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Fairmont Preparatory Academy's 14th Annual Fall Open House & College Fair
Fairmont Hosts 126 Colleges at 14th Annual Fall Open House & College Fair

On Tuesday, Fairmont Preparatory Academy welcomed representatives from 126 colleges and universities from across the nation, including some schools from across the world. Normally quiet during evening hours, the campus was bustling with students and their families as they hurried to the gym trying to get the most out of the evening’s college fair. The […]

High school counselor with student at Fairmont Private Schools
The Importance of Counselor Interaction

At Fairmont Private Schools, we pride ourselves on our low student-to-counselor ratios. Fairmont Preparatory Academy boasts a student-to-academic-counselor ratio of 75:1, while our college counselor ratio is 40:1. The national average student-to-counselor ratio is 491:1 in comparison. Importance of Counseling Though often overlooked and underfunded, counseling is vital for high school students. Counselors help guide students […]