Basic Requirements for CLSA accreditation:

  • Philosophical requirements: Evidence of a clear understanding among staff and board members of the nature and purpose of a classical Christian education.
  • Academic requirements: Verification that the school possesses a clearly articulated statement of the academic goals at every level and a clear process of ensuring the achievement of those goals.
  • Curricular requirements: Implementation of the Latin-centered Classical Core CurriculumTM.
  • Instructional requirements: Demonstration of an understanding of the importance of traditional, teacher-directed instruction in the classroom and a process by which those methodologies are communicated to teachers and verified by administrative staff.
  • Assessment requirements: Demonstration of the value-added benefit of the school’s academic program through standardized test scores.
  • Professional development requirements: Participation in professional development programs that contribute to the understanding of classical Christian education and the ability of teachers and staff to implement it.
  • Doctrinal requirements: A doctrinal statement consistent with that of CLSA.
  • Membership requirements: Partner membership in CLSA.

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