Southwest Chicago Christian Schools

  • Southwest Chicago Christian Schools (SCCS) has been providing Christ-centered education on the Southwest side of Chicago land for over 100 years.
  • The mission of SCCS is to provide a high quality education program in the Reformed tradition which emphasizes the lordship of Jesus Christ over all of life, preparing students spiritually, socially, academically, and physically to serve effectively and glorifying God by honoring Him in all aspects of life.
  • Southwest Chicago Christian Schools are parent-controlled through a 16 member Board of Directors elected from its constituency.
  • Southwest Chicago Christian School Association provides a high quality K-12 education program in the Reformed tradition which emphasizes the lordship of Jesus Christ over all of life.
  • It prepares students spiritually, socially, academically, and physically to serve society effectively and to glorify God by honoring Him in all aspects of life.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Christian Schools International (CSI)
Religious AffiliationCalvinist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students912 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Southwest Chicago Christian Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-12 | 2170 students
    12.8 miles
    1362 E 59th Street
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773) 834-1638
    12.8 PK-12
    2170
  • Chicago
    Br Rice High School
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    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 671 students
    4.3 miles
    10001 S Pulaski Rd
    Chicago, IL 60655
    (773) 429-4300
    4.3 9-12
    671
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-12 | 452 students
    5.9 miles
    2153 W 111th St
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 881-6700
    5.9 PK-12
    452
  • Lansing
    Grades: 9-12 | 472 students
    13.7 miles
    2261 Indiana Ave
    Lansing, IL 60438
    (708) 474-0515
    13.7 9-12
    472
  • New Lenox
    Grades: 9-12 | 1036 students
    13.5 miles
    1800 W Lincoln Hwy
    New Lenox, IL 60451
    (815) 485-2136
    13.5 9-12
    1036

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The average private school tuition in Illinois is $6,260 for elementary schools and $12,282 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Illinois is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).