Applications for the 2023-24 school year are open. If you need placement for the 2022-23 school year, please contact the school office at (630) 547-5125.
To apply to Clapham School, a Pre-Kindergarten -12 Christian school, please proceed through the following steps:
Step One: Complete and Submit an Online Application
Step Two: Provide Records (Class One and above)
Provide report cards for the current year and the previous year
Step Three: Student Assessment
Explorers I, Explorers II, and Class One participate in a 45/60/90-minute (respectively) assessment at Clapham School.
Classes Two through Four participate in an in-house assessment which includes a handwriting sample and a math placement assessment.
Classes Five and above take a standardized test called the ISEE. Applicants will also take in-house reading, writing, and math assessments. Applicants are invited to participate in class with their cohorts (shadowing).
Classes Nine through Twelve will complete the same testing as Class Five and above and complete a student interview.
Step Four: Parent Interview
Step Five: Admissions Committee Decision and Online Enrollment
$200 enrollment fee per student holds placement in a class for the applicable school year.
Our Non-Discrimination Policy
Clapham School admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally made available to students at the school. Clapham School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, or national or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational and admissions policies, scholarship programs or other school programs.