Charles County Private School

Find Charles 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.


Archbishop Neale School 104 Port Tobacco Road La Plata MD 20646 301-934-9595


Beddow School - Waldorf Campus 6008 Hampshire Circle Waldorf MD 20603 301-870-8660

First Bapt Church Of St Charles Preschool & Kdgn 136 Stoddert Avenue Waldorf MD 20602 301-645-4060

Grace Christian Academy of Maryland 13000 Zekiah Drive Waldorf MD 20601 301-645-0406

High Road School of Southern Maryland 95 Catalpa Drive La Plata MD 20646 301-392-6377

Potomac Heights Christian School 37 Glymont Road Indian Head MD 20640 301-753-9350

Southern Md Christian Academy PO Box 1668 White Plains MD 20695 301-870-2550

St Mary's School 13735 Notre Dame Place Bryantown MD 20617 301-932-6883

St. Peter's School 3310 Saint Peters Drive Waldorf MD 20601 301-843-1955

The Goddard School 7005 Saint Florian Drive Waldorf MD 20603 301-638-9777

Waldorf Baptist Kindergarten 10045 Bunker Hill Road Waldorf MD 20603 301-645-5030

About Charles County Private Schools

Charles 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 Charles 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:
  • Charles County Private School enrollment and applications
  • School tuition, financial aid, and scholarship opportunities
  • Charles County private school curriculum
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  • Charles County private school test scores
Charles County Private School Accreditation

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

Charles County Religious Education

Charles 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 Charles County, Maryland

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

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