Find 17030 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.
Riverview Parochial School 5117 Hoffer Road Port Trevorton PA 17864 11.6 miles from 17030
Meadow View School 1080 Verdilla Road Port Trevorton PA 17864 11.8 miles from 17030
White Oak School 261 Sawmill Road Liverpool PA 17045 12.1 miles from 17030
Chapman Parochial School 1989 Black Woods Road Port Trevorton PA 17864 12.3 miles from 17030
Lakeview School 403 Locust Grove Road Port Trevorton PA 17864 13.3 miles from 17030
Palace Creek School 4230 Chapman Hollow Road Mount Pleasant Mills PA 17853 13.8 miles from 17030
Most states do not require the accreditation of Private Schools. Some states give Private Schools the option of either being accredited or receiving some type of approval or license from the state. In some states, Private Schools are required to be accredited. Depending on the state, either the State Department of Education or an independent entity is the accrediting agency.Is a Charter School a type of Private School?
Charter Schools are privately run but publicly funded. A Charter School has a charter or agreement with the state or sponsoring school board that allows it to operate with some degree of autonomy. Charter Schools are typically run by non-profit organizations or for-profit companies, but they receive taxpayer funding to cover part of their operating expenses.Are Private Schools non-profit organizations or for-profit businesses?
Most Private Schools are non-profit organizations. This allows Private Schools to accept contributions that can be treated as tax-deductible. However, there are some Private Schools that operate as for-profit businesses. The for-profit structure of a Private School affords owners greater control over the school than would be the case with a non-profit.