Oldest Private High Schools in Maryland

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The average private high school in Maryland was founded around 1954 (2021).
The oldest private high school in Maryland is West Nottingham Academy, founded in 1744.
The oldest private high schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Oldest Private High Schools in Maryland (2021)

  • School Founding Date Grades Location
  • Rank: #11. Founding Date: 1744
    Grades: 9-121079 Firetower Road
    Colora, MD 21917
    (410) 658-5556

  • Rank: #22.
    Friends School of Baltimore
    Friends School of Baltimore Photo - The world needs what our children can do.
    (Friends)
    Founding Date: 1784
    Grades: PK-125114 N Charles St
    Baltimore, MD 21210
    (410) 649-3211

  • Rank: #33.
    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)
    Founding Date: 1789
    Grades: 9-1210900 Rockville Pike
    Rockville, MD 20852
    (301) 214-1215

  • Rank: #44.
    St. Frances Academy
    St. Frances Academy Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1828
    Grades: 9-12501 E Chase St
    Baltimore, MD 21202
    (410) 539-5794

  • Rank: #55.
    St. John's Catholic Prep
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1829
    Grades: 9-123989 Buckeystown Pike
    Buckeystown, MD 21717
    (301) 662-4210

  • Rank: #66.
    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)
    Founding Date: 1832
    Grades: 9-128400 Greenspring Avenue
    Stevenson, MD 21153
    (410) 486-7401

  • Rank: #77.
    Saint James School
    Saint James School Photo - Boarding life at Saint James School prepares students for their college journey.
    (Episcopal)
    Founding Date: 1842
    Grades: 8-1217641 College Road
    Hagerstown, MD 21740
    (301) 733-9330

  • Rank: #88.
    Boys' Latin School Of Maryland
    Boys' Latin School Of Maryland Photo - Inspiring the best in every boy ... Boys' Latin School
    All-boys
    Founding Date: 1844
    Grades: NS-12822 W Lake Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21210
    (410) 377-5192

  • Rank: #99.
    Calvert Hall College High School
    Calvert Hall College High School Photo - Calvert Hall students love to support their peers and cheer on teams, like at volleyball matches pictured here.
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1845
    Grades: 9-128102 Lasalle Road
    Towson, MD 21286
    (410) 825-4266

  • Rank: #1010.
    St. Pauls School
    (Episcopal)
    Founding Date: 1849
    Grades: K-1211152 Falls Rd
    Brooklandville, MD 21022
    (410) 825-4400

  • Rank: #1111.
    Loyola Blakefield
    Loyola Blakefield Photo
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1852
    Grades: 6-12500 Chestnut Avenue
    Towson, MD 21204
    (410) 823-0601

  • Rank: #1212.
    The Maryland School For The Blind
    Special Education School
    Founding Date: 1853
    Grades: PK-123501 Taylor Ave
    Nottingham, MD 21236
    (410) 444-5000

  • Rank: #1313.
    Oldfields School
    Oldfields School Photo - Our community has a wonderful reopening experience under our belts, and we are looking forward to the months ahead! Oldfields is operating on campus and in person for the 2020-2021 school year.
    All-girls
    Founding Date: 1867
    Grades: 8-121500 Glencoe Road
    Sparks Glencoe, MD 21152
    (410) 472-4800

  • Rank: #1414.
    The Academy Of The Holy Cross
    The Academy Of The Holy Cross Photo
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1868
    Grades: 9-124920 Strathmore Ave
    Kensington, MD 20895
    (301) 942-2100

  • Rank: #1515.
    Notre Dame Preparatory School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1873
    Grades: 6-12815 Hampton Lane
    Towson, MD 21286
    (410) 825-6202

  • Rank: #1616.
    Mount Saint Joseph High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1876
    Grades: 9-124403 Frederick Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21229
    (410) 644-3300

  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    The Bryn Mawr School
    All-girls
    Founding Date: 1885
    Grades: PK-12109 W Melrose Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21210
    (410) 323-8800

