USA California, USA
  • Homestay Accommodation
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Whittier Christian High School

Established: 1958
Beach

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    360
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Christian
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Spring Semester, Spring Year, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

Located in a quiet community, Whittier Christian High School is situated half an hour from the city of Los Angeles and 40 minutes from the beaches of California. It offers a 1:1 iPad Instructional Program and the flexibility of five academic tracks.

FACILITIES
The 20-acre campus includes a gymnasium, state-of-the-art e-Sports Room, STEM Lab, digital art labs, an academic research center, a multi-purpose auditorium, and athletic fields for football, soccer, baseball and softball.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Many alumni of Whittier's strong athletics program have gone on to play collegiate and professional level sports. The e-Sports team also competes in a league with other high schools in California. State regulations in California can cause some restrictions for international students playing Varsity-level sports at their school. Please contact us for details.
For students interested in fine and performing arts, an extensive program offers a variety of choices from studio art, dance, choir and string ensemble, to jazz, concert and marching band.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
La Habra is located in Orange County, California, near some of the most beautiful beaches in the United States such as Laguna and Malibu. It is a short distance from the famous Disneyland and Universal theme parks. When students aren't busy exploring Hollywood or Beverly Hills, students can check out the locak LA shopping, entertainment, parks, and bike trails.

                  


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  • 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
  • 20 acres Campus Size
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:14
Average Class Size
21
SAT Average
1188
ACT Average
22.9
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
French Immersion
No
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country Running, E-Sports, Football, Football, Golf, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball
Arts
Art, Digital Art and Design, Digital Photography and Design, Film Academy, Studio Art, Studio Art - 2D Design, Studio Art - Drawing, Theater
Music
Band - Concert, Drumline, Jazz Band, Marching Band, Pit Percussion
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus AB, Chemistry, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, Physics 1, Psychology, Spanish Language and Culture, Statistics, US Government and Politics
Languages
Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
3D Printing Club, Academic Decathlon, Ballroom Dancing, Bible Club, Business Club, California Scholastic Federation, College Vision Club, Contemporary American Thinking, Design Club, Film, Human Rights, International Club, International Justice Mission, Key Club, Math Club, Mission Trips, National Honor Society, Newspaper Club, Pep Band, Red Cross, Robotics Club
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11
Ages Accepted
14-19
ELTiS Minimum
206
TOEFL Minimum
40
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
Minimum Duolingo: 75-80 (Grade 9-10); 85-90 (Grade 11-12); Also accepts SLATE, minimum 3.0.

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