West Fallowfield Christian School

PO Box 279 795 Fallowfield Rd
Atglen, PA 19310
Tel: (610)593-5011
  • West Fallowfield Christian School partners with Christian parents and churches to provide a strong academic and spiritual foundation for students in Pre-kindergarten through eighth grade.
  • The Academy at WFCS is a college-style model high school for grade 9. A grade will be added each year beginning with 10th grade in fall 2017.
  • Our school exists to nurture our children in faith-infused opportunities that are grounded in scripture and filled with prayer and praise.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-10
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Resource Room
Year Founded 1941

Student Body

Total Students 171 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade West Fallowfield Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 16 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Financial Aid is available to those who qualify.
% on Financial Aid
60%
Admissions Director Kim Hoffman

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Archery Club, Choir, Band, Drama Productions, Middle School Clubs, Ski and Snowboard Club, music lessons Archery Club, Choir, Band, music lessons, Drama Productions,
Middle School Clubs,
Ski and Snowboard Club,

School Notes

  • West Fallowfield offers classes for students in Preschool (3 & 4 year olds) through the tenth grades.  Little Falcons Preschool offers two, three and five day programs for three and four year olds. The classes meet from 9:00 to 11:45 am. The hands-on curriculum incorporates reading readiness, math skills, language arts, pre-handwriting, science, art, music, drama, physical education, devotions, Bible and library. Students learn through center time, discovery play, and hands-on activities, as well as fine and gross motor skill development.  
  • Kindergarten at WFCS is a full day program. It is currently offered as four or five days a week. The Kindergarten core curriculum includes reading readiness, mathematics, science, social studies, language arts, handwriting, writer's workshop, arts & crafts, book time/story time, open-ended play, chapel, devotions, and Bible. Specials include music, art, library, physical education and computer.  
  • Interscholastic opportunities for middle school students are available in the Fine Arts and athletics. Girls' athletics include volleyball, soccer, basketball and track & field. Boys' athletics include soccer, basketball, and track & field. In addition to the core subjects, middle school students choose from a variety of elective subjects and clubs to broaden their interests and learning. All students participate in music and art programs.  
  • The Academy at West Fallowfield Christian School is a unique high school experience offered for ninth and tenth graders in the fall of 2017.  The college-style model provides student accountability and time management skills. It combines learning on campus two days a week with three days of independent study. Teachers plan all lessons, provide instruction, and assign work to be completed at home on remaining days.  Students will be graded and issued report cards and will compile portfolios of completed work.  At the end of the year, achievement will be assessed by the evaluator of the parents' choice. 
  • West Fallowfield Christian School has a full comprehensive Resource Room to offer academic and learning support. The Chester County Intermediate Unit provides additional reading and speech therapy support.  Small class size also gives students the opportunity to receive individualized attention. 
  • For seventy-five years, West Fallowfield Christian School has been providing quality, Christian education for families and students in the surrounding communities. The school is enriched by its diverse student body, which attends more than 38 churches in the Chester and Lancaster County areas. Bus transportation is supplied for K-8 students residing in the Avon Grove, Coatesville, Octorara, Oxford, Pequea, Solanco, and Unionville-Chadds Ford Districts. 
  • WFCS admits students of any race, nationality, or ethnic origin to all the programs, rights, privileges, and activities generally afforded to students.  The school does not discriminate on the basis of race, national or ethnic origin, or gender in the administration of educational policies, admission policies, scholarship programs, athletics, or other school-administered programs.
  • Financial grants are available for eligible families in the Kindergarten through eighth grades. 
  • The school is located at 795 Fallowfield Road in Atglen, Pennsylvania.  Interested applicants are encouraged to contact the school at 610-593-5011 for more information or to schedule an appointment. Readers may visit the school's website at www.wfcs.org, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. 
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