  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18. Founding Date: 1885
    Grades: 9-1222600 Camp Calvert Road
    Leonardtown, MD 20650
    (301) 373-4183

  • Rank: #1919.
    The Tome School
    The Tome School Photo - Lower School students
    Founding Date: 1889
    Grades: K-12581 S Maryland Ave
    North East, MD 21901
    (410) 287-2050

  • Rank: #2020.
    Gilman School
    Gilman School Photo - Middle School teacher, Dave Anderson, in his art class.
    All-boys
    Founding Date: 1897
    Grades: PK-125407 Roland Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21210
    (410) 323-3800

  • Rank: #21-2221.- 22.
    Holton-arms School
    All-girls
    Founding Date: 1901
    Grades: 3-127303 River Road
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301) 365-5300

  • Rank: #21-2221.- 22.
    Roland Park Country School
    Roland Park Country School Photo - Seniors Celebrate 2011
    All-girls
    Founding Date: 1901
    Grades: PK-125204 Roland Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21210
    (443) 934-3896

  • Rank: #2323.
    Takoma Academy
    Takoma Academy Photo - Takoma Academy
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1904
    Grades: 9-128120 Carroll Avenue
    Takoma Park, MD 20912
    (301) 434-4700

  • Rank: #2424.
    Garrison Forest School
    Garrison Forest School Photo - The campus entrance on Garrison Forest Road
    All-girls
    Founding Date: 1910
    Grades: NS-12300 Garrison Forest Road
    Owings Mills, MD 21117
    (410) 559-3111

  • Rank: #2525.
    The Gunston School
    The Gunston School Photo
    Founding Date: 1911
    Grades: 9-12911 Gunston Rd
    Centreville, MD 21617
    (410) 758-0620

  • Rank: #2626. Founding Date: 1912
    Grades: PK-122425 Old Court Road
    Pikesville, MD 21208
    (410) 339-7070

  • Rank: #2727.
    Severn School
    Severn School Photo
    Founding Date: 1914
    Grades: NS-12201 Water St
    Severna Park, MD 21146
    (410) 647-7700

  • Rank: #2828.
    St. Vincent Pallotti High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1921
    Grades: 9-12113 St Mary's Place
    Laurel, MD 20707
    (301) 725-3228

  • Rank: #2929.
    Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart
    Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart Photo - Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart - Hamilton House
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1923
    Grades: NS-129101 Rockville Pike
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (301) 657-4322

  • Rank: #3030.
    Landon School
    Landon School Photo - We believe requiring a boy to engage in an array of experiences introduces him to passions and abilities he didn`t know he had, which is essential to his emotional, social, physical, and intellectual growth.
    All-boys
    Founding Date: 1929
    Grades: 3-126101 Wilson Lane
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301) 320-3200

  • Rank: #3131.
    Bullis School
    Bullis School Photo - Bullis encourages students to explore a wide variety of academics, arts, athletics, and service to find their passion - with world-class Bullis faculty to help guide them.
    Founding Date: 1930
    Grades: K-1210601 Falls Rd
    Potomac, MD 20854
    (301) 299-8500

  • Rank: #3232.
    Barrie School
    Barrie School Photo
    Founding Date: 1932
    Grades: NS-1213500 Layhill Road
    Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (301) 576-2800

  • Rank: #3333.
    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)
    Founding Date: 1939
    Grades: 9-122800 Edison Highway
    Baltimore, MD 21213
    (410) 732-6200

  • Rank: #3434. Founding Date: 1942
    Grades: PK-123300 Old Court Road
    Pikesville, MD 21208
    (410) 486-1905

  • Rank: #3535.
    Spencerville Adventist Academy
    Spencerville Adventist Academy Photo - Spencerville Adventist Academy
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1943
    Grades: PK-122502 Spencerville Road
    Spencerville, MD 20868
    (301) 421-9101

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