Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 555 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,700
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1 / rolling

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
555 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Huntington Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
22 students
List of Courses Offered

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Feb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
2020-21 Tuition Elementary $8,300 Middle School $9,100
Admissions Director
Karrie Stratton


Total Sports Offered
5 sports


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Chess Scholars - fall term, Engineering For Kids - spring term, Stage Stars - winter term

Arts and Music Programs:
Jazz Band

School Notes

  • At HCS, we take a whole-child approach to education-ensuring that each student is nurtured in a safe and loving environment so that they can thrive in every area of their lives.

School Reviews

I feel compelled to write a review to share our experience at Huntington Christian School. We have a Kindergarten & a 3rd grader at Huntington Christian School this year. We feel so blessed and proud that our children attend HCS. HCS really has a "whole child" approach & really seeks to meet the needs of all their students. Our kindergarten absolutely loves school & the kindergarten program is top-notch! Our daughter loves going to school & wishes she could go to school ,even on the weekends. . She has made so many new friends & her teacher Mrs. Spect is the best kindergarten teacher ever! The way she gets them reading so quickly just blows my mind. HCS has a fabulous phonics program & really gets the children reading quickly. The children all absolutely adore her because they know how much she loves them & she makes learning fun. Our 3rd grader went to SSJ for kindergarten and they unfortunately don`t have a phonics program which put him at a disadvantage when transferring over in 2nd grade. Thankfully, he is academically very strong and with the helping hand of Ms. Shinrock he was able to quickly pick up the phonics very quickly. Our son is having the same experience as our daughter, he's had wonderful, loving and caring teachers. HCS really works on the whole child spiritually, academically, socially & emotionally. HCS is truly a gift to any child it serves. The families are all also so wonderful and inclusive. Feels great to be at a school with like-minded parents who put their children first. Everything at HCS is done with love! We only wish that both of our children started school from the very beginning at Huntington Christian School.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 555 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,700
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1 / rolling

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The average private school tuition in Huntington Beach, CA is $13,548 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Huntington Beach, CA is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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