Whittier Christian High School

Po Box 1307,
Whittier, 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)
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.: 43%
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 The Broadoaks School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Oralingua School (0.1 miles away)
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  • WhittierThe Broadoaks School
    13514 Olive Drive
    0 mi | 247 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • WhittierOralingua School
    Special Education School
    7056 Washington Avenue
    Special Education School
    0.1 mi | 44 students | Gr. NS-7                      
  • WhittierWhittier Friends School
    6726 Washington Avenue
    0.2 mi | 13 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • WhittierRemnant Christian School
    7346 Painter Ave
    0.3 mi | 10 students | Gr. 7-11                      
  • WhittierVictory Outreach Children's Learning Center
    6726 Milton Ave
    0.4 mi | 31 students | Gr. K-7                      

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