Most Selective Private Preschools in Maryland

The average private preschool acceptance rate in Maryland is 85% per year (2021-22).
The most selective school in Maryland is Gilman School, with an acceptance rate of 30%.

Most Selective Private Preschools in Maryland (2021-22)

School
Acceptance Rate
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Gilman School
Gilman School Photo - Middle School teacher, Dave Anderson, in his art class.
All-boys
Acceptance Rate: 30%
Grades: PK-12
5407 Roland Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21210
(410) 323-3800
Rank: #22.
St. Jerome Academy
St. Jerome Academy Photo - 43rd Avenue Entrance
(Roman Catholic)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 43%
Grades: PK-8
5207 42nd Place
Hyattsville, MD 20781
(301) 277-4568
Rank: #33.
Key School
Key School Photo
(7)
Acceptance Rate: 44%
Grades: NS-12
534 Hillsmere Drive
Annapolis, MD 21403
(410) 263-9231
Rank: #44.
Glenwood Country Day School
Glenwood Country Day School Photo - EXPLORING OUR CREATIVITY
Special Program Emphasis
(3)
Acceptance Rate: 50%
Grades: NS-K
14785 Bushy Park Road
Woodbine, MD 21797
(410) 489-5203
Rank: #5 - 75. - 7.
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: #5 - 75. - 7.
Christ Episcopal School
Christ Episcopal School Photo
(Episcopal)
(17)
Acceptance Rate: 60%
Grades: NS-8
109 S. Washington Street
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 424-6550
Rank: #5 - 75. - 7.
The Maryland International Day School
The Maryland International Day School Photo - Join us for some exciting Open House sessions!
Special Program Emphasis
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 60%
Grades: PK-8
5408 Brinkley Road
Fort Washington, MD 20744
(301) 567-9101
Rank: #88.
Green Acres School
Green Acres School Photo
(8)
Acceptance Rate: 62%
Grades: NS-8
11701 Danville Drive
Rockville, MD 20852
(301) 881-4100
Rank: #99.
Washington Episcopal School
Washington Episcopal School Photo
(Episcopal)
(13)
Acceptance Rate: 64%
Grades: NS-8
5600 Little Falls Pkwy
Bethesda, MD 20816
(301) 652-7878
Rank: #10 - 1310. - 13.
Concord Hill School
Concord Hill School Photo
(6)
Acceptance Rate: 65%
Grades: NS-3
6050 Wisconsin Avenue
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
(301) 654-2626
Rank: #10 - 1310. - 13.
Lanham Christian School
(Brethren)
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 65%
Grades: PK-12
8400 Good Luck Road
Lanham, MD 20706
(301) 552-9102
Rank: #10 - 1310. - 13.
St. John's Episcopal School
St. John's Episcopal School Photo - Our Graduation Class of 2017
(Episcopal)
(16)
Acceptance Rate: 65%
Grades: PK-8
3427 Olney Laytonsville Road
Olney, MD 20832
(301) 774-6804
Rank: #10 - 1310. - 13.
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: #14 - 1814. - 18.
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: #14 - 1814. - 18.
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: #14 - 1814. - 18.
The Primary Day School
The Primary Day School Photo
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 70%
Grades: PK-2
7300 River Road
Bethesda, MD 20817
(301) 365-4355
Rank: #14 - 1814. - 18.
St. Mary's School
St. Mary's School Photo - Discovering DNA with strawberries
(Roman Catholic)
(6)
Acceptance Rate: 70%
Grades: PK-8
7207 Annapolis Road
Hyattsville, MD 20784
(301) 577-0031
Rank: #14 - 1814. - 18.
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All-girls | Vocational/Technical School (Church of God)
(7)
Acceptance Rate: 70%
Grades: NS-2
0012 McDonald street
Stevensville, MD 89778
(855) 842-3096
Rank: #19 - 2519. - 25.
Barrie School
Barrie School Photo
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: NS-12
13500 Layhill Road
Silver Spring, MD 20906
(301) 576-2800
Rank: #19 - 2519. - 25.
The Country School
The Country School Photo
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-8
716 Goldsborough Street
Easton, MD 21601
(410) 822-1935
Rank: #19 - 2519. - 25.
Harbor School
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: NS-2
7701 Bradley Blvd.
Bethesda, MD 20817
(301) 365-1100
Rank: #19 - 2519. - 25.
St. Pius X School
(Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-8
6432 York Road
Baltimore, MD 21212
(410) 427-7400
Rank: #19 - 2519. - 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: #19 - 2519. - 25.
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-12
11914 Chantilly Ln
Bowie, MD 20721
(301) 464-5602
Rank: #19 - 2519. - 25.
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-12
508 S Main St
Berlin, MD 21811
(410) 641-3575
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Grace Episcopal Day School
Grace Episcopal Day School Photo - block building
(Episcopal)
Acceptance Rate: 76%
Grades: PK-5
9411 Connecticut Avenue
Kensington, MD 20895
(301) 949-5860
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Paint Branch Montessori School
Paint Branch Montessori School Photo
Montessori School
(6)
Acceptance Rate: 76%
Grades: NS-K
2410 Spencerville Road
Spencerville, MD 20868
(301) 434-0373
Rank: #28 - 3528. - 35.
Bethel Christian Academy
Bethel Christian Academy Photo - Campus 1 is the home of Preschool - 2nd Grade.
(Assembly of God)
(9)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-8
8455 Savage-Guilford Road
Savage, MD 20763
(301) 725-4673
Rank: #28 - 3528. - 35.
Evergreen Montessori School
Evergreen Montessori School Photo - For cognitive development, there are huge benefits to the multi-age classroom. Older children are the role models and develop leadership skills. The younger children look up to their older peers and establish strong relationships within the 3 year cycle.
Montessori School
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: NS-3
10700 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20902
(301) 942-5979
Rank: #28 - 3528. - 35.
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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: #28 - 3528. - 35.
Muslim Community School
(Islamic)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-12
7917 Montrose Rd
Potomac, MD 20854
(301) 340-6713
Rank: #28 - 3528. - 35.
New Hope Academy
New Hope Academy Photo - New Hope Academy is a richly diverse environment, racially, ethnically, and religiously. Emphasis is placed on appreciating such differences and also on experiencing one's own creative nature through the arts, music, writing, drama, and dance. Through technology, math, and science, students gain skills to navigate our world and to experience ample opportunities to explore their own talents, interests, and passions.
(9)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-12
7009 Varnum Street
Hyattsville, MD 20784
(301) 459-7311
Rank: #28 - 3528. - 35.
The Oak Ridge Academy
Daycare / Preschool
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-K
3021 Wayne Ave
Gwynn Oak, MD 21207
(410) 448-0273
Rank: #28 - 3528. - 35.
St. Philip The Apostle School
St. Philip The Apostle School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-8
5414 Henderson Way
Suitland, MD 20746
(301) 423-4740
Rank: #28 - 3528. - 35.
The Winchester School
The Winchester School Photo - Welcome to Winchester!
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-1
3223 Bel Pre Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20906
(301) 598-2266
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