Upper Marlboro Private School

Find Upper Marlboro 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.


Clinton Christian School 6707 Woodyard Road Upper Marlboro MD 20772 301-599-9600


Divine Peace Lutheran Church & School 1500 Brown Station Road Upper Marlboro MD 20774 240-492-7516

Excellence Christian School 9010 Frank Tippett Road Upper Marlboro MD 20772 301-868-1873

Fairhaven School 17900 Queen Anne Road Upper Marlboro MD 20774 301-249-8060

Riverdale Baptist School 1133 Largo Road Upper Marlboro MD 20774 301-249-7000

St Mary of the Assumption School 4610 Largo Road Upper Marlboro MD 20772 301-627-4170

The Foundation School 1330 McCormick Drive Upper Marlboro MD 20774 301-773-3500

About Upper Marlboro Private Schools

Upper Marlboro 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 Upper Marlboro, 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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Upper Marlboro Private School Accreditation

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

Upper Marlboro Religious Education

Upper Marlboro 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 Upper Marlboro, Maryland

Upper Marlboro Special Education Schools provide education to students with specialized learning needs. These Upper Marlboro 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

Upper Marlboro 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 Upper Marlboro Private Schools include Boarding Schools, Language Immersion Schools, Waldorf Schools, and Military Schools.