Westlake Christian Academy

     Tel: (847)548-6209
Grades: PK - 12 | 188 students
You face many choices today for the education of your child.
Public school, home school, private school...
you want what is best for your child, and you have the responsibility to "train up a child in the way he should go." In considering a Christian education, Westlake Christian Academy stands ready to come alongside you and assist in the task of making disciples, prepared and ready for service in our Lord's kingdom.
We offer a faculty that shares your priority for building up students in their Christian faith in a world that has become increasingly hostile to the gospel of Jesus Christ.
The foremost goal of WCA is to become the first choice of parents and students seeking a Christ-centered elementary and secondary education where the truth of the Bible is integrated into every aspect of school life.
We aim to teach students to think, speak, write, and act in a Christian manner in preparation for life's challenges and to model Christ in their school, church, workplace, and community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Christian Schools International (CSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1972

Student Body

Total Students 188 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 18%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Westlake Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 15%
Average Class Size 9 students
Number of AP Courses 9 courses
Average ACT score 22
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki pants and polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringSoccer,
SoftballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Math Club, Robotics, Strategy Game Days, Student Council Math Club, Robotics, Strategy Game Days,
Student Council,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Carmel Catholic High School (5.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Gilbert Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Gilbert Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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    GrayslakeIL 60030
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    GrayslakeIL 60030
    (847)223-0611
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  • GrayslakeCenter Street KinderCare
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    130 South Atkinson Road
    GrayslakeIL 60030
    (847)223-9188
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