Frederick County Private School

Find Frederick 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.


Calvary Weekday School 131 West 2nd Street Frederick MD 21701 301-662-6783


Church Of The Brethren Learning Center 201 Fairview Avenue Frederick MD 21701 301-662-4730

Frederick Adventist School 6437 Jefferson Pike Frederick MD 21703 301-663-0363

Frederick Christian Academy 6642 Carpenter Road Frederick MD 21703 301-473-8990

Frederick Country Day Montessori School 1601 Wheyfield Drive Frederick MD 21701 301-694-7000

Friends Meeting School 3232 Green Valley Road Ijamsville MD 21754 301-798-0288

Hopewell Mennonite School 14910 Harrisville Road Mount Airy MD 21771 301-865-0359

Laurel Hall School - Frederick 4540 Mack Avenue Frederick MD 21703 301-698-5665

Little Travelers Daycare & Learning Center PO Box 970 Mount Airy MD 21771 301-829-5272

Lucy School 9117 Frostown Road Middletown MD 21769 301-293-1163

Middletown United Methodist Chuch Preschool 7108 Fern Court Middletown MD 21769 301-371-8681

Mother Seton Elementary School 100 Creamery Road Emmitsburg MD 21727 301-447-3161

New Life Christian School 5909 Jefferson Pike Frederick MD 21703 301-663-8418

Pioneer Baptist Church School PO Box 355 Thurmont MD 21788 301-271-7259

St Johns Catholic Prep 889 Butterfly Lane Frederick MD 21703 301-662-4210

St Thomas More Academy PO Box 879 Buckeystown MD 21717 301-874-9014

St. John Regional Catholic School 8414 Opossumtown Pike Frederick MD 21702 301-662-6722

The Banner School 1730 North Market Street Frederick MD 21701 301-695-9320

The Goddard School 2080 Yellow Springs Road Frederick MD 21702 301-631-6699

The Jefferson School PO Box 9 Jefferson MD 21755 240-315-0200

About Frederick County Private Schools

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

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

Frederick County Religious Education

Frederick 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 Frederick County, Maryland

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

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