Montgomery County Private School

Find Montgomery 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.


Academy Child Development Center 10107 Darnestown Road Rockville MD 20850 301-424-9475


Academy of the Holy Cross 4920 Strathmore Avenue Kensington MD 20895 301-942-2100

Acorn Hill Waldorf Kindergarten & Nursery 9504 Brunett Avenue Silver Spring MD 20901 301-565-2282

Alef Bet Montessori School 11418 Old Georgetown Road Rockville MD 20852 301-881-9010

Apple Montessori School 7210 Hidden Creek Road Bethesda MD 20817 301-320-8832

Barnesville School 21830 Peach Tree Road Dickerson MD 20842 301-972-0341

Barrie School 13500 Layhill Road Silver Spring MD 20906 301-576-2800

Beth Sholom Congregation and Talmud Torah 11825 Seven Locks Road Potomac MD 20854 301-279-7010

Bethesda Community School 7500 Honeywell Lane Bethesda MD 20814 301-652-0117

Brookewood School 10401 Armory Avenue Kensington MD 20895 301-949-7997

Bullis School 10601 Falls Road Potomac MD 20854 301-299-8500

Butler School 15951 Germantown Road Germantown MD 20874 301-977-6600

Camp Olympia Country Day School 5511 Muncaster Mill Road Rockville MD 20855 301-926-9281

Casa De Montessori 709 Hobbs Drive Silver Spring MD 20904 301-384-8404

Chelsea School 711 Pershing Drive Silver Spring MD 20910 301-585-1430

Childway 4058 Blackburn Lane Burtonsville MD 20866 301-384-5753

Christ Episcopal School 109 S Washington St Rockville MD 20850 301-424-6550

Church of the Redeemer Christian School 19425 Woodfield Road Gaithersburg MD 20879 240-238-1500

Community School of Maryland 21515 Zion Road Brookeville MD 20833 240-912-3694

Concord Hill School 6050 Wisconsin Avenue Chevy Chase MD 20815 301-654-2626

About Montgomery County Private Schools

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

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

Montgomery County Religious Education

Montgomery 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 Montgomery County, Maryland

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

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