Oldest Private Schools in North Dakota

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The average private school in North Dakota was founded around 1959 (2021).
The oldest private school in North Dakota is St. John's Academy, founded in 1890.
The oldest private schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Oldest Private Schools in North Dakota (2021)

  • School Founding Date Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    St. John's Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1890
    Grades: PK-6215 5th St Se
    Jamestown, ND 58401
    (701) 252-3397

  • Rank: #22.
    Oak Grove Lutheran School
    Oak Grove Lutheran School Photo
    (African Methodist Episcopal)
    Founding Date: 1906
    Grades: K-12124 North Terrace
    Fargo, ND 58102
    (701) 373-7101

  • Rank: #33.
    St. Michael's School
    St. Michael's School Photo - At St. Michael?'s, we foster the development of the whole child through exceptional academics, Christian service and faith-building opportunities. Our highly qualified teachers provide a safe and nurturing learning environment, differentiate instruction to meet the unique strengths and needs of each student, and integrate Gospel teachings and Catholic traditions throughout each school day.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1916
    Grades: PK-5504 5th Ave N
    Grand Forks, ND 58203
    (701) 772-1822

  • Rank: #44.
    Bishop Ryan Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1958
    Grades: PK-12316 11th Ave NW
    Minot, ND 58703
    (701) 838-3355

  • Rank: #55.
    Holy Family St. Marys School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1961
    Grades: K-51001 17th Ave S
    Grand Forks, ND 58201
    (701) 775-9886

  • Rank: #66.
    Dakota Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Founding Date: 1969
    Grades: PK-61134 Westrac Dr S
    Fargo, ND 58103
    (701) 235-9184

  • Rank: #77.
    Dakota Adventist Academy
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1977
    Grades: 9-1215905 Sheyenne Cir
    Bismarck, ND 58503
    (701) 258-9000

  • Rank: #88.
    Johnson Corners Christian Academy
    Founding Date: 1982
    Grades: K-1211008 Highway 23
    Watford City, ND 58854
    (701) 675-2359

  • Rank: #99.
    Grand Forks Montessori Academy
    Grand Forks Montessori Academy Photo - Celebrating 35 years in the Red River Valley, GFMA follows the principles of Dr. Maria Montessori by offering an authentic Montessori environment for children from birth to age 12.
    Montessori School
    Founding Date: 1983
    Grades: NS-31420 24th Ave S.
    Grand Forks, ND 58201
    (701) 757-2224

  • Rank: #1010.
    Williston Trinity Christian School
    Williston Trinity Christian School Photo - WTCS is located in Williston, ND. We are a non-denominational private Christian school offering grades K-12 as well as preschool & prekindergarten.
    Founding Date: 1992
    Grades: PK-122419 9th Ave W
    Williston, ND 58801
    (701) 774-9056

  • Rank: #1111.
    The Goddard School
    The Goddard School Photo
    Daycare / Preschool
    Founding Date: 2012
    Grades: NS-K4665 44th Avenue South
    Fargo, ND 58104
    (701) 492-2959

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