Harford County Private School

Find Harford 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.


Bel Forest Christian Academy 603 Vale Road Bel Air MD 21014 410-838-6074


Bethel Apostolic Church 21 North Earlton Road Extension Havre de Grace MD 21078 410-939-4060

Emmorton Baptist Church 106 Plumtree Road Bel Air MD 21015 410-569-0585

Harford Christian School 1736 Whiteford Road Darlington MD 21034 410-457-5103

Harford Day School 715 Moores Mill Road Bel Air MD 21014 410-879-2350

Harford Friends School PO Box 200 Street MD 21154 410-452-5507

Helping Hands Child Development Center 3237 Level Road Churchville MD 21028 410-734-4006

John Carroll School 703 East Churchville Road Bel Air MD 21014 410-838-8333

Mountain Christian School 1824 Mountain Road Joppa MD 21085 410-877-7333

New Covenant Christian School 128 Saint Marys Church Road Abingdon MD 21009 443-512-0771

St Joan of Arc School 230 South Law Street Aberdeen MD 21001 410-272-1387

St Margaret School 205 North Hickory Avenue Bel Air MD 21014 410-879-1113

The Arrow Center for Education 2416 Creswell Road Bel Air MD 21015 410-734-0560

The Highlands School 2409 Creswell Road Bel Air MD 21015 410-836-1415

The Monarch Montessori School PO Box 609 Churchville MD 21028 410-836-9560

Villa Maria School Of Harford County 1370 Brass Mill Road Belcamp MD 21017 410-297-4100

About Harford County Private Schools

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

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

Harford County Religious Education

Harford 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 Harford County, Maryland

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

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