ACADEMIC BENCHMARKS

& STUDENT ACHIEVEMENTS

/ Academic Benchmarks

At Holland Christian Schools, our learners possess a wide range of abilities, and our passionate educators work hard to help all of them reach their fullest potential. Our academic results include all of these children, and we are proud of all of their accomplishments, year after year. Check out the results below, and you’ll see why.

Average ACT Scores Compared to Michigan & National Average

Graduating Class HCHS Average ISD Average State of Michigan
Average
National Average
2012 23.2 20.9 20.0 21.1
2013 23.0 20.8 20.1 21.1
2014 23.0 20.9 19.9 20.9
2015 23.6 21.0 20.1 21.0
2016 24.0 20.3

National Merit Finalists:
Holland Christian has had 16 National Merit Scholars and 19 National Merit Commended Students since 2006.

 

Average Class Size

High School Middle School Pine Ridge Rose Park South Side Preschool
22.6 25.3 22 17.4 21.4 13.5

Teacher to Student Ratio

1:13

Staff and Faculty

Holland Christian is a member of Christian Schools International. In addition, each of Holland Christian’s teachers is certified by the State of Michigan. Holland Christian’s staff includes:

  • 125 members of the teaching staff;
  • 44% of teaching staff have Advanced Degrees;
  • 50 classroom support staff who assist in various phases of education;
  • 4 counselors who work with students from elementary through high school.

/ Graduate Statistics

The world is at your fingertips as a Holland Christian graduate. The opportunities to make an impact in God’s name are endless. He has called you to a specific endeavor, and given you unique passion to transform your slice of the world. When you graduate, you’ll have countless options for the next chapter in your education and be equipped and excited to blaze new paths wherever you go.

Want some inspiration? Check out what our recent graduates are up to.

The Graduating Class of 2015:

  • 94% of graduates are pursuing post-high school education;
  • Received more than $2.8 million in scholarships.

Our Recent Graduates Have Attended the Following Colleges & Universities:

Adrian College
Albion College
American Musical and Dramatic Academy (LA)
Army
Art Academy of Cincinnati
The Art Institute
Art Institue of San Antonio
Atlanta University
Asbury University
Ashland University
Aquinas College
Aurora University
Azusa Pacific University
Baker College
Baruch College, City University of New York
Baylor University
Belmont University
Beloit College
Bethel College
Bethel University
Boise State University
Boston University
Butler University
California Baptist University
Calvin College
Carthage College
Carroll University
Cedarville University
Central Michigan University
Colorado Christian University
Colorado Mountain College
Colorado State University
Columbia College
Columbia University
Concordia University
Cornerstone University
Covenant College
Davenport University
DePaul University
Digipen Institute of Technology
Dominican University
Dordt College
Duquesne University
Eastern Michigan University
Elmira College
Emerson College
Empire Beauty School
Ferris State University
Findlay University
Florida Gulf Coast University
Florida Southern University
Full Sail University
Gallaudet University
Grand Valley State University
Great Lakes Maritime Academy

Grove City College
Hillsdale College
Hope College
Huntington University
Indiana University
Indiana Wesleyan University
Kalamazoo College
Kendall College of Art & Design
Kettering University
King’s College
Kirkwood College
Korea University
Kuyper College
Lake Michigan College
Lake Superior State University
Lawrence University
Lawrence Technological University
Lees-McRae College
LeTourneau University
Lenior Rhyne University
Liberty University
Louisiana University
Loyola University
Messiah College
Michigan State University
Michigan Technological University
Moody Bible Institute
North Park University
Northeastern University
Northern Illinois University
Northern Michigan University
Northwestern College (IA)
Northwestern College (MN)
Northwestern University
Northwestern Michigan College
Northwood University
Oakland University
Oberlin College
Olivet College
Olivet Nazarene University
Palm Beach Atlantic University
Point Loma Nazarene University
Purdue University
Randolph College
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Rocky Mountain College
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
St. Mary’s College
St. Mary’s College of Maryland
Saginaw Valley State University
Savannah College of Art and Design
Seattle Pacific University
Southeastern University
Southwestern Michigan University
Spring Arbor University

State University of New York
State University of New York at Purchase
Taylor University
Trinity Christian College
Tulane University
United States Air Force Academy
United States Marines
United States Naval Academy
Universal Technical Institute
University of Chicago
University of Connecticut
University of Dallas
University of Dayton
University of Detroit Mercy
University of Evansville
University of Findlay
University of Illinois Chicago
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
University of Iowa
University of Kansas
University of Kentucky
University of Maryland
University of Massachusetts
University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Miami
University of Michigan
University of Montana
University of Northwestern Ohio
University of Notre Dame
University of Pennsylvania
University of San Francisco
University of Seattle
University of Tampa
University of Toronto
University of Washington
Valparaiso University
Wabash College
Washington University in St. Louis
Wayne State University
Western Michigan University
Westmont College
Wheaton College
Wittenberg University
Blue Heron Academy
Career Line Tech Center – Cosmetology
Culinary Institute of America
Douglas J. Aveda Institute
Excel Academies of Cosmetology
French Academy of Cosmetology
Glen Oaks Community College
Grand Rapids Community College
Great Lakes – EMS Academy
Illinois Institute of Technology
Lake Michigan Community College
Lansing Community College
Stanley Harris Cosmetology School

“Holland Christian prepared me to go out into the world, bringing God’s kingdom. It gave me opportunities to discover my gifts and grow them while learning how to use them in a God-honoring way.”

-SARAH FAZIO ’12