As you`re looking at Christian high schools in Bergen and Passaic counties, what are your top considerations? You want your teen to make the most of their time in high school and build confidence as they look ahead to what`s next.
But you also want them to have fun, enjoy their high school years, and grow in a safe learning environment where it`s okay to explore new interests and skills.
Students are challenged to reflect and to ask themselves how academics, the arts, and athletics are preparing them for a life of service.

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Eastern Christian High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Learning Difference Programs
Year Founded

School Calendar

View the Eastern Christian High School yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Spring Break - No School
April 11, 2022 (Monday)
1/2 Day - Last Day of School
June 16, 2022 (Thursday)

Student Body

Total Students
295 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade
Eastern Christian High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Advanced Courses
Honors Math, Honors Science, Humanities
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Over $1MM in tuition aid
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director
Suzanne Kraai
Admissions Associate
Kara Stansel
Endowment Size
$7 million


School Notes

  • Education at Eastern Christian is distinctively different. In the classroom, academics are taught from a Christian perspective, and teachers faithfully mentor students to become responsible stewards. We provide a nurturing environment that encourages our pupils to recognize their gifts and develop their potential for service to God and their community. Students are challenged to reflect and to ask themselves how academics, the arts, and athletics are preparing them for a life of service. Our mission is to provide an excellent academic education within the context of a Christian world and life view, in a culturally diverse and caring environment for the children of Christian families.
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  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
I attended Eastern Christian School from preschool through high school graduation. I loved my experience there and am very thankful for the way faculty members care about students growing in character and faith in addition to academics. I am very appreciative of the opportunities and resources provided to me while at EC.
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Great academics. Biblical worldview integration in every area. EC is preparing my kids for the next level and shaping their character along the way. All this is done in a safe, loving space under the direction of amazing faculty. Exactly what my wife and I were looking for!
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As a parent I am impressed by the PA and Humanities programs Eastern Christian High School offers. My daughter will graduate next year with 17 college credits. Excellent academic options in a Christ centered learning environment. Would highly recommend.
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