Oldest Private Schools in Michigan

The average private school in Michigan was founded around 1962 (2024).
The oldest private school in Michigan is Most Holy Trinity Catholic Academy, founded in 1838.
Year Founded Range: 1838 1902 Avg. Year Founded: 1877

Oldest Private Schools in Michigan (2024)

School
Founding Date
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Most Holy Trinity Catholic Academy
Most Holy Trinity Catholic Academy Photo
(Catholic)
Founding Date: 1838
Grades: K-8
1229 Labrosse St
Detroit, MI 48226
(313) 961-8855
Rank: #22.
Holy Ghost Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(2)
Founding Date: 1844
Grades: PK-8
3563 Heiss Rd
Monroe, MI 48162
(734) 242-0509
Rank: #33.
St. Patrick Continuation School
(Catholic)
Founding Date: 1849
Grades: PK-8
2970 West Labo Road
Carleton, MI 48117
(734) 654-2522
Rank: #44.
Academy Of The Sacred Heart
Academy Of The Sacred Heart Photo - The school community gathers in the chapel to celebrate 165 years of Sacred Heart education in metro Detroit.
(Catholic)
Founding Date: 1851
Grades: NS-12
1250 Kensington Rd
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
(248) 646-8900
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Bethlehem Lutheran School & Preschool
Bethlehem Lutheran School & Preschool Photo
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1865
Grades: PK-8
2777 Hermansau Rd
Saginaw, MI 48604
(989) 755-1144
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Divine Providence Academy St. Joesph
(Catholic)
Founding Date: 1865
Grades: NS-8
18768 8th Ave
Conklin, MI 49403
(616) 899-5300
Rank: #77.
Immanuel Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1866
Grades: PK-8
47120 Romeo Plank Road
Macomb, MI 48044
(586) 286-7076
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Father Gabriel Richard High School
Father Gabriel Richard High School Photo
(Catholic)
(11)
Founding Date: 1868
Grades: 9-12
4333 Whitehall Dr
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
(734) 662-0496
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School
St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School Photo
(Catholic)
(2)
Founding Date: 1868
Grades: PK-8
540 Elizabeth St
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
(734) 769-0911
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Holy Cross Catholic
Holy Cross Catholic Photo - Holy Cross Campus
(Catholic)
(2)
Founding Date: 1869
Grades: PK-8
618 S Water Street
Marine City, MI 48039
(810) 765-3591
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Trinity Lutheran School
Trinity Lutheran School Photo - Field trip to the Capitol
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1869
Grades: PK-4
1401 Harding Street
Conklin, MI 49403
(616) 899-2152
Rank: #1212.
St. Mary Catholic School
St. Mary Catholic School Photo
(Catholic)
Founding Date: 1870
Grades: PK-8
2 Union Street
Mount Clemens, MI 48043
(586) 468-4570
Rank: #1313.
Battle Creek Academy
(Seventh Day Adventist)
Founding Date: 1872
Grades: K-12
480 Parkway Drive
Battle Creek, MI 49037
(269) 965-1278
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Founding Date: 1873
Grades: 6-12
217 S Monroe St
Bay City, MI 48708
(989) 892-2533
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Founding Date: 1873
Grades: PK-6
405 E North St
Jackson, MI 49202
(517) 784-1714
Rank: #16 - 1816. - 18.
Founding Date: 1877
Grades: PK-8
3800 S 12th Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(269) 544-2332
Rank: #16 - 1816. - 18.
Founding Date: 1877
Grades: 9-12
2121 Stadium Dr
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 381-2250
Rank: #16 - 1816. - 18.
University Of Detroit Jesuit High School
University Of Detroit Jesuit High School Photo - School Logo
All-boys (Catholic)
Founding Date: 1877
Grades: 7-12
8400 S Cambridge Avenue
Detroit, MI 48221
(313) 862-5400
Rank: #1919.
Founding Date: 1878
Grades: PK-12
1045 Cook Road
Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
(313) 884-4444
Rank: #2020.
Grand Haven Christian School
(Christian)
(1)
Founding Date: 1880
Grades: PK-8
1102 Grant Ave
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 842-5420
Rank: #2121.
St. Peter Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1881
Grades: PK-8
2440 N Raucholz Road
Hemlock, MI 48626
(989) 642-5659
Rank: #22 - 2422. - 24.
Holy Redeemer Grade School
Holy Redeemer Grade School Photo - Our church
(Catholic)
Founding Date: 1882
Grades: K-8
1711 Junction St
Detroit, MI 48209
(313) 841-5230
Rank: #22 - 2422. - 24.
Muskegon Christian School
Muskegon Christian School Photo
(Calvinist)
Founding Date: 1882
Grades: PK-6
1220 Eastgate St
Muskegon, MI 49442
(231) 773-3221
Rank: #22 - 2422. - 24.
Trinity Lutheran School
Trinity Lutheran School Photo
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(13)
Founding Date: 1882
Grades: PK-8
45160 Van Dyke Avenue
Utica, MI 48317
(586) 731-4490
Rank: #2525.
St. Mary School
(Catholic)
(1)
Founding Date: 1884
Grades: PK-8
927 Marion Ave
Big Rapids, MI 49307
(231) 796-6731
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
St. John's Ev. Lutheran School
(Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
Founding Date: 1885
Grades: K-8
7379 Berne Rd
Pigeon, MI 48755
(989) 453-2861
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Trinity Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1885
Grades: PK-7
980 Huntington
Clinton Township, MI 48036
(435) 628-6115
Rank: #2828.
St. Paul Lutheran School
(Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
Founding Date: 1886
Grades: PK-8
718 Arbor Ct
South Haven, MI 49090
(269) 637-4459
Rank: #2929.
St. Mary St.ar Of The Sea School
(Catholic)
(1)
Founding Date: 1889
Grades: PK-6
116 E Wesley St
Jackson, MI 49201
(517) 784-8811
Rank: #3030.
St. Pauls Lutheran School
St. Pauls Lutheran School Photo
(Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
(4)
Founding Date: 1899
Grades: PK-8
2673 W John Beers Rd
Stevensville, MI 49127
(269) 429-5141
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Charlotte Adventist Christian School
Charlotte Adventist Christian School Photo
(Seventh Day Adventist)
Founding Date: 1900
Grades: K-8
1510 S. Cochran St
Charlotte, MI 48813
(517) 543-0445
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
St. Mary's Assumption School
(Catholic)
Founding Date: 1900
Grades: PK-8
204 Albers Rd
Bronson, MI 49028
(517) 369-4625
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Holland Christian High School
(Christian)
(2)
Founding Date: 1901
Grades: 9-12
950 Ottawa Ave
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 820-2905
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
South Side Christian School
(Calvinist)
Founding Date: 1901
Grades: PK-2
913 Pine Ave
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 820-3632
Rank: #35 - 3635. - 36.
Holland Christian Middle School
(Christian)
Founding Date: 1902
Grades: 6-8
850 Ottawa Ave
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 820-3205
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Michigan average Private Schools founding year?
The Michigan average Private Schools founding year is 1962 for 2024.
What are the Private Schools with oldest founding year in Michigan?
What is private high school and private elementary school with the oldest founding year in Michigan?
The private high school with the oldest founding year in Michigan is Academy Of The Sacred Heart, with a year of 1851. The private elementary school with the oldest founding year is Most Holy Trinity Catholic Academy, with a year of 1838.

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