Chicago Christian High School

12001 S Oak Park Ave,
Palos Heights, IL, 60463-0604
Tel: (708)388-7650
Grades: 9 - 12 | 360 students
Chicago Christian High School is part of the Southwest Chicago Christian School Association which provides a high quality K-12 education program in the reformed tradition which emphasizes the lordship of Jesus Christ over all of life.
It prepares students spiritually, socially, academically, and physically to serve society effectively and to glorify God by honoring Him in all aspects of life.
Chicago Christian offers a wide range of courses and students are encouraged to take advantage of as many of these opportunities as possible.
Obtaining a broad base of educational experience is essential in our rapidly changing society; therefore, students are encouraged to select courses from all areas of the curriculum.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Christian Schools International (CSI)
North Central Accreditation
Religious Affiliation Calvinist
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1918

Student Body

Total Students 360 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 8%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 16 students
Number of AP Courses 7 courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP English Literature & Composition, AP History, AP Language & Composition, AP Psychology, AP US Government & Politics  
Average ACT score 24
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Dress Code Policy; modest attire)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jun. 30
Tuition Notes Please contact Admissions Coordinator for details
Admissions Director Wilma Persenaire
Admissions Associate Connie Brott

Sports

Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports BaseballBasketballBowlingCheeringCross Country
FootballGolfSoccerSoftballTennis
Track and FieldVolleyball
BaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Chamber Chorale, Drama, Fine Arts Festival, Jazz Band, Mission Trips, Mock Trial Team, National Honor Society, Pep Band, Rube Goldberg, Scholastic Bowl, Science Club, Student Council, WYSE Team, Yearbook Art Club, Drama, Jazz Band, Mission Trips, Pep Band, Rube Goldberg, Science Club, WYSE Team, Yearbook, Chamber Chorale,
Fine Arts Festival,
Mock Trial Team,
National Honor Society,
Scholastic Bowl,
Student Council,

School Notes:

  • Chicago Christian High School is part of the Southwest Chicago Christian School Association which provides a high quality K-12 education program in the reformed tradition which emphasizes the lordship of Jesus Christ over all of life. It prepares students spiritually, socially, academically, and physically to serve society effectively and to glorify God by honoring Him in all aspects of life. Chicago Christian offers a wide range of courses and students are encouraged to take advantage of as many of these opportunities as possible. Obtaining a broad base of educational experience is essential in our rapidly changing society; therefore, students are encouraged to select courses from all areas of the curriculum. CCHS offers IHSA boys and girls sports and many co-curricular opportunities.

  • Profile last updated: 09/06/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Southwest Chicago Christian School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southwest Chicago Christian School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Southwest Chicago Christian School (0 miles away)
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