Fairview Elementary School is located at 5815 Ox Road, Fairfax Station, VA 22039. The school is about 4 miles south of the Fairfax County Courthouse. Operating since 1899, the Fairview school site is one of the oldest in Fairfax County. The school is open to grades kindergarten through six.
The school's operation hours are 9:15 a.m. to 3:55 p.m., and the office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. from Monday to Friday. Fairview Elementary School has been recognized as a high-performing school by the Virginia Board of Education. As of 2015, the school principal at Fairview Elementary is Lynn Mayer.