About Us

Quick Facts

Quick Facts About Our Colorado Day and Boarding High School

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  • School

    Located in the Rocky Mountain West, Fountain Valley School of Colorado offers a college-preparatory, boarding and day school program for motivated students within a close knit and supportive community. The generous Colorado landscape of open prairie and snow-capped mountains is a continual source of personal inspiration, as well as a reminder of the opportunities and responsibilities that lie beyond the School’s boundaries. 

    Established in 1930
    High School Grades 9-12
  • Accreditation

    FVS is accredited by the Association of Colorado Independent Schools, whose accreditation standards are formally recognized by the State of Colorado's Board of Education, National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), and (The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS).
  • Campus

    1,100-acre central campus in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
    40-acre Mountain Campus near Buena Vista, Colorado.
  • Class Size

    Average core class: 11
    Student-to-Faculty ratio is 6:1
  • Enrollment

    239 (Boarding 167, Day 72)
    Boys: 120; Girls: 119
    20 states and 16 countries
    26% of students reside outside the U.S.
    38% are students of color
    Financial Aid Available: $2.6 million
    Summit Scholars: 24
  • Faculty

    33 full-time teaching faculty (36 total faculty)
    63% of all full-time teaching faculty hold advanced degrees 
    41 are student advisers
    46 are coaches (53 with assistant coaches)
    30 live on campus
    10 are in residence halls as house directors36 full-time teaching faculty (43 total faculty)
    80% of all full-time teaching faculty hold advanced degrees 
    36 are student advisers
    26 are coaches
    25 live on campus
    9 are in residence halls as houseparents
6155 Fountain Valley School Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80911