Top 5 Best Newark Private Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 22 private schools serving 2,820 students in Newark, DE (there are 27 public schools, serving 16,930 public students). 14% of all K-12 students in Newark, DE are educated in private schools (compared to the DE state average of 14%).
The top ranked private schools in Newark, DE include The College School, The Independence School and Christ The Teacher Catholic School.
The average acceptance rate is 88%, which is lower than the Delaware private school average acceptance rate of 89%.
32% of private schools in Newark, DE are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Christian).

Top Ranked Newark Private Schools (2024)

School
Location
Grades
Students
302 Darling St
Newark, DE 19702
(302) 737-8260
Grades: K-8
| 73 students
NCCL School (Newark Center for Creative Learning)
NCCL School (Newark Center for Creative Learning) Photo - NCCL School
Alternative School
(5)
401 Phillips Avenue
Newark, DE 19711
(302) 368-7772
Grades: K-8
| 75 students
Christ The Teacher Catholic School
Christ The Teacher Catholic School Photo
(Catholic)
2451 Frazer Rd
Newark, DE 19702
(302) 838-8850
Grades: PK-8
| 635 students
The College School
Special Education School
459 Wyoming Road
Newark, DE 19711
(302) 831-7374
Grades: 1-8
| 43 students
Holy Angels School
(Catholic)
82 Possum Park Rd
Newark, DE 19711
(302) 731-2210
Grades: PK-8
| 419 students
The Independence School
The Independence School Photo
(2)
1300 Paper Mill Road
Newark, DE 19711
(302) 239-0332
Grades: NS-8
| 436 students
University of Delaware Lab School
University of Delaware Lab School Photo
Daycare / Preschool
459 Wyoming Rd
Newark, DE 19716
(302) 831-2304
Grades: NS-K
| n/a students
Casho Mill KinderCare
Casho Mill KinderCare Photo - Casho Mill KinderCare Front
Daycare / Preschool
1520 Casho Mill Rd.
Newark, DE 19711
(302) 738-5953
Grades: NS-PK
| 33 students
Edu-care Preschool & Daycare
Daycare / Preschool
345 Polly Drummond Hill Rd
Newark, DE 19711
(302) 453-7326
Grades: K-1
| 102 students
The Goddard School
The Goddard School Photo
Daycare / Preschool
(1)
50 Polly Drummond Hill Road
Newark, DE 19711
(302) 454-9454
Grades: NS-K
| 22 students
Islamic Academy Of Delaware
(Islamic)
(2)
22 Prestbury Sq
Newark, DE 19713
(302) 455-9988
Grades: PK-8
| 130 students
Meadowood KinderCare
Meadowood KinderCare Photo - This is 50 South Meadowood Drive, Newark, Delaware 19711
Daycare / Preschool
50 South Meadowood Drive
Newark, DE 19711
(302) 453-8090
Grades: NS-PK
| n/a students
Mt. Sophia Academy
Alternative School (Christian)
91 Salem Church Rd
Newark, DE 19713
(302) 547-2285
Grades: K-12
| 160 students
The New School
Montessori School
(5)
1752 Dixie Line Road
Newark, DE 19702
(302) 456-9838
Grades: Inquire with school
| 26 students
Newark Day Nursery & Children Center
Daycare / Preschool
921 Barksdale Rd
Newark, DE 19711
(302) 731-4925
Grades: PK-K
| 97 students
Paxson Lane KinderCare
Paxson Lane KinderCare Photo - Paxson Lane KinderCare
Daycare / Preschool
(1)
100 Paxson Dr.
Newark, DE 19702
(302) 834-6931
Grades: NS-PK
| n/a students
Pike Creek Christian Preschool
Alternative School (Christian)
199 Polly Drummond Hill Road
Newark, DE 19711
(302) 731-7773
Grades: PK
| 28 students
St. Paul's Lutheran School
Daycare / Preschool (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
(2)
701 S College Ave
Newark, DE 19713
(302) 368-0064
Grades: NS-PK
| 52 students
Scalias Day Care Center
Special Program Emphasis
701 North Harmony Road
Newark, DE 19711
(302) 366-1430
Grades: PK-7
| 60 students
706 South Old Baltimore Pike,
Newark, DE 19702
(302) 533-8114
Grades: PK-8
| 182 students
Tlk Academy
22 Peoples Plaza
Newark, DE 19702
(302) 836-1411
Grades: PK-2
| 105 students
Tutor Time Child Care
Alternative School
491 South Harmony Road
Newark, DE 19713
(855) 887-8945
Grades: PK-K
| 142 students
[+] Show Closed Private Schools in Newark, Delaware

Newark, Delaware Private Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Super Kids (Closed 2017)
Daycare / Preschool
1411 Old Baltimore Pike
Newark, DE 19702
(302) 453-9373
Grades: PK-K
| 85 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked private schools in Newark, DE?
The top ranked private schools in Newark, DE include The College School, The Independence School and Christ The Teacher Catholic School.
How many private schools are located in Newark, DE?
22 private schools are located in Newark, DE.
How diverse are private schools in Newark, DE?
Newark, DE private schools are approximately 24% minority students, which is lower than the Delaware private school average of 28%.
What percentage of students in Newark, DE go to private school?
14% of all K-12 students in Newark, DE are educated in private schools (compared to the DE state average of 14%).
What percentage of private schools are religiously affiliated in Newark, DE?
32% of private schools in Newark, DE are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Christian).

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