 18 students
    0.7 miles
    1100 W La Habra Blvd
    La Habra, CA 90631
    (562)691-3119
    0.7PK-KG
    18
  • La Habra
    Grades: K-9 | 259 students
    0.8 miles
    920 W La Habra Blvd
    La Habra, CA 90631
    (562)697-9726
    0.8K-9
    259
  • Whittier
    Morningstar Christian Academy
    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: K-12 | 210 students
    0.8 miles
    16241 Leffingwell Road
    Whittier, CA 90603
    (562)943-0297
    0.8K-12
    210
  • Whittier
    Grades: PK-8 | 298 students
    1.2 miles
    11537 Grovedale Drive
    Whittier, CA 90604
    (562)694-1879
    1.2PK-8
    298

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