District Heights Private School

Find District Heights Maryland 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.


Children Of Promise Christian Academy 7808 Marlboro Pike District Heights MD 20747 301-516-3800


Mount Calvary Catholic School 6704 Marlboro Pike District Heights MD 20747 301-735-5262

New Horizon Child Development Center 5664 Silver Hill Road District Heights MD 20747 301-420-0980

About District Heights Private Schools

District Heights 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 District Heights, MD. 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 Maryland 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 Maryland State to provide education to all children.

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District Heights Private School Accreditation

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

District Heights Religious Education

District Heights 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 District Heights, Maryland

District Heights Special Education Schools provide education to students with specialized learning needs. These District Heights 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

District Heights 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 District Heights Private Schools include Boarding Schools, Language Immersion Schools, Waldorf Schools, and Military Schools.