About Us

Welcome to the Stillwater Christian School website!  After 43 years, we continue to hold to our enduring mission of equipping students with the tools for learning through a Christ-centered education.  

Message from The Head of School

Who We Are

Stillwater Christian School strives to help young people flourish as they become who God made them to be. 
For over forty years, we have partnered with parents in providing an excellent, Christ-centered education that prepares students to become servant leaders who respond to God’s call in their lives. 


Portrait of a Graduate

Stillwater Christian School produces graduates who..

Approach life through the lens of a Biblical worldview

Think clearly and critically; communicate effectively in writing and speech

Embrace, articulate, and exemplify the gospel of Jesus Christ

Serve others through caring, faithful presence

Lead, follow, and collaborate well as members of teams

Intentionally display God's image through pursuit of creative artistic excellence

Responsibly steward their gifts out of a sense of calling

Persevere through adversity with godly character

Our History

For forty years, Stillwater has served parents and students in the Flathead Valley while fulfilling our vision of developing lifelong learners who discern and apply God’s truth as they serve and lead wherever God calls.  Through SCS21 and our Building for Growth campaign, we are looking to our next forty years of serving families and preparing the next generation to be servant leaders. 

September, 1980

Flathead Valley Christian School opened with 57 students at Evergreen Alliance Church.

May, 1987

The first graduating class of three seniors graduated.

September, 1992

FVCS began operating at its current site, the former Flathead County nursing home.

September, 2004

FVCS became Stillwater Christian School, and the Colts became the Cougars.

SCS21 Strategic Plan

SCS21 is our strategic plan and roadmap for school improvement.  Its priorities, strategies, and goals were developed by 60+ SCS community members in 2018. This dynamic plan is updated annually, building on the initial plan as it adapts to new realities.

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Building for Growth

Building for Growth is the capital campaign which provides funding for strategic initiatives. Launched in October, 2019, it includes several projects related to our growth. With gifts totaling $1.2M already, we hope to achieve our goal of $1.75M in giving by May of 2021.

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Faculty and Staff

Stillwater staff members are role models as followers of Christ who demonstrate that the Christian faith encompasses all of life.  Our faculty are all gifted teachers who are enthusiastic learners who establish caring relationships with students that transcend the classroom experience.