Chester County Private Schools

All Schools
(111)
 
High Schools
(22)
Elementary Schools
(89)
Preschools
(47)
Public Schools
(106)
There are 111 private schools in Chester County, PA, serving 16,499 students.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body, which is less than the PA state average of 20%.
46% of Chester private schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Friends).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state private school average of 12:1.

Chester County Private Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • DevonA Child's Place
    Daycare / Preschool
    524 Sugartown Rd
    DevonPA19333
    (610)687-4999
    Daycare / Preschool
    21 students | Gr. K                      
  • West GroveAssumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    290 State Rd
    West GrovePA19390
    (610)869-9576
    (Roman Catholic)
    264 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • West GroveAvon Grove Nazarene Academy
    Daycare / Preschool (Church of the Nazarene)
    240 State Road
    West GrovePA19390
    (610)869-9530
    Daycare / Preschool (Church of the Nazarene)
    127 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • UwchlandBeth Israel Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Jewish)
    Po Box 678
    UwchlandPA19480
    (610)458-4300
    Daycare / Preschool (Jewish)
    118 students | Gr. K-1                      
  • OxfordBethany Christian School
    (Presbyterian)
    1137 Shadyside Road
    OxfordPA19363
    (610)998-0877
    (Presbyterian)
    387 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • DowningtownBishop Shanahan High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    220 Woodbine Rd
    DowningtownPA19335
    (610)518-1300
    (Roman Catholic)
    1264 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MalvernBrandywine Children's House
    Montessori School
    123 Great Valley Pkwy
    MalvernPA19355
    (610)640-1202
    Montessori School
    72 students | Gr. K                      
  • GlenmooreCamphill Special Schools Inc
    Special Education School
    1784 Fairview Road
    GlenmoorePA19343
    (610)469-9236
    Special Education School
    93 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • PhoenixvilleCharlestown Playhouse, Inc.
    Waldorf School
    2478 Charlestown Rd
    PhoenixvillePA19460
    (610)933-2762
    Waldorf School
    90 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • MalvernChesterbrook Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    315 Technology Dr
    MalvernPA19355
    (610)647-5177
    Daycare / Preschool
    153 students | Gr. K                      
  • ExtonChesterbrook Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    101 Tanner Dr
    ExtonPA19341
    (610)524-9424
    Daycare / Preschool
    85 students | Gr. K                      
  • Phoenixville Chesterbrook Academy Elementary School
    711 Hollow Rd
    PhoenixvillePA19460
    (610)935-4400
    220 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • West Chester Chesterbrook Academy Elementary School
    1190 McDermott Drive
    West ChesterPA19380
    (610)719-0240
    n/a students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ExtonChildren's House Of Exton
    Montessori School
    125 S Village Ave
    ExtonPA19341
    (610)363-1446
    Montessori School
    20 students | Gr. K                      
  • West ChesterChildrens Corner
    Daycare / Preschool
    28 W Rosedale Ave
    West ChesterPA19382
    (610)692-8656
    Daycare / Preschool
    25 students | Gr. K                      
  • PottstownChildrens House Of Northern Chester County
    Montessori School
    1621 Old Ridge Road
    PottstownPA19465
    (610)469-0742
    Montessori School
    35 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • MalvernChrist Memorial Lutheran School
    Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    89 Line Rd
    MalvernPA19355
    (610)296-0650
    Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    150 students | Gr. K                      
  • Spring CityCollegeville Montessori School
    Montessori School
    954 Bethel Church Road
    Spring CityPA19475
    (610)495-0530
    Montessori School
    41 students | Gr. PK-NS                      
  • DowningtownCopeland Run Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    407 Lloyd Ave
    DowningtownPA19335
    (610)269-4423
    Daycare / Preschool
    121 students | Gr. K-1                      
  • ToughkenamonCreative Play Day School
    Daycare / Preschool
    1027 Newark Rd
    ToughkenamonPA19374
    (610)268-2770
    Daycare / Preschool
    104 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • PaoliDelaware Valley Friends School
    Special Education School (Friends)
    19 E Central Ave
    PaoliPA19301
    (610)640-4150
    Special Education School (Friends)
    184 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • GlenmooreDevereux Brandywine
    All-boys | Special Education School
    Po Box 69
    GlenmoorePA19343
    (484)228-4729
    All-boys| Special Education School
    93 students | Gr. 2-12                      
  • DowningtownDevereux Day School
    Special Education School
    600 Boot Rd
    DowningtownPA19335
    (610)873-4900
    Special Education School
    89 students | Gr. 2-12                      
  • MalvernDevereux Mapleton Schools
    Special Education School
    Po Box 275
    MalvernPA19355
    (484)595-6781
    Special Education School
    64 students | Gr. 4-12                      
  • DevonDevon Preparatory School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    363 N. Valley Forge Road
    DevonPA19333
    (610)688-7337
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    259 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • West ChesterDiscovery School & Camp
    Daycare / Preschool
    325 N 5 Points Rd
    West ChesterPA19380
    (610)696-5984
    Daycare / Preschool
    13 students | Gr. K                      
  • DowningtownDowningtown KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    200 Whitford Hills Road
    DowningtownPA19335
    (610)269-6555
    Daycare / Preschool
    18 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • Kennett SquareDucklings Early Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    700 Old Forge Lane
    Kennett SquarePA19348
    (610)388-1520
    Daycare / Preschool
    12 students | Gr. K                      
  • PaoliEpiscopal Day School
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    212 W Lancaster Ave
    PaoliPA19301
    (610)644-6181
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    106 students | Gr. K                      
  • Honey BrookFairview School
    870 Pleasant View Rd
    Honey BrookPA19344
    (610)383-9428
    22 students | Gr. 2-9                      
  • Honey BrookGateway Baptist Academy
    Special Program Emphasis (Baptist)
    Po Box 339
    Honey BrookPA19344
    (610)273-2657
    Special Program Emphasis (Baptist)
    8 students | Gr. 2-12                      
  • CochranvilleGeorge Fox Friends School
    Daycare / Preschool (Friends)
    2009 Gap Newport Pike
    CochranvillePA19330
    (610)593-7122
    Daycare / Preschool (Friends)
    42 students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • DowningtownGoddard School
    Daycare / Preschool
    22 Keller Way
    DowningtownPA19335
    (610)431-1330
    Daycare / Preschool
    28 students | Gr. K                      
  • MalvernGoddard School
    Daycare / Preschool
    250 Lancaster Ave
    MalvernPA19355
    (610)647-2836
    Daycare / Preschool
    42 students | Gr. K                      
  • West ChesterGoshen Friends School
    (Friends)
    814 N Chester Rd
    West ChesterPA19380
    (610)696-8869
    (Friends)
    164 students | Gr. K-6                      
  • Show 76 more schools in Chester County, PA

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About This County (Chester) County Statistics (PA) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 457,954 people 12,486,907 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 41% 22%
Median Household Income $88,676 $46,583
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The average private school tuition in Chester County, PA is $8,235 for elementary schools and $27,903 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Chester County, PA is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).