West Hills Christian School

  • Nestled in the foothills of Southwest Portland, Oregon, West Hills Christian School has been providing a quality Christian education to families of the Pacific Northwest for 70 years.
  • Through a compelling combination of quality teachers, first-rate enrichment classes, superb facilities, and a commitment to strong academic, athletic and extracurricular programs, West Hills provides a dynamic, supportive learning environment where students are both challenged and loved well. As a non-denominational Christian school, our school community represents dozens of different local churches in the greater Portland area.
  • While our school has stewarded growth and improvement over time, our mission remains unchanged: to provide an exceptional Christian education in accordance with God`s Word for students in kindergarten through 8th grade.
  • Three generations of alumni have returned to educate their children here...we encourage you to schedule a tour and find out why!

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School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded1949

Student Body

Total Students320 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade West Hills Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesCost varies per student grade level
Acceptance Rate
92%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorBritney DeLuca
Admissions AssociateLaurie Becker

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballSwimming,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Band, Lego Robotics

Arts and Music Programs:
Chorale Chorus

School Notes

  • Independent, non-denominational Christian school serving kindergarten through eighth grade
  • Southwest Portland campus located five minutes from I-5 and fifteen minutes from downtown Portland
  • Established in 1949, a private school founded on Christian traditions and biblical values
  • 310 students from Portland and surrounding communities
  • Full-day program for K-8th grade as well as a 1/2 day kindergarten program
  • Two classrooms per grade level, ideal class sizes
  • Relationship and character-building experiences through chapel and field trips

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The average private school tuition in Portland, OR is $9,781 for elementary schools and $14,553 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Portland, OR is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).