By speaking as one national voice, CAPE successfully…
Promotes the vital role of private schools in American education and their significant contributions to educating the public and promoting the common good;
Defends the rights of parents to educate their children in the schools of their choice;
Encourages excellence and pluralism in education and promotes the right of private schools to fulfill their unique missions;
Fosters the participation of the private school community in shaping the nation’s education agenda, and develops and promotes positions on education policy;
Monitors and analyzes legislation and regulations affecting private schools;
Provides information about private education to policy-makers and the public;
Keeps You Informed about the private school community issues and programs.