Southwest Chicago Christian Schools

12001 S Oak Park Ave
Palos Heights, IL 60463-0604
Tel: (708)388-7656
Grades: PK - 12 | 1022 students
Southwest Chicago Christian Schools (SCCS) has been providing Christ-centered education on the Southwest side of Chicago land for over 100 years.
The mission of SCCS is to provide a high quality education program in the Reformed tradition which emphasizes the lordship of Jesus Christ over all of life, preparing students spiritually, socially, academically, and physically to serve effectively and glorifying God by honoring Him in all aspects of life.
Southwest Chicago Christian Schools are parent-controlled through a 16 member Board of Directors elected from its constituency.
Southwest Chicago Christian School Association 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.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Christian Schools International (CSI)
Religious Affiliation Calvinist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 1022 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Southwest Chicago Christian Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Elim Christian School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Palos Lutheran School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Alexander School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Palos Heights
    Palos Lutheran School
    Daycare / Preschool (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: K | 20 students
    0.7 miles
    12436 S 71st Ct
    Palos Heights, IL 60463
    (708)448-2260
    0.7K
    20
  • Palos Heights
    Palos Evangelical Lutheran School Wels
    Daycare / Preschool (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: K | 19 students
    0.7 miles
    12424 S 71ct
    Palos Heights, IL 60463
    (708)448-2761
    0.7K
    19
  • Palos Heights
     St Alexander School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 371 students
    0.8 miles
    7025 W 126th St
    Palos Heights, IL 60463
    (708)448-0408
    0.8PK-8
    371
  • Palos Heights
    Grades: K-8 | 62 students
    0.9 miles
    6600 W. 127th Street
    Palos Heights, IL 60463
    (708)623-0332
    0.9K-8
    62
  • Palos Heights
    Grades: KG-8 | 122 students
    1.1 miles
    6330 W 127th St
    Palos Heights, IL 60463
    (708)385-7717
    1.1KG-8
    122

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