New Castle County Private School

Find New Castle County Delaware private schools, including independent, parochial, religious and non-religious affiliated charter schools, boarding schools, Christian schools, preparatory prep schools, and accredited private k-12, middle schools, and high schools. Private schools provide information on tuition, school rankings, school enrollment, education, curriculum, classes, records, and teacher-student ratios.


Advoserv PO Box 1187 Bear DE 19701 302-834-7018


Albert Einstein Academy 101 Garden of Eden Road Wilmington DE 19803 302-478-5026

All Saints Catholic School 907 New Road Wilmington DE 19805 302-995-2231

Archmere Academy Inc 3600 Philadelphia Pike Claymont DE 19703 302-798-6632

Bank Of America Child Developmental Ctr Wilmington 1000 North French Street Wilmington DE 19801 302-432-3660

Beacon Of Hope Christian Academy 4003 North Market Street Wilmington DE 19802 302-764-7162

Cacc Montessori School PO Box 1599 Hockessin DE 19707 302-239-2917

Caravel Academy 2801 Del Laws Road Bear DE 19701 302-834-8938

Centreville Layton School 6201 Kennett Pike Wilmington DE 19807 302-571-0230

Child Care Academy II Inc 1799 Pulaski Highway Bear DE 19701 302-838-2100

Childrens House Montessori School 2848 Grubb Road Wilmington DE 19810 302-529-9259

Christ The Teacher Catholic School 2451 Frazer Road Newark DE 19702 302-838-8850

City Gates Academy PO Box 7581 Wilmington DE 19803 302-229-9626

Concord Christian Academy and After School Care 2510 Marsh Road Wilmington DE 19810 302-475-3247

Concord Preschool & Child Care 1800 Fairfax Boulevard Wilmington DE 19803 302-654-9629

Cornerstone Child Care & Youth 3135 Summit Bridge Road Bear DE 19701 302-836-6445

Developing Minds Preschool 2106 Saint James Church Road Wilmington DE 19808 302-995-9611

Edu-Care Preschool Day Care 345 Polly Drummond Hill Road Newark DE 19711 302-453-7326

Educational Enrichment Center 730 Halstead Road Wilmington DE 19803 302-478-8697

Elementary Workshop Montessori 502 North Pine Street Wilmington DE 19801 302-656-1498

About New Castle County Private Schools

New Castle County Private Schools are schools that provide all or some portion of Kindergarten through 12th grade education, but they do not operate as part of a public school district in New Castle County, DE. Private Schools are largely funded through tuition and student fees, though they may also be supported by grants and private contributions. Some Private Schools may receive a small amount of public funding, such as Delaware Department of Education grants for school building renovations. Private Schools have selective admissions and can choose who may enroll as a student. Public Schools, in contrast, are subject to compulsory education laws that requires Delaware State to provide education to all children.

You may contact Private Schools for questions about:
  • New Castle County Private School enrollment and applications
  • School tuition, financial aid, and scholarship opportunities
  • New Castle County private school curriculum
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New Castle County Private School Accreditation

Licensing or registration of Private Schools may be conducted by the Delaware Department of Education. Likewise, teacher certification in New Castle County Private Schools may or may not be required depending on the state. Delaware may also regulate the length of the school year, health and safety requirements, transportation, special education, reporting requirements, textbooks, or testing. Private Schools in New Castle County maintain substantial autonomy in establishing their own administrative systems, including personnel. Private Schools have the ability to hire and manage New Castle County teachers and other school staff outside the confines of education bargaining units.

New Castle County Religious Education

New Castle County Religious Schools and Parochial Schools are Private Schools that incorporate religion into the curriculum. A Religious School may receive some funding from a religious institution, but the primary source of revenue comes from tuition. In a Parochial School, funding from a religious institution is the primary source of revenue.

Special Education Schools in New Castle County, Delaware

New Castle County Special Education Schools provide education to students with specialized learning needs. These New Castle County schools are equipped and staffed to accommodate students on the autism spectrum or with brain injuries, severe anxiety, and other neurological issues.

Other Types of Private Schools

New Castle County Montessori Schools offer educational programming that emphasizes exploration and discovery experiences in the classroom. The classes are often structured to keep students and their teachers together for several years.

Other varieties of New Castle County Private Schools include Boarding Schools, Language Immersion Schools, Waldorf Schools, and Military Schools.