Oldest Private Elementary Schools in Michigan

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The average private elementary school in Michigan was founded around 1957 (2021).
The oldest private elementary school in Michigan is Most Holy Trinity Catholic School, founded in 1838.
The oldest private elementary schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Oldest Private Elementary Schools in Michigan (2021)

  • School Founding Date Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Most Holy Trinity Catholic School
    Most Holy Trinity Catholic School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1838
    Grades: PK-81229 Labrosse St
    Detroit, MI 48226
    (313) 961-8855

  • Rank: #22.
    Holy Ghost Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1844
    Grades: PK-83563 Heiss Rd
    Monroe, MI 48162
    (734) 242-0509

  • Rank: #33.
    St. Patrick Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1849
    Grades: PK-82970 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.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1851
    Grades: NS-121250 Kensington Rd
    Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
    (248) 646-8900

  • Rank: #55.
    Bethlehem Lutheran School & Preschool
    Bethlehem Lutheran School & Preschool Photo
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1865
    Grades: PK-82777 Hermansau Rd
    Saginaw, MI 48604
    (989) 755-1144

  • Rank: #66.
    Immanuel Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1866
    Grades: PK-847120 Romeo Plank Road
    Macomb, MI 48044
    (586) 286-7076

  • Rank: #77.
    St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School
    St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1868
    Grades: PK-8540 Elizabeth St
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    (734) 769-0911

  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Holy Cross Catholic
    Holy Cross Catholic Photo - Holy Cross Campus
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1869
    Grades: PK-8618 S Water Street
    Marine City, MI 48039
    (810) 765-3591

  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Trinity Lutheran School
    Trinity Lutheran School Photo - Field trip to the Capitol
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1869
    Grades: PK-51401 Harding Street
    Conklin, MI 49403
    (616) 899-2152

  • Rank: #1010.
    St. Mary Catholic School
    St. Mary Catholic School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1870
    Grades: PK-82 Union Street
    Mount Clemens, MI 48043
    (586) 468-4570

  • Rank: #1111.
    Battle Creek Academy
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1872
    Grades: K-12480 Parkway Drive
    Battle Creek, MI 49037
    (269) 965-1278

  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    All Saints Central Middle And High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1873
    Grades: 6-12217 S Monroe St
    Bay City, MI 48708
    (989) 892-2533

  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    St. John School
    St. John School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1873
    Grades: PK-6405 E North St
    Jackson, MI 49202
    (517) 784-1714

  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15. Founding Date: 1877
    Grades: PK-83800 S 12th Street
    Kalamazoo, MI 49009
    (269) 544-2332

  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    University Of Detroit Jesuit High School
    University Of Detroit Jesuit High School Photo - School Logo
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1877
    Grades: 7-128400 S Cambridge Avenue
    Detroit, MI 48221
    (313) 862-5400

  • Rank: #1616. Founding Date: 1878
    Grades: PK-121045 Cook Road
    Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
    (313) 884-4444

  • Rank: #1717.
    St. Peter Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1881
    Grades: PK-82440 N Raucholz Road
    Hemlock, MI 48626
    (989) 642-5659

  • Rank: #18-2018.- 20.
    Holy Redeemer Grade School
    Holy Redeemer Grade School Photo - Our church
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1882
    Grades: K-81711 Junction St
    Detroit, MI 48209
    (313) 841-5230

  • Rank: #18-2018.- 20.
    Muskegon Christian School
    Muskegon Christian School Photo
    (Calvinist)
    Founding Date: 1882
    Grades: PK-61220 Eastgate St
    Muskegon, MI 49442
    (231) 773-3221

  • Rank: #18-2018.- 20.
    Trinity Lutheran School
    Trinity Lutheran School Photo
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1882
    Grades: PK-845160 Van Dyke Avenue
    Utica, MI 48317
    (586) 731-4490

  • Rank: #2121.
    St. Mary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1884
    Grades: PK-8927 Marion Ave
    Big Rapids, MI 49307
    (231) 796-6731

  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    St. John Ev. Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Founding Date: 1885
    Grades: PK-87379 Berne Rd
    Pigeon, MI 48755
    (989) 453-2861

  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Trinity Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1885
    Grades: PK-7980 Huntington
    Clinton Township, MI 48036
    (435) 628-6115

  • Rank: #2424.
    St. Paul Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Founding Date: 1886
    Grades: PK-7718 Arbor Ct
    South Haven, MI 49090
    (269) 637-4459

  • Rank: #2525.
    St. Mary St.ar Of The Sea School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1889
    Grades: PK-6116 E Wesley St
    Jackson, MI 49201
    (517) 784-8811

  • Rank: #2626.
    St. Pauls Lutheran School
    St. Pauls Lutheran School Photo
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Founding Date: 1899
    Grades: PK-82673 W John Beers Rd
    Stevensville, MI 49127
    (429) 269-1546

  • Rank: #2727.
    St. Mary's Assumption School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1900
    Grades: PK-8204 Albers Rd
    Bronson, MI 49028
    (517) 369-4625

  • Rank: #2828.
    South Side Christian School
    (Calvinist)
    Founding Date: 1901
    Grades: PK-2913 Pine Ave
    Holland, MI 49423
    (616) 820-3535

  • Rank: #2929.
    St. Paul School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1902
    Grades: K-8718 W Main St
    Owosso, MI 48867
    (989) 725-7766

  • Rank: #30-3130.- 31.
    Grand Rapids Seventh-day Adventist Academy
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1904
    Grades: K-121151 Oakleigh Road NW
    Grand Rapids, MI 49504
    (616) 791-9797

  • Rank: #30-3130.- 31.
    Ss Peter & Paul Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1904
    Grades: PK-8317 Baldie St
    Ionia, MI 48846
    (616) 527-3561

  • Rank: #32-3432.- 34.
    Bethel Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Founding Date: 1906
    Grades: NS-8749 N Pine Road
    Bay City, MI 48708
    (989) 892-4508

  • Rank: #32-3432.- 34.
    St. Mary School
    St. Mary School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1906
    Grades: PK-81005 Bridge St
    Charlevoix, MI 49720
    (231) 547-9441

  • Rank: #32-3432.- 34.
    St. Patrick School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1906
    Grades: PK-12122 West Street
    Portland, MI 48875
    (517) 647-7551

  • Rank: #35-3635.- 36.
    St. Anthony Of Padua Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1907
    Grades: NS-82510 Richmond St Nw
    Grand Rapids, MI 49504
    (616) 453-8229

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