The mission of Fairhaven School, in partnership with parents and community, is to provide foundational skills to empower each child to become a passionate learner and a responsible member of society.
Fairhaven School Leads State of Illinois in Teaching Literacy
Fairhaven School was selected as the winner for the state of Illinois of the Exemplary Reading Program Award for 2005 – 2006. The award was sponsored by the International Reading Association. Fairhaven was chosen as the Illinois winner over the hundreds of schools across the country that applied for the award. Fairhaven’s balanced literacy program includes a wide variety of instructional practices that reach throughout the curriculum and into programs involving students’ families and the community. It provides a strong foundation upon which students’ future literacy success is built. The program that won the award has been presented to school districts throughout Lake County.
School closing information:
East of Route 45 in Mundelein; going north from Route 60, go right on Courtland Avenue, the school is on the left after the viaduct.
634 Countryside Highway
Mundelein, IL 60060