To offer our community a non-denominational "school of excellence" providing a Biblically based education.
The educational experience at BCHS will seek to develop each student's mind, body and spirit to his/her fullest potential through challenging course work, state of the art technology, visual and performing arts, competitive athletics, and spiritual training by a select group of Christian teachers and coaches.
Students who attend BCHS will be encouraged to become successful Christ-centered citizens through the study and application of God's Word.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 638 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $14,655
  • Acceptance rate: 97%
  • Average class size: 26 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Bakersfield Christian High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students
638 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
33%
State avg.: 49%
Students by Grade
Bakersfield Christian High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
65%
Average Class Size
26 students
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
https://www.bakersfieldchristian.com/advanced-placement
Average SAT score
1250
Average ACT score
26
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Other fees listed on BCHS website under Admissions
% on Financial Aid
35%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$3,500
Acceptance Rate
97%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Alice Abril
Admissions Associate
Minerva Lugo

Sports

School Notes

  • To offer our community a non-denominational "school of excellence" providing a Biblically based education. The educational experience at BCHS will seek to develop each student's mind, body and spirit to his/her fullest potential through challenging course work, state of the art technology, visual and performing arts, competitive athletics, and spiritual training by a select group of Christian teachers and coaches. Students who attend BCHS will be encouraged to become successful Christ-centered citizens through the study and application of God's Word.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Bakersfield Christian High School cost?

Bakersfield Christian High School's tuition is approximately $14,655 for private students and $420 for summer students.

What is the acceptance rate of Bakersfield Christian High School?

The acceptance rate of Bakersfield Christian High School is 97%, which is higher than the national average of 84%.

What sports does Bakersfield Christian High School offer?

Bakersfield Christian High School offers 16 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Diving, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, Weightlifting and Wrestling. Bakersfield Christian High School is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in California for most sports offered.

What is Bakersfield Christian High School's ranking?

Bakersfield Christian High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for: Largest student body and Most sports offered.

When is the application deadline for Bakersfield Christian High School?

The application deadline for Bakersfield Christian High School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 638 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $14,655
  • Acceptance rate: 97%
  • Average class size: 26 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in California is $15,274 for elementary schools and $20,955 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in California is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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