Westlake Christian Academy

  • You face many choices today for the education of your child.
  • Public school, home school, private school... you want what is best for your child, and you have the responsibility to "train up a child in the way he should go." In considering a Christian education, Westlake Christian Academy stands ready to come alongside you and assist in the task of making disciples, prepared and ready for service in our Lord's kingdom.
  • We offer a faculty that shares your priority for building up students in their Christian faith in a world that has become increasingly hostile to the gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • The foremost goal of WCA is to become the first choice of parents and students seeking a Christ-centered elementary and secondary education where the truth of the Bible is integrated into every aspect of school life.
  • We aim to teach students to think, speak, write, and act in a Christian manner in preparation for life's challenges and to model Christ in their school, church, workplace, and community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Christian Schools International (CSI)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1972

Student Body

Total Students210 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Westlake Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
15%
Average Class Size9 students
Number of AP Courses9 courses
Average ACT score22
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki pants and polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringSoccer,
SoftballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Math Club, Robotics, Strategy Game Days, Student Council
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  • Grayslake
    Old School Montessori
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    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-6 | 76 students
    1.1 miles
    144 Commerce Dr.
    Grayslake, IL 60030
    (847)223-9606
    1.1 NS-6
    76
  • Waukegan
    Grades: PK-12 | 157 students
    11 miles
    1550 W Yorkhouse Road
    Waukegan, IL 60087
    (847)623-7600
    11 PK-12
    157
  • Grayslake
    Grades: PK-8 | 399 students
    0.2 miles
    231 E Belvidere Rd
    Grayslake, IL 60030
    (847)223-8600
    0.2 PK-8
    399
  • Gurnee
    Grades: PK-8 | 147 students
    4.9 miles
    6151 Washington Street
    Gurnee, IL 60031
    (847)244-9352
    4.9 PK-8
    147
  • Gurnee
    Gurnee Christian School
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: PK-8 | 83 students
    6.8 miles
    2190 Fuller Rd
    Gurnee, IL 60031
    (847)623-7773
    6.8 PK-8
    83

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