Fairhaven Christian School

  • Fair Haven Christian School was established in 1974 with the purpose to teach our leaders of tommorow the importance of living a Christian life while also guiding them with developmentally appropriate skills that are necessary for them to succeed at a higher level of learning.
  • This is made possible with the Word of God and through a structured classroom learning environment.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-11
Year Founded1975

Student Body

Total Students34 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Fairhaven Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Jeans & Collared Shirt for guys; Denim Skirts & Blouses for girls)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$2,500
Tuition NotesWe offer multiple child discounts.
Admissions DirectorWilliam Petry

School Notes

  • Children come to school with a love and trust that is normally shared only with the parent. That love and trust must be fostered and protected in any setting that becomes a substitute for the home. Our purpose at Fair Haven Christian is to do just that. We provide the warmth and personal touch, along with supplementing the home with the Biblical training that your child needs. We maintain that we are not a substitute for the Christian home, rather a supplemental tool to be used by Christian families. Our philosophy is to provide an exciting, well-rounded education with a focus on self control, respect for these United States, and Biblical morality. Our main goal is to train our students not only mentally, through rigorous curriculum, but also spiritually, by conforming to the image of Christ. We have found that this balanced approach gives our students confidence in their ability to defend their Christian Faith while acquiring the skills necessary to succeed at new experiences and challenges that they may face in their bright future.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Charleston
    Grades: PK-5 | 341 students
    7 miles
    1035 Quarrier St
    Charleston, WV 25301
    7 PK-5
  • Parkersburg
    Grades: PK-8 | 148 students
    66.5 miles
    3109 Emerson Avenue
    Parkersburg, WV 26104
    66.5 PK-8

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