Faith Christian School

5.00 5 1 (4 reviews)
Tel: (540)769-5200
  • Faith Christian School is an independent, multi-denominational Christian classical school.
  • Teachers and board members embrace the historic tenets of biblical Christianity as presented in our Statement of Faith.
  • Beyond these doctrines, we respect and acknowledge the primacy of the family and local church and refer any demonstrated specific doctrinal questions to parents and local churches for clarification.
  • Faith Christian School provides a Christian and Classical education as a service to the Christian community of the Roanoke Valley.
  • As a Christian school, we are dedicated to teaching every discipline from a Christian worldview. Faith Christian School's classical emphasis defines one of the aims of our mission.
  • The goal of a well-trained mind is best served by the liberal arts curriculum rather than in a technical or vocational scheme.
  • As a result, because of this classical emphasis, we welcome those students capable of intensive study.
  • The mission of Faith Christian School is to provide a Christ-centered classical education of academic excellence, spiritual depth, and moral integrity which will prepare students for godly participation in their society and promote loyalty to God and country.

School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
Christian Schools International (CSI)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1997

Student Body

Total Students262 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 26%
Students by GradeFaith Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
78%
Average Class Size15 students
Average SAT score1220
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesFCS offers Indexed Tuition. Visit our website for more information at www.fcsva.com
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorCathi Weber

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsArchery, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, VolleyballArcheryBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Big Hearts, Builder's Club, Fides, Hi Y, Junior League Basketball, Key Club, Little Hands, Ministerium Service Group, Project Faith, S.T.A.F.F., Student Government Association (SGA), Tertulia, Veritas Honor Society, Warrior Run Club Big Hearts, Builder's Club, Fides, Hi Y, Key Club, Little Hands, Project Faith, S.T.A.F.F., Tertulia, Junior League Basketball,
Ministerium Service Group,
Student Government Association (SGA),
Veritas Honor Society,
Warrior Run Club,

School Notes

  • Faith Christian School is an independent, multi-denominational Christian Classical school. Teachers and board members embrace the historic tenets of biblical Christianity as presented in our Statement of Faith. Beyond these doctrines, we respect and acknowledge the primacy of the family and local church and refer any demonstrated specific doctrinal questions to parents and local churches for clarification. Faith Christian School provides a Christian and Classical education as a service to the Christian community of the Roanoke Valley. As a Christian school, we are dedicated to teaching every discipline from a Christian worldview. Faith Christian School's classical emphasis defines one of the aims of our mission. The goal of a well-trained mind is best served by the liberal arts curriculum rather than in a technical or vocational scheme. As a result, because of this classical emphasis, we welcome those students capable of intensive study. The mission of Faith Christian School is to provide a Christ-centered classical education of academic excellence, spiritual depth, and moral integrity which will prepare students for godly participation in their society and promote loyalty to God and country.
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (4 reviews)
5  12/17/2016
Faith Christian School is an excellent environment for middle school and I am very pleased with the education my son is receiving
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5  12/17/2016
The standard of Godly excellence that Faith Christian School sets and meets, both academically and spiritually, is unmatched! Humbly grateful for the opportunity to send my child to a school of this caliber. Highly qualified, loving, and engaged, faculty, staff, and leadership! A rare opportunity!
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5  12/17/2016
This school has been our home away from home for over 11 years. The parents are great, faculty and staff are very supportive, and the students are caring and respectful. What these students get out of FCS is a great education that challenges them to think deeply, problem solve, dig deep wells in discussions and learn the skills it takes to make it beyond high school. With one of my children in college, graduating from Faith, I can truly say that she was ready for college, and excelled among her class mates with her studies because she was so prepared.
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5  11/25/2016
Wonderful School with godly teachers. Highly recommend this school to anyone who wants their children to be ready for college. Excellent
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