We knew we would get an excellent education when we signed up for Clapham, but what we didn't know was our children's hearts would be nurtured and engaged. Our kids are learning the truths of God and their hearts are being pointed to HIM. What more could we ask?

Clapham Parent

Clapham School draws from proven institutions to continuously strengthen our pedagogy in the areas of Christian, Classical and Charlotte Mason education.  We have affiliations with the following organizations and schools across the country.

CirCe Institute

CirCe is an organization dedicated to training and supporting those involved in classical, Christian education in the US.

Ambleside Schools International (ASI)

Clapham School has an informal relationship with a group of schools committed to implementing the philosophy, principles and pedagogy of 19th century British educator Charlotte Mason.  At Clapham, we leverage Charlotte Mason’s philosophy while utilizing the richest texts from the classical tradition.  For further information, please see the Ambleside website.


Clapham School is a member of the Association of Classical and Christian Schools. For further information, please see the ACCS website.


Clapham School is a member of the Independent Schools Association of the Central States. For further information, please see the ISACS website. We are accredited through ISACS.

Society for Classical Learning

Clapham School is a member of The Society for Classical Learning.  For further information, please see the SCL website.


Clapham School is a unique classical, Christian school that is committed to blending the model of classical curriculum with the “art of joyful discovery” found in Charlotte Mason’s teachings. Please see the following websites for a look at other schools with a similar philosophy: