Ambrose Auxilium

Do you want to build your school more quickly by tapping into the work of those who have gone before? Have you read the books and blogs, and are ready for hands-on experience? The Ambrose School and the ACCS are partnering to help schools quickly grow and improve, whether they are just starting up or want to build on their current foundation. We believe in the benefits of connections with other believers passionate about educating children for Christ.

Utilizing Ambrose’s established teachers, administrators, and curriculum — and learning from both successes and failures — you can walk the halls, offices, and classrooms to see first hand the major and minor systems necessary to build and run a successful and excellent school.

Who is this for? Startups or operating schools that need visional or operational input.

What will I get? One-on-one answers to questions, hands-on solutions, and support networks with CCE leaders from around the country.

What will I go home with? New ideas and real-world support from an established and growing school, and a faster path forward to meeting the needs in your community.

Find real-world support.
Join educators and administrators from around the country.
Observe classes.
Meet with Ambrose and ACCS staff and leaders.

Ambrose Images: Greek Olympics, Fireside Study Group, In Class, Conference in the Library


Details & Schedule



April 25 (Monday) – April 27 (Wednesday), 2022.

We will begin the Auxilium with an optional reception on the evening of Monday, April 25th at 7:00PM. We’ll wrap up on Wednesday, April 27 by 4:00PM. We recommend participants plan to leave the evening of Wednesday, the 27th, or the morning of Thursday, the 28th.

Location 6100 N. Locust Grove Road, Meridian, ID 83646 (Airport is in Boise, ID)
Cost $80 to cover food

Who is this for? Leadership of new or operating schools that seek input for their school’s vision and operation.

What will I get? An in-depth exposure to the way Ambrose works and opportunity to interact with other CCE leaders.

What will I go home with? New ideas and real-world support from an established school.

Travel From the airport in Boise, ID (BOI) to Ambrose is 20-30 minutes. (See map.) See cities and corresponding carriers with direct flights to Boise.

Recommended Hotels:

Springhill Suites by Marriott

Hilton Garden Inn

Lodging with Ambrose families is available to assist those needing more affordable options. See contact information below.

Current Schedule

Monday, the 25th Reception, greeting from ACCS representative, and time to mingle with others.
Tuesday, the 26th Observe classrooms and meet for dinner. Lunch and dinner provided.
Wednesday, the 27th

Breakout meetings with staff and faculty. Lunch provided.

Marketing, development, building community

Grammar school discipline and spiritual formation

Upper school House program and culture development

Board/administration relationship and training

Curriculum development

Admissions and tuition assistance

Other topics


Number of ACCS start up schools this year:

Custom Ironwork at The Ambrose School


Meet Ambrose

Ambrose was established in 1995 and has grown from 2 students to over 750 in both traditional and hybrid programs. As an established and growing school, Ambrose welcomes several schools and individuals each year to visit and observe current practices. Ambrose provides speakers to national conferences each year and numerous faculty members have been published in various publications serving the classical Christian education community.


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