Most Selective Private High Schools in Maryland

The average private high school acceptance rate in Maryland is 77% per year (2021-22).
The most selective school in Maryland is Georgetown Preparatory School, with an acceptance rate of 23%.

Most Selective Private High Schools in Maryland (2021-22)

School
Acceptance Rate
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Georgetown Preparatory School
Georgetown Preparatory School Photo - Georgetown Prep Students are committed to doing justice. Inspired by their faith, they are called to service to the less fortunate in many capacities.
All-boys (Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 23%
Grades: 9-12
10900 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD 20852
(301) 214-1215
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
The Learning Community International
Alternative School
Acceptance Rate: 25%
Grades: K-12
9085 Flamepool Way
Columbia, MD 21045
(410) 730-0073
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
The Siena School
The Siena School Photo - The Siena School offers a rich educational program for bright, college-bound students in grades 4-12 with language-based learning differences, such as dyslexia.
Special Education School
(3)
Acceptance Rate: 25%
Grades: 4-12
1300 Forest Glen Road
Silver Spring, MD 20901
(301) 244-3600
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Bishop McNamara High School
Bishop McNamara High School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 40%
Grades: 9-12
6800 Marlboro Pike
District Heights, MD 20747
(301) 735-8401
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Glenwood Academy
Glenwood Academy Photo - Glenwood Academy now has classes through 11th grade with 12th grade beginning next year.
(7)
Acceptance Rate: 40%
Grades: 1-12
3060 Roxbury Mills Road
Mount Airy, MD 21738
(410) 489-6959
Rank: #66.
Oldfields School
Oldfields School Photo - Oldfields School`s Mission is to embrace each student`s authentic self, educate through collaboration, empower the individual voice, and inspire confidence and continual growth, leading to a life of purpose.
All-girls
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 42%
Grades: 8-12
1500 Glencoe Road
Sparks Glencoe, MD 21152
(410) 472-4800
Rank: #77.
Key School
Key School Photo
(7)
Acceptance Rate: 44%
Grades: NS-12
534 Hillsmere Drive
Annapolis, MD 21403
(410) 263-9231
Rank: #88.
Saint James School
Saint James School Photo - Small classes ensure engagement and mastery of material. A variety of AP and post-AP courses (17 total) allow interested students to pursue subjects in greater depth.
(Episcopal)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 54%
Grades: 8-12
17641 College Road
Hagerstown, MD 21740
(301) 733-9330
Rank: #99.
St. Timothy's School
St. Timothy's School Photo - Completed in 2012, Dixon Hall is our state-of-the-art academic building. The technology-rich facility features the Taft Lecture Hall, the Coleman World Languages and Cultures Center, and a Center for Learning and Teaching.
All-girls (Episcopal)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 55%
Grades: 9-12
8400 Greenspring Avenue
Stevenson, MD 21153
(410) 486-7401
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Al-Huda School
Al-Huda School Photo - Always Fun at the Al-Huda Pre School! 301-982-7135preschool@alhuda.org
(Islamic)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 60%
Grades: NS-12
5301 Edgewood Rd.
College Park, MD 20740
(301) 982-2402
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Jemicy School
Acceptance Rate: 60%
Grades: 1-12
11 Celadon Rd
Owings Mills, MD 21117
(410) 653-2700
Rank: #1212.
St. Frances Academy
St. Frances Academy Photo
(Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 61%
Grades: 9-12
501 E Chase St
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 539-5794
Rank: #13 - 1513. - 15.
Archbishop Spalding High School
Archbishop Spalding High School Photo - Award winning Music and Visual Arts program
(Roman Catholic)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 65%
Grades: 9-12
8080 New Cut Road
Severn, MD 21144
(410) 969-9105
Rank: #13 - 1513. - 15.
Lanham Christian School
(Brethren)
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 65%
Grades: PK-12
8400 Good Luck Road
Lanham, MD 20706
(301) 552-9102
Rank: #13 - 1513. - 15.
Washington Christian Academy
Washington Christian Academy Photo - Our Middle School students enjoy fun and games at one of our Quarterly House Festival Days!
(Christian)
(27)
Acceptance Rate: 65%
Grades: NS-12
16227 Batchellors Forest Road
Olney, MD 20832
(240) 390-0429
Rank: #16 - 1916. - 19.
Cristo Rey Jesuit High School
(Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 70%
Grades: 9-12
420 S Chester St
