Berean Christian High School

  • Berean Christian High School is dedicated to providing a quality, Bible-centered education to develop lifetime followers of Christ. Caring, committed, and highly qualified teachers nurture and challenge students to become lifelong learners through an educational program marked by academic and extracurricular excellence.
  • Drawing from a diverse Christian community, the school partners with parents and their churches to develop students' unique, God-given talents to their highest potential.
  • We provide the facilities, programs, instruction, developmental, and spiritual support that graduates students who are moving to maturity of faith, thinking biblically and critically, and impacting the community in which they live.
  • Our ultimate goal is to graduate mature students who live for the glory of God, are lifetime followers of Christ, and who demonstrate Christ's character as servant leaders.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1969
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students418 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Berean Christian High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses15 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$11,198
Admissions DirectorMrs. Seana Shafer


Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Art Club, Debate Team, Engineering Club, Medical Club, Mock Trial, Model UN Club, Newspaper Club, Robotics Club

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Trap Shooting
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Concord
    Carondelet High School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 803 students
    1.3 miles
    1133 Winton Dr
    Concord, CA 94518
    (925) 768-0265
    1.3 9-12
  • Walnut Creek
    Grades: PK-12 | 288 students
    2.5 miles
    2721 Larkey Lane
    Walnut Creek, CA 94597
    (925) 934-4964
    2.5 PK-12
  • Lafayette
    Grades: K-12 | 712 students
    6.6 miles
    1000 Upper Happy Valley Rd
    Lafayette, CA 94549
    (925) 283-2101
    6.6 K-12
  • Concord
    De La Salle High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 1040 students
    1.3 miles
    1130 Winton Dr
    Concord, CA 94518
    (925) 288-8100
    1.3 9-12
  • Antioch
    Grades: K-12 | 381 students
    15.1 miles
    1745 E 18th St
    Antioch, CA 94509
    (525) 779-2010
    15.1 K-12

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (4 reviews)
Berean Christian High School has been an incredible school for my son. It has been a joy to watch him grow and learn in every aspect of his life. Berean's teachers are excellent educators that truly care about their students hearts and minds. Berean is a smaller school, but they offer an incredible range of sports and activities for students with diverse interests.
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My daughter attendes Berean Christian High School. The school has been fantastic! The office staff is friendly and helpful, the teachers go above and beyond, the music and drama departments are out of this world, and the Christian atmosphere is great. Berean was the best choice we could have made for our daughter's high school years. So grateful for the wonderful principal, Dr. Noriega, who leads from a godly heart. Definitely a five-star school!Now, of course no school is perfect.Typically the people who say negative things about Berean are those with a problem with Christianity and its socially conservative values. If you can afford the tuition, sending your kids to Berean is a safe way to guide them in the Lord before they head off to college and are, for the first time in their lives, completely on their own "in the world."PS - Every year there is a fantastic all school retreat to kick off the new year. I went to the retreat as a Chaperone and saw first hand how wonderful the school is, very fun and an easy way to make new friends, and it shows the school's not just about academics but about building a relationship with God,
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Dear laney,As a college- preparatory high school, Berean Christian High School is purposeful in training its students to become independent, critical thinkers. We believe that the learner should be equipped with sufficient information that allows them to analyze and develop their own worldview based on appropriate reasoning skills and their convictions. For this reason, we teach both philosophies of evolution and creation. Should you need any further information, please do not hesitate to contact me.
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Do you teach evolution or creationism? I need the answer to this question to evaluate your students' precollege preparation. Thank you. - Helene Langtry, M.A.
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