Unity Christian School is a member of the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) and offers students the opportunity to participate in many extra-curricular sport activities. Athletics include soccer,volleyball, basketball and baseball.
Participation in the Illinois Music Education Association (IMEA) has afforded students the ability to compete with other schools throughout the state at music competitions. Unity's Concert Choir has become well known for its annual choir tour. Both the junior and senior high school band and choir perform regularly at public concerts throughout the school year.
Academically, Unity participates in the National Geography Bee and the National Spelling Bee through its local bees. Both junior and senior high academic quiz bowl teams are formed and compete with other area schools.
The school schedules weekly chapels with guest speakers and also provides students with opportunities to work in local, regional, national, and international service projects. Expanded courses are offered through Whiteside Area Career Center (WACC), and standardized tests, such as ITBS, PLAN, PSAT, and NMSQT are also administered.
Unity Christian School is a member of Christian Schools International and the Illinois Coalition of Nonpublic Schools. It is recognized by the Illinois State Board of Education and accredited by the North Central Association.