Western Christian High School

100 West 9th Street
Upland, CA 91786-0917
Tel: (909)920-5858
Grades: 9-12 | 425 students
Established in 1920, Western Christian High School provides outstanding academics in a Christ-centered environment.
WCHS boasts a 100% graduation rate with 95% to 100% of our gradutes accepted to the college or university of their choice.
Western Christian High School is located on a beautiful campus in Upland, California.
Besides the excellent classroom facilities with cutting-edge technology (including SmartBoards, iPads/tablets in the classroom) WCHS has a well-appointed gymnasium and beautiful athletic field.
Western Christian has a moderate population of students who come from all over the world with a total enrollment of approximately 400 students in grades 9-12. WCHS offers over 14 Honors and AP courses with various extra-curricular activities, including S.T.E.M., CSF, NHS, NEHS, Interact Rotary International Service Club, Art Club, Ceramics Club, and Drama Club. Our international program currently hosts students from 7 different countries. WCHS students receive a global education where they are exposed to other cultures and beliefs.
We believe that we are helping to create future world leaders.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1920

Student Body

Total Students 425 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Western Christian High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 10 courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP English Literature & Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP French, AP Government & Politics, AP Spanish, AP US History,
Average SAT score 1700

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $10,359
Tuition Notes International students grade 9-12 pay a different tuition rate. Contact LNelson for details.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director John Attwood
Admissions Associate Cris Kennedy


Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, Winter TrackBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
WeightliftingWinter Track,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Drama, Interact (Service Club), International Culture Club, Math Club, National Honor Society, Science Club Art Club, Drama, Math Club, Science Club, Interact (Service Club),
International Culture Club,
National Honor Society,

School Notes

  • Strong Academics Offerings
  • Small Class Sizes
  • Low Teacher-Student Ratio (average 18:1)
  • Safe Environment
  • Christ-Centered Community
  • Diversity and Respect
  • Dual Accreditation (WASC and ACSI)
  • Highly Qualified Teaching Staff
  • Cutting Edge Technology
  • Championship Athletics
  • International Program with 4 levels of ESL

Profile last updated: 08/17/2015

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