Whittier Christian High School

  • The school is co-educational and has a current enrollment of approximately 530 students in grades 9-12.
  • Whittier Christian High School equips young people academically, spiritually, socially and athletically to reach their full potential in Christ.
  • Whittier Christian High School offers a lifelong advantage by integrating biblical truths into every aspect of student life.
  • An atmosphere of high expectation and support for the students maximizes their high school experience in a distinctively Christian school. Academically, students can tailor their individual course of study to meet their specific scholastic goals while simultaneously participating in a wide variety of extracurricular activities.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1958
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students578 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
65%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Whittier Christian High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
43%
Average Class Size22 students
Number of AP Courses13 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesBiology; Chemistry; English Literature;English Language; U.S. Government; Studio Art
Average SAT score1190
Average ACT score23
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Modest but comfortable)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$13,400
Tuition Notes Tuition may be paid monthly. Discounts are given for paying by the semester or yearly. Financial aid available.
% on Financial Aid
43%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorBob Brown
Admissions AssociateLeslie Chen

Sports

Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceDiving,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
California Scholastic Federation, National Honor Society, Service and Missions Opportunities, Student Government

School Notes

  • The school is co-educational and has a current enrollment of approximately 530 students in grades 9-12. Whittier Christian High School equips young people academically, spiritually, socially and athletically to reach their full potential in Christ. Whittier Christian High School offers a lifelong advantage by integrating biblical truths into every aspect of student life. An atmosphere of high expectation and support for the students maximizes their high school experience in a distinctively Christian school. Academically, students can tailor their individual course of study to meet their specific scholastic goals while simultaneously participating in a wide variety of extracurricular activities.
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