Whittier Christian High School

Tel: (562)694-3803
  • The school is co-educational and has a current enrollment of approximately 720 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.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1959

Student Body

Total Students658 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
57%
State avg.: 43%
Students by GradeWhittier Christian High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
43%
Average Class Size22 students
Number of AP Courses8 courses
Advanced CoursesBiology; Chemistry; English Literature;English Language; U.S. Government; Studio Art
Average SAT score1140
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Modest but comfortable)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,800
Tuition Notes Tuition may be paid monthly. Discounts are given for paying by the semester or yearly. Financial aid available.
% on Financial Aid
30%
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorSteve Benke
Admissions AssociateDebbie Larson

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Drill Team, Football, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceDrill Team,
FootballSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.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 720 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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