Whittier Christian High School

The school is co-educational and has a current enrollment of approximately 400 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.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 425 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $15,200
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 21 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Whittier Christian High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
1958
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
425 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
65%
State avg.: 51%
Students by Grade
Whittier Christian High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
21 students
Number of AP Courses
13 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Biology; Chemistry; English Literature;English Language; U.S. Government; Studio Art
Average SAT score
1190
(Out of 1600)
Average ACT score
23
(Out of 36)
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Modest but comfortable

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition may be paid monthly. Financial aid available.
Summer Program Cost
$650
Summer Program Cost Notes
6-week summer school
% on Financial Aid
45%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Bob Brown
Admissions Associate
Cindi Morrison

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
California Scholastic Federation, Esports Team, National Honor Society, Service and Missions Opportunities, Spirit Club - The Zone, Student Government

School Notes

  • The school is co-educational and has a current enrollment of approximately 400 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.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Whittier Christian High School cost?
Whittier Christian High School's tuition is approximately $15,200 for private students and $650 for summer students.
What is the acceptance rate of Whittier Christian High School?
The acceptance rate of Whittier Christian High School is 90%, which is higher than the national average of 84%.
What sports does Whittier Christian High School offer?
Whittier Christian High School offers 11 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field and Volleyball. Whittier Christian High School is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in California for most sports offered.
What is Whittier Christian High School's ranking?
Whittier Christian High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for: Largest student body and Most sports offered.
When is the application deadline for Whittier Christian High School?
The application deadline for Whittier Christian High School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is Whittier Christian High School located?
Whittier Christian High School is located in the Los Nietos neighborhood of La Habra, CA. There are 1 other private schools located in Los Nietos.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 425 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $15,200
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 21 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Orange County, CA is $10,974 for elementary schools and $16,107 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Orange County, CA is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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