Fairmont State Reads is a free reading enrichment program for Marion County children Grades K-4. After following an extensive training, Fairmont State students serve as mentors for the program. Each week a book is read, a craft created, and a writing activity is completed. Through these activities a love of reading is encouraged and reading skills are sharpened.
Fairmont State Counts is a free math tutoring program offered to students grades 3rd thru 8th on the Fairmont State University campus. It is structured to concentrate on specific math difficulties students are experiencing and to help with math homework. The FSU Counts program is coordinated on site by a local math teacher in the public school system while Fairmont State students provide the tutoring to the county students who participate.