Clapham School

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  • Clapham School was conceived in 2005 to meet a felt need for an academically rigorous and distinctively Christian school among classical schools in the Chicago area.
  • Clapham School inspires students with an education founded on a Christian worldview, informed by the classical tradition, and approached with diligence and joy.
  • Clapham School equips men and women to intentionally serve Christ by cultivating his goodness, truth and beauty in the world.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded2005

Student Body

Total Students126 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Clapham School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size14 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$10,950
Tuition NotesTuition for Class One through Class Eight.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,000
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorEmily Arnold
Admissions AssociateKathy Bailey

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Fencing, Golf, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballFencing,
GolfSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Birdwatching Club, Botany Club, Chess Club, Math Olympiad, Theatre Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Chamber Ensemble

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Boys' Basketball, Girls' Volleyball, Golf
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wheaton
    Grades: PK-8 | 595 students
    0.7 miles
    314 W Willow Ave
    Wheaton, IL 60187
    (630) 462-5009
    0.7 PK-8
    595
  • Park Ridge
    St Andrews Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: NS-8 | 196 students
    18.3 miles
    260 N Northwest Hwy
    Park Ridge, IL 60068
    (847) 823-9308
    18.3 NS-8
    196

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The average private school tuition in Illinois is $6,260 for elementary schools and $12,282 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Illinois is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).