December 14 Christmas Program & Dinner (current details; most recent issue of "Lion Tales")

December 22 - January 2: Christmas Break

For list of WEEKLY events and reminders, see "Lion Tales," newsletter, also found under the tab "Parents."


    Christian Life Academy is a faith-based private school in the rural community of Hopedale, Illinois. Established in 2008, we currently minister to over 90 children through our PK-9th grade programs, including full-time, part- time, and before/after school programs.  We are blessed to have the opportunity to reach and disciple our students.  Upcoming events can be found under our Newsletter tab and calendar under Parents tab. 

    CLA offers HIGH SCHOOL!  Click here to visit our high school site. We made the NEWS . . .


    DRONE VIEW OF OUR FUN & SUCCESSFUL LIFE DAYS 2017! Thank you for your participation and prayers.

    CLA Testimonials

    “I love that (my son) is not only learning the basics of school quite well, but also the importance of learning what's in the Bible and a relationship with Jesus in his life."  - CLA Parent

    “The things we teach at home are reinforced at school instead of questioned. That is huge.” - CLA Parent

    "CLA is a true blessing, not just to our 13 year old who attended, but to our whole family." - CLA Parent

    "Discovering CLA when our daughter was entering 8th grade proved to be discovering the diamond of schools! It is the best school in every regard. We're so thankful for the godly, attentive, and truly caring staff, and immensely grateful for CLA's expansion into high school." - CLA Parent

    Click here to see what else people are saying about CLA!