Silver Spring MD Private School

Find Silver Spring, 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.


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


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

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

Crosswood Inc 1106 University Boulevard West Silver Spring MD 20902 301-649-0778

Forcey Christian School 2130 East Randolph Road Silver Spring MD 20904 301-622-2281

Grace Episcopal Day School 9115 Georgia Avenue Silver Spring MD 20910 301-585-3513

Hampshire View Christian School 360 Ednor Road Silver Spring MD 20905 301-570-8456

Jamon Montessori Day School 52 Randolph Road Silver Spring MD 20904 301-384-3131

Julia Brown Montessori School 1300 Milestone Drive Silver Spring MD 20904 301-774-6772

Mount Jezreel Christian School 420 University Boulevard East Silver Spring MD 20901 301-431-1985

National Childrens Center School/Maryland Site 410 University Boulevard West Silver Spring MD 20901 301-593-0642

Northwood High School 919 University Boulevard West Silver Spring MD 20901 301-649-8088

Quality Time Early Learning 8101 Georgia Avenue Silver Spring MD 20910 301-588-3350

Rock Creek Montessori School 3701 Spruell Drive Silver Spring MD 20902 301-942-9561

Saint Francis International School 1500 Saint Camillus Drive Silver Spring MD 20903 301-434-2344

St Catherine Laboure School 11811 Claridge Road Silver Spring MD 20902 301-946-1717

St John The Baptist School 12319 New Hampshire Avenue Silver Spring MD 20904 301-622-3076

St Michael The Archangel Catholic School 824 Wayne Avenue Silver Spring MD 20910 301-585-6873

St. Andrew Apostle School 11602 Kemp Mill Road Silver Spring MD 20902 301-649-3555

About Silver Spring Private Schools

Silver Spring 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 Silver Spring, 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.

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Silver Spring Private School Accreditation

Licensing or registration of Private Schools may be conducted by the Maryland Department of Education. Likewise, teacher certification in Silver Spring 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 Silver Spring teachers and other school staff outside the confines of education bargaining units.

Silver Spring Religious Education

Silver Spring 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 Silver Spring, Maryland

Silver Spring Special Education Schools provide education to students with specialized learning needs. These Silver Spring 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

Silver Spring 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 Silver Spring Private Schools include Boarding Schools, Language Immersion Schools, Waldorf Schools, and Military Schools.