Clonlara School is located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, at 1289 Jewett.

Clonlara is an accredited, K–12 private school with a highly personalized approach guided by a unique interest-driven philosophy. Each Clonlara student pursues a personalized education designed in collaboration with their advisor or teacher, parents, and mentors. Curriculum materials and experiences are selected based upon individual goals, learning strengths, and interests; and students can learn in-person, at home, or while traveling anywhere in the world! 

In Clonlara’s Off-Campus Program, advisors partner with families to monitor their students’ progress and achievements, provide guidance, and suggest materials and learning resources along the way. New families receive additional coaching designed to ensure that they have the tools needed for a successful Clonlara experience. For students in the Ann Arbor area, Clonlara’s Campus Program offers flexible in-person and hybrid learning options.

In addition, Clonlara students in grades 6–12 may add up to three credits of online courses to their educational plan. All Clonlara online courses are self-paced and include a teacher to answer questions and grade assignments.


Clonlara was founded by Pat Montgomery in 1967 as a private day school. Its campus serves five through eighteen-year-olds who reside in Ann Arbor and surrounding areas. 


Clonlara School accredited by the following organizations: Accreditation International (Ai), Middle States Association of Colleges and School (MSA-CESS), and the National Council for Private School Accreditation (NCPSA).

External links

Clonlara's official website