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Covenant High School

Covenant High School is a coeducational private Presbyterian traditional school for students in grades 9 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban

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Covenant High School says

Covenant High School exists to educate young people in the mind of Christ in every subject area preparing them for godly, joyful and productive service to God and man.Covenant High School, founded in 1992, is an accredited and state-approved, college-preparatory day school for grades 9 through 12.Covenant High School offers concurrent college credit for several of its upper level courses. Please see the school website for more information. CHS academics are founded on the classics our rigorous curriculum is centered upon a thorough exploration of the classics of English literature. Our students develop their skills the old fashioned way: by reading, thinking and writing about the great themes of the classic authors. Strong math, science, history, Bible and Spanish courses complete the core curriculum. Electives in computers, fine arts and Latin round out the program. Thoughtful, persuasive writing is emphasized throughout the curriculum.Student population is 111 in grades 9 through 12 and the average class size is 20 students. Typically, nearly all of our graduates go on to college approximately 75 percent attend four-year colleges and 25 per cent attend community college. Our underclassmen take the Stanford Achievement Test each spring, over the last five years our students have ranked in the top 18 per cent nationally. Over the last five years, our students have SAT scores which place them as a group in the top 35% of college-bound seniors nationally. On average, 40 per cent of our graduating seniors are honored as Washington State Honor Awardees an award bestowed by the Superintendent of Public Instruction on the top 10 per cent of college-bound seniors in the state.

Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (253) 759-9570
Email
  cdille@chstacoma.org

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 94
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 16
10 26
11 26
12 26

Covenant High School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Covenant High School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 9 : 1
Gender 50% Male / 50% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 94%
Hispanic/Latino 1%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 3%

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