Baltimore, MD 21231
(410) 727-3255
Rank: #16 - 1916. - 19.
Glenelg Country School
Glenelg Country School Photo - Upon entering our beautiful 90-acre campus, you first see our Upper School building which also connects to our Athletic Center.
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 70%
Grades: NS-12
12793 Folly Quarter Road
Ellicott City, MD 21042
(410) 531-7347
Rank: #16 - 1916. - 19.
Grace Brethren Christian School
Grace Brethren Christian School Photo - New Library Addition
(Brethren)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 70%
Grades: PK-12
6501 Surratts Road
Clinton, MD 20735
(301) 868-1600
Rank: #16 - 1916. - 19.
West Nottingham Academy
West Nottingham Academy Photo - Our 120-acre campus is just an hour's drive from Baltimore or Philadelphia and 25 minutes from the Univ. of Delaware's campus - all perfect for weekend activities and cultural events.
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 70%
Grades: 9-12
1079 Firetower Road
Colora, MD 21917
(410) 658-5556
Rank: #2020.
Mercy High School
Mercy High School Photo - Mercy High School Baltimore at the O.J. Brigance Brigade
All-girls (Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 71%
Grades: 9-12
1300 E Northern Pkwy
Baltimore, MD 21239
(410) 433-8880
Rank: #2121.
The Gunston School
The Gunston School Photo
(3)
Acceptance Rate: 74%
Grades: 9-12
911 Gunston Rd
Centreville, MD 21617
(410) 758-0620
Rank: #22 - 2522. - 25.
Barrie School
Barrie School Photo
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: NS-12
13500 Layhill Road
Silver Spring, MD 20906
(301) 576-2800
Rank: #22 - 2522. - 25.
Spencerville Adventist Academy
Spencerville Adventist Academy Photo - Spencerville Adventist Academy
(Seventh Day Adventist)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-12
2502 Spencerville Road
Spencerville, MD 20868
(301) 421-9101
Rank: #22 - 2522. - 25.
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-12
11914 Chantilly Ln
Bowie, MD 20721
(301) 464-5602
Rank: #22 - 2522. - 25.
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-12
508 S Main St
Berlin, MD 21811
(410) 641-3575
Rank: #2626.
Annapolis Area Christian School
Annapolis Area Christian School Photo - AACS began in-person and optional virtual learning for 2020-2021 on August 26 with our county approved reopening plan. Learn more about this on our website: https://www.aacsonline.org/campus-life/reopening-2020
(Christian)
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 78%
Grades: K-12
109 Burns Crossing Road
Severn, MD 21144
(410) 519-5300
Rank: #27 - 3127. - 31.
The Catholic High School Of Baltimore
The Catholic High School Of Baltimore Photo - Graduates go to colleges and universities all over America.
All-girls (Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: 9-12
2800 Edison Highway
Baltimore, MD 21213
(410) 732-6200
Rank: #27 - 3127. - 31.
Concordia Preparatory School
(Other Lutheran)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: 6-12
1145 Concordia Drive
Towson, MD 21286
(410) 825-2323
Rank: #27 - 3127. - 31.
German International School Washington Dc
German International School Washington Dc Photo
Special Program Emphasis
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-12
8617 Chateau Drive
Potomac, MD 20854
(301) 767-3807
Rank: #27 - 3127. - 31.
Muslim Community School
(Islamic)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-12
7917 Montrose Rd
Potomac, MD 20854
(301) 340-6713
Rank: #27 - 3127. - 31.
Wye River Upper School
Wye River Upper School Photo - We embrace differences at WRUS. A socially accepting environment is a key element to the success of our students.
Special Education School
(5)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: 9-12
316 S. Commerce St
Centreville, MD 21617
(410) 758-2922
Rank: #3232.
Indian Creek School
(3)
Acceptance Rate: 83%
Grades: NS-12
1130 Anne Chambers Way
Crownsville, MD 21032
(410) 923-3660
Rank: #33 - 3733. - 37.
Butler Montessori
Butler Montessori Photo - Upper Elementary students are typically 9-12 years of age and are continuing to develop their social awareness as they begin their pre-adolescent phase.
Montessori School
(8)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: NS-9
15951 Germantown Rd
Germantown, MD 20874
(301) 977-6600
Rank: #33 - 3733. - 37.
Odenton Christian School
Odenton Christian School Photo
(Baptist)
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: K-12
8410 Piney Orchard Pkwy
Odenton, MD 21113
(410) 305-2380
Rank: #33 - 3733. - 37.
Oneness Family School
Oneness Family School Photo
Montessori School
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: NS-12
6701 Wisconsin Ave
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
(301) 652-7751
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