Fassifern Public School is a small school providing a high standard of education to the students of the small suburb of Fassifern. The school operates in a highly supportive climate, in which parent involvement is strong, and education is highly valued. The school features a warm tone, and emphasises the development of self-motivated, self-disciplined individuals. The school is widely perceived in the community as a desirable school, and each year receives many applications for non-local enrolment. The school and community mesh closely, and are mutually supportive.