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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.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 126 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,950
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 14 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Clapham School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
2005

Student Body

Total Students
126 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Clapham School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
14 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition for Class One through Class Eight.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$2,000
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Emily Arnold
Admissions Associate
Kathy Bailey

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

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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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 126 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,950
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 14 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Dupage County, IL is $7,921 for elementary schools and $10,604 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Dupage County, IL is 93% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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