Originally founded and built in 1888 on the corner of Stratford and Warner Street, Fairview is Cincinnati's second-oldest magnet school.
In 2008, exactly 120 years later, Fairview moved to its current location on the corner of Clifton and McAlpin Avenue and was renamed Fairview-Clifton German Language School.
To educate all students to meet or exceed the district's high academic standards. Today, Fairview-Clifton's students continue to achieve academically at a high level.
The vision of Fairview-Clifton German Language School is to provide an exceptional bilingual education and a cultural experience that prepares students to be innovative members of a vibrant global community.