Fairwinds Christian School

801 Seymour Rd
Bear, DE 19701-0197
Tel: (302)328-7404
Grades: NS-12 | 224 students
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Our mission is to assist parents in the local church in the task of training young people to their fullest potential spiritually, academically, physically, and socially.
Fairwinds Christian School promotes a Bible based philosophy that guides young people in developing a consistent and fruitful testimony which will impact a constantly changing world.
Fairwinds Christian School is a traditional school with grades PK-3 year olds to 12th grade.
All of the subjects are teacher instructed and guided.
Our school provides a college preparatory curriculum using primarily the ABeka and Bob Jones text materials.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded 1972

Student Body

Total Students 224 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
46%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Fairwinds Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
5%
Average Class Size 12 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average SAT score 1470
Average ACT score 15

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,020
Tuition Notes 2nd and 3rd child discounts available.
Admissions Director Phyllis Lemmon
Admissions Associate Cindy Armstrong

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
SoccerVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Drama Team Drama Team,

School Notes

  • Our mission is to assist parents in the local church in the task of training young people to their fullest potential spiritually, academically, physically, and socially. Fairwinds Christian School promotes a Bible based philosophy that guides young people in developing a consistent and fruitful testimony which will impact a constantly changing world. Fairwinds Christian School is a traditional school with grades PK-3 year olds to 12th grade. All of the subjects are teacher instructed and guided. Our school provides a college preparatory curriculum using the ABeka and Bob Jones text materials.
  • Our school offers the benefit of a small classroom size and yet remains competitive in sports. Our boys basketball team has won 6 Championship titles within their division.
  • Students have been able to challenge their creativity by participating in annual music programs, art classes, and dinner theatres.
  • Come see what is happening at Fairwinds Christian School where we strive to make students academically strong and spiritually mature!
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