Council for American Private Education

Voice of America's Private Schools

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Blackbaud successfully serves private schools with a variety of products. As the world’s largest software company dedicated to social good, many organizations are familiar with our premier donor management software Raiser’s Edge. Blackbaud empowers schools with a fully connected product suite for admissions, website development, payments processing, and education management. Smart Tuition offers payment and donation portals for school websites and enterprise level tracking and reporting of financial data that gives groups of schools access to powerful reporting. For more information, visit our websites: or

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Catapult Learning

Catapult Learning, formerly Sylvan Education Solutions, is the nation's leading provider of public school, nonpublic school, and community-based education services. For more than 20 years, we have partnered with education institutions, government agencies, and community groups to provide outcomes-based learning programs that produce positive results. Our comprehensive array of educational programs and services include supplemental reading and math instruction; speech, occupational, and physical therapy, and early childhood development programs.

While our name has recently changed, our mission and values never will. Our mission is to be the preferred partner of schools, school districts, community organizations and families, providing research-based educational and support services designed to improve student achievement. Visit the Catapult Learning Web site.

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Classic Learning Test

The Classic Learning Test (CLT) was founded in 2015 by a team of educators, standardized test professionals, and diverse business experiences that sought to create a better way for students, families, and educators to display academic ability.

Among standardized college entrance exams, the Classic Learning Test (CLT) provides the most accurate and rigorous measure of academic formation, accomplishment, and potential. The CLT invites students to wrestle with works of the greatest minds in history across literary and mathematical content. Through its use of rich material reflecting both theistic and secular perspectives, the CLT benefits and enriches the student in the test-taking process.

The CLT offers an excellent student experience; students that take the CLT receive same-day test results, and they can send their CLT score at no additional cost directly to a college admissions representatives.For further information, please visit Classic Learning Test.

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eRate Program

Religious and independent schools with endowments under $50 million qualify for E-Rate funds to help pay 20 to 90 percent of their telephone and Internet bills.

Over 80 percent of religious and independent schools DON’T get E-Rate funds.

As the nation’s largest E-Rate consultant for religious and independent schools, we are helping 450 schools in 41 states get the funds for which they qualify. Our goal is to eliminate the “E-Rate Gap” by helping the other 85 percent of schools receive their fair share.

Visit the eRate Program Web site for more information.

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FACTS Management Company

FACTS Management Company is committed to enhancing the financial stability and affordability of educational institutions. This goal is accomplished by providing various services including low-cost payment options, financial needs assessment, enrollment management, donor management, educational counseling services for families and students, and state-of-the-art information management technology for institutions. As part of Nelnet, FACTS works with nearly 5,000 educational institutions and over a million families each year, helping them achieve their goals. Visit the FACTS Web site.

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The Fund Raising School

The Fund Raising School can provide practical, research-based training to private school leaders and the schools they serve. Our public and customized courses teach proven techniques and emerging strategies, informing and inspiring fundraisers to increase and diversify their resources while strengthening their organization's impact. For more information, visit our Web site.

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (NASDAQ:HMHC) is a global learning company with the mission of changing people's lives by fostering passionate, curious learners. Among the world's largest providers of pre-K-12 education solutions and one of its longest-established publishing houses, HMH combines cutting-edge research, editorial excellence and technological innovation to improve teaching and learning environments and solve complex literacy and education challenges. HMH's interactive, results-driven education solutions are utilized by more than 50 million students in over 150 countries, and its renowned and awarded novels, non-fiction, children's books and reference works are enjoyed by readers throughout the world. For more information, visit the Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Web site.


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Magnus Health

Magnus Health is the most innovative way for independent schools to collect, track and manage student health information on one online platform. Our technology helps schools save time and money by streamlining communication with parents, reducing liability for school health professionals, and keeping schools prepared in the event of an emergency.

We believe in better student care and we help thousands of private school nurses, athletic trainers, and parents manage student health together. Magnus is trusted by more than 540 schools with over 2 million students across the country. For more information and to schedule an online demo, please visit the Magnus Health website.


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Ray Dass

Are you happy with average? Neither are your students.  Ray Dass is the difference between good and great.  Ray Dass built the number one national merit program in the nation. National merit scholars get accepted to the world’s best universities and drastically improve the reputations of their high schools. 

Believe it!  Ray Dass took a school that was unranked for 35 years to #1 in the nation for its number of national merit scholars.  This resulted in a 50% increase in enrollment and a 30% increase in tuition.

Proven results!  We produce results no other company in the world can claim.  Our results are measured from official PSAT exams.  Our score improvements are unprecedented.

It’s about the student!  We’ve taken students from the 74th percentile to the 99th.  We’ve improved SAT scores schoolwide by 200 points.  The first step is believing in your students.

This is your time!  Transform your school culture into one that cultivates unlimited potential.  Give your students what no other school can: the power and results to achieve their dreams.

To find out more, visit the Ray Dass Web site or contaact us at or 954-415-6352.


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Renew IT was founded in 2007 to provide clients with lifecycle IT hardware solutions. The business has expanded over the last 10 years as we have continued to prove ourselves to our client base to be one of the best in our field.

A large part of our business is purchasing ex-lease or aging assets from the education sector. Providing clients with secure data wipes, full asset condition reports and Data Wipe Certification. We also offer full asset deployment services and imaging to your new fleet of incoming assets.

We purchase laptops, desktops, storage, networking equipment and servers and supply to our large network of clients globally. We can also supply new, used and refurbished IT hardware.

Our business is built on relationships and a solid track record so you can be assured of the best of service at all times. Visit the RenewIT Web site or contact Phillip Ward at 1-978-471-0845 or



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Three W International

Three W International is North America’s foremost international student management company with operations in the U.S., Canada, and China. We provide services to private educational institutions by seeking out highly desired schools and supplying the tools and knowledge to start up and implement successful international student programs. Three W International provides the highest caliber of academically-gifted students that will give a valuable cultural experience to all parties involved, while providing an economic boost to both the school and the community at a time when enrollment numbers have been decreasing across the board.

Three W International currently has over 150 partner schools receiving 2000+ international students throughout the U.S. and Canada. We have a reputation for having a highly successful operating program and strong relationships with overseas recruiters. This reputation is substantiated by an unwillingness to compromise on the quality of schools, students and host families. Our screening process ensures that no student is placed in an environment where they are not prepared to succeed, and is the reason that in 14 years we have an unparalleled success rate. Visit the Three W International Web site.

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Sadlier logoWilliam H. Sadlier, Inc.

William H. Sadlier, Inc. is recognized and respected in dioceses, schools and parishes throughout the United States for its outstanding catechetical and educational publications. Sadlier's tradition of quality for more than 172 years has been nurtured by the vision, integrity and dedication of the same family. Today, we are honored to carry on that family tradition of excellence. Visit the Sadlier Web site.

William H. Sadlier, Inc.
9 Pine Street
New York, NY 10005-1002


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