The Clariden School — Top-Rated College-Preparatory, Coeducational Private School Serving Students in PreK-12 in North Texas

The Clariden School is a leading independent school in Southlake, Texas. Together, we are raising a generation of leaders, innovators, and independent thinkers. We share in a community in which high academic rigor is matched by character education and a deep commitment to empathy and respect.

Join our inclusive community to provide an education for your child from a team who cares actively, innovates wisely, nurtures with intentionality, and operates with excellence.


Welcome to The Clariden School! We invite you to visit our campus and see first-hand why families select us. As you journey through our wonderful school, nestled on 23 acres in the heart of Southlake, you will see our students engaged in deep and meaningful learning in each classroom, joy and wonder bursting from our playgrounds, and care and respect in the interactions between everyone on campus.


The Clariden School is a place that cares actively, innovates wisely, nurtures with intentionality, and operates with excellence. Our team is eager to get to know you and your child and share all that The Clariden School has to offer.


Our classrooms are living, breathing spaces of student-centered learning. From our youngest learners to our Upper School seniors, students are actively exploring real-world challenges and problems. Students come to Clariden to solve.

Just because the school day ends does not mean the learning needs to! Clariden offers a robust list of after-school enrichment opportunities and summer camps that are carefully and intentionally selected to expand the educational experience of our students.


We are fortunate to have a community that generously shares its time and resources to make a difference for our students. Through the unparalleled dedication of the Clariden community, our vision and mission continue to thrive across the Clariden campus—from innovative project-based programming, enriching faculty experiences, and unique academic and enrichment opportunities—the impact of giving to our School is heartwarming.