Chester County Private School

Find Chester County Pennsylvania 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.


Assumption BVM School 290 State Road West Grove PA 19390 610-869-9576


Avon Grove Church of the Nazarene 240 State Road West Grove PA 19390 610-869-9500

Berwyn Montessori 719 Berwyn Avenue Berwyn PA 19312 610-644-4317

Bethany Christian School 1137 Shadyside Road Oxford PA 19363 610-998-0877

Bishop Shanahan High School 220 Woodbine Road Downingtown PA 19335 610-518-1300

Brandywine Children's House 123 Great Valley Parkway Malvern PA 19355 610-640-1202

Bright Horizons at Collegeville 1075 Egypt Road Phoenixville PA 19460 610-935-3220

Camphill Special School 1784 Fairview Road Glenmoore PA 19343 610-469-9236

Charlestown Play House Inc 2478 Charlestown Road Phoenixville PA 19460 610-933-2762

Chesterbrook Academy 711 Hollow Road Phoenixville PA 19460 610-935-4400

Chesterbrook Academy 1560 Bradford Road Chesterbrook PA 19087 610-296-7200

Chesterbrook Academy Preschool 315 Technology Drive Malvern PA 19355 610-647-5177

Chesterbrook Academy Preschool 101 Tanner Drive Exton PA 19341 610-524-9424

Chesterbrook Academy#15 1190 McDermott Drive West Chester PA 19380 610-719-0240

Childrens Corner 28 West Rosedale Avenue West Chester PA 19382 610-647-1264

Childrens House Of Exton 125 South Village Avenue Exton PA 19341 610-363-1446

Christ Memorial Lutheran School 89 Line Road Malvern PA 19355 610-296-0650

Church Farm School 1001 East Lincoln Highway Exton PA 19341 610-363-7500

Collegeville Montessori School 954 Bethel Church Road Spring City PA 19475 610-495-0530

Copeland Run Academy 407 Lloyd Avenue Downingtown PA 19335 610-269-4423

About Chester County Private Schools

Chester 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 Chester County, PA. 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 Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania State to provide education to all children.

You may contact Private Schools for questions about:
  • Chester County Private School enrollment and applications
  • School tuition, financial aid, and scholarship opportunities
  • Chester County private school curriculum
  • College admission rates
  • Chester County private school test scores
Chester County Private School Accreditation

Licensing or registration of Private Schools may be conducted by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. Likewise, teacher certification in Chester County Private Schools may or may not be required depending on the state. Pennsylvania may also regulate the length of the school year, health and safety requirements, transportation, special education, reporting requirements, textbooks, or testing. Private Schools in Chester County maintain substantial autonomy in establishing their own administrative systems, including personnel. Private Schools have the ability to hire and manage Chester County teachers and other school staff outside the confines of education bargaining units.

Chester County Religious Education

Chester 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 Chester County, Pennsylvania

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

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