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Fairfax Christian School

Fairfax Christian School is a coeducational private Non-denominational traditional school for students in grades Kindergarten through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban

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Overview

Overview

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Founded in 1961, Fairfax Christian School is a non-denominational, private school offering a college preparatory curriculum for students from four-year-old Kindergarten through High School. Fairfax Christian School was a pioneer school in the Christian school movement, and has been a model for over 200 Christian schools throughout the country. We offer a challenging back-to-basics curriculum in a traditional, Christian atmosphere. Students receive personal attention from an experienced faculty and administration. Discipline and order are maintained and are seen as essential to progress in education. The Fairfax Christian School uses a traditional university-prep curriculum. Our fully integrated, time-tested program begins in Pre-Kindergarten and continues through 12th grade. Much of the curriculum at the Fairfax Christian School has been used for nearly fifty years. All classes are taught from a Christian worldview. Students receive a traditional education with an emphasis on academic excellence. Students are expected to strive to reach their maximum potential. Our faculty work together to ensure students develop a passion for learning that endures through their lifetimes.Beginning with the McGuffey Readers in kindergarten, students are challenged with time-tested texts and materials, gaining a full educational experience grounded in a Christian perspective. All students at the Fairfax Christian School work at an honors level. The middle school offers Pre-Advanced Placement course work and the high school has a full Advanced Placement curriculum.The Fairfax Christian School also runs the Center for American Culture, a comprehensive program for international students that includes ESL courses.Graduates of Fairfax Christian School are ready for top universities. They are world-class leaders with a foundation of strong morals, ethics, self-discipline, personal responsibility and wisdom.

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
  (703) 759-5100
Email
  [email protected]

Academics

Academics

Academic Calendar: Quarter

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 244
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 20
Kindergarten 12
1 12
2 12
3 12
4 14
5 10
6 10
7 14
8 18
9 24
10 28
11 40
12 18

Fairfax Christian 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 Fairfax Christian School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 8 : 1
Gender 49% Male / 51% Female
Dress Code Uniform
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 32%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 6%
Multi-racial 3%
Hispanic/Latino 6%
Black or African American 7%
Asian 47%

Extracurriculars

  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Flag Football
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Flag Football
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Associations & Memberships

Christian Schools International (CSI)

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