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Fairwinds Christian School is committed to quality education. Foundationally, Fairwinds Christian School strives to establish in the minds of students that the Bible is the final authority for life.
Children attending Fairwinds Christian School receive a traditional education with challenging academics that are Biblically integrated.
Our small size makes it easy to maintain a family-like atmosphere that encourages the students to thrive and grow.
At Fairwinds Christian School, we are a small school but a big family.
Fairwinds Christian School is a member of the American Association of Christian Schools (AACS) and the Delaware Association of Christian Schools (DACS).
OUR MISSION & VISION We exist 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.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 262 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,695
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Aug. 1 / Sep. 1 / rolling

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded
1972

Student Body

Total Students
262 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
56%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade
Fairwinds Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
5%
Average Class Size
15 students
Average SAT score
1075
Average ACT score
20

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Aug. 1 / Sep. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
tuition range $5727-$6695
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Jill Swigart
Admissions Associate
Cindy Armstrong

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
American Christian Honor Society, Drama Team, Student Body Council

Arts and Music Programs:
AACS Fine Arts Competition

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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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 262 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,695
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Aug. 1 / Sep. 1 / rolling

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The average private school tuition in New Castle County, DE is $12,232 for elementary schools and $13,937 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New Castle County, DE is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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