A culture of excellence within a diverse learning community


A magnet school with a German-language-based curriculum; founded in 1888, it has evolved into one of Cincinnati Public School's consistently top-performing schools. Fairview-Clifton's vision is to be an empowered and vibrant school dedicated to academics, German and the arts, fostering a culture of excellence within a diverse learning community with unique traditions, to provide opportunities for each child to reach full potential as a world citizen.

Read More About Fairview-Clifton German Language School.

Welcome to our new principal, Herr Sippel!

Learn more about Herr Sippel here

Find 2019-2020 School Supply Lists Here!

*3rd Grade Supply List Updated 8/2/19*

*4th Grade Supply List Updated 8/8/19*

Upcoming Events

  • First Day of School for Students August 19th

  • Welcome Breakfast for parents August 19th at 9:15am

  • Open Haus August 27th, 5:30-7:30pm

    • Meet your student's teacher, see the classrooms and hear the wonderful plans for the year ahead

  • Welcome Back Picnic September 8th, 4-6pm

  • No school September 2nd—Labor Day

  • Falkenfest October 12th, 7pm

    • This is an adults only event at Mecklenberg Gardens!


Check out the NEW Fairview Spirit Wear Site!

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Fairview-Clifton thrives with the contributions and volunteer efforts of our parents, staff and community!

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