About Us

Quick Facts

List of 6 items.

  • School

    Located in the Rocky Mountain West, Fountain Valley School offers a college-preparatory, boarding and day school program for motivated students within a close knit and supportive community. The generous 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
    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.
  • Campus

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

    Average core class: 11
    Student-to-Faculty ratio is 5:1
  • Enrollment

    235 (Boarding 153, Day 82)
    23 states and 15 countries
    26% of students reside outside U.S.
    32% are students of color
  • Faculty

    36 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