Whittier Christian High School

Po Box 1307,
Whittier, CA, 90609-0906
Tel: (562)694-3803
Grades: 9 - 12 | 678 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 678 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 48%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Whittier Christian High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
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

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 Remnant Christian School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Broadoaks School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Whittier Friends School (0.2 miles away)
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  • Whittier The Broadoaks School
    (Nonsectarians)
    13514 Olive Drive
    Whittier , CA , 90601
    (562)907-4250
    (Nonsectarians)
    0  mi  |  347  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Whittier
    Oralingua School
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    7056 Washington Avenue
    Whittier , CA , 90602
    (562)945-8391
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    0.1  mi  |  69  students  |  Gr.  NS-7
  • Whittier
    Whittier Friends School
    (Friends)
    6726 Washington Avenue
    Whittier , CA , 90601
    (562)945-1654
    (Friends)
    0.2  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Whittier
    Broadoaks School Of Whittier College
    (Nonsectarians)
    Po Box 634
    Whittier , CA , 90608
    (562)907-4250
    (Nonsectarians)
    0.2  mi  |  307  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Whittier
    Remnant Christian School
    (Christian)
    7346 Painter Ave
    Whittier , CA , 90602
    (562)464-2554
    (Christian)
    0.3  mi  |  10  students  |  Gr.  8-11

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