Cecil County Private School

Find Cecil County 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.


Elijah School 245 Old Zion Road North East MD 21901 410-658-2244


Good Shepherd Catholic School 800 Aiken Avenue Perryville MD 21903 410-642-6265

High Road School Of Cecil County - Elkton 3035 Singerly Road Elkton MD 21921 410-398-6900

Immaculate Conception Elementary School 452 Bow Street Elkton MD 21921 410-398-2636

Lighthouse Christian Academy 7 Pleasant View Church Road Port Deposit MD 21904 410-378-3279

Maranatha Baptist Church Academy PO Box 246 Elkton MD 21922 410-398-3764

Mount Aviat Academy PO Box 85 Childs MD 21916 410-398-2206

Shorehaven School 1040 Singerly Road Elkton MD 21921 410-398-1800

Susquehanna Seventh Day Adventist School 36 Blythedale Road Perryville MD 21903 410-378-4343

The Tome School 581 South Maryland Avenue North East MD 21901 410-287-2050

Tri-State Christian Academy 146 Appleton Road Elkton MD 21921 410-398-6444

West Nottingham Academy 1079 Firetower Road Colora MD 21917 410-658-5556

About Cecil County Private Schools

Cecil 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 Cecil County, 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.

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

Licensing or registration of Private Schools may be conducted by the Maryland Department of Education. Likewise, teacher certification in Cecil County 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 Cecil County maintain substantial autonomy in establishing their own administrative systems, including personnel. Private Schools have the ability to hire and manage Cecil County teachers and other school staff outside the confines of education bargaining units.

Cecil County Religious Education

Cecil 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 Cecil County, Maryland

Cecil County Special Education Schools provide education to students with specialized learning needs. These Cecil 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

Cecil 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 Cecil County Private Schools include Boarding Schools, Language Immersion Schools, Waldorf Schools, and Military Schools.