Top 5 Best Maryland Alternative Private Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 49 alternative private schools serving 6,625 students in Maryland.
The best top ranked alternative private schools in Maryland include Accelerator School, St. Andrew's Episcopal Day School and St. Matthew's Early Education Center.
The average acceptance rate is 71%, which is lower than the Maryland private school average acceptance rate of 81%.
45% of alternative private schools in Maryland are religiously affiliated (most commonly Episcopal and Methodist).

Top Ranked Maryland Alternative Private Schools (2022-23)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Accelerator School
Accelerator School Photo - Accelerator School DC Metro. Our new home!
Alternative School
(3)
18031 Central Park Circle
Boyds, MD 20841
(732) 731-9598
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Fusion Academy Columbia
Fusion Academy Columbia Photo - Each Fusion campus has a state-of-the-art music studio with professional-grade tools. Students can explore instruments, vocals, songwriting, DJ performing arts, and more.
Alternative School
10175 Little Patuxent Pkwy, Suite 120
Columbia, MD 21044
(410) 988-3962
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Fusion Academy Rockville
Fusion Academy Rockville Photo - Classes at Fusion are one-to-one: one student and one teacher per classroom. Students have different teachers for different subjects, and teachers act as mentors in the one-to-one setting.
Alternative School
(1)
275 N. Washington Street, Suite 200
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 251-5130
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Griggs International Academy
Alternative School (Seventh Day Adventist)
PO Box 4437
Silver Spring, MD 20914
(301) 680-6578
Grades: K-12
| 2,557 students
HCHC Leadership Academy
HCHC Leadership Academy Photo - Sprout Program
Alternative School
9091 Snowden River Parkway
Columbia, MD 21046
(802) 424-2099
Grades: K-10
| 39 students
The Learning Community International
The Learning Community International Photo - TLCI learners at the Yayasan Bina Abyakta sheltered workshop for individuals with autism in Jakarta, Indonesia. Through Bina Abyakta`s partnership with TLCI and cooperation with parents, Abyakta Shelter provides education for adolescent individuals with autism. While discovering their talents and enhancing their abilities, each learner develops academic skills, communication, and life skills.
Alternative School
9085 Flamepool Way
Columbia, MD 21045
(410) 730-0073
Grades: K-12
| 80 students
St. Andrew's Episcopal Day School
Alternative School (Episcopal)
8804 Postoak Rd Potomac
Potomac, MD 20854
(301) 983-5200
Grades: PK-12
| 581 students
St. Matthew's Early Education Center
Alternative School
(2)
14900 Annapolis Rd
Bowie, MD 20715
(301) 464-4813
Grades: PK-12
| 313 students
All About Children Learning Center
Alternative School
1201 Maple Ave
Halethorpe, MD 21227
(410) 242-6009
Grades: K
| 10 students
Allegany Boys Camp
All-boys | Alternative School (Mennonite)
20700 Wagner Cutoff Rd Se
Oldtown, MD 21555
(301) 478-5721
Grades: Inquire with school
| 30 students
Arts & Ideas Sudbury School
Arts & Ideas Sudbury School Photo - Arts & Ideas Sudbury School, established 2008. We moved to our permanent home in 2015.
Alternative School
(4)
4915 Holder Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21214
(410) 426-0001
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Beaver Creek Childcare & Kindergarten
Alternative School
2165 Davidsonville Rd
Gambrills, MD 21054
(410) 721-4145
Grades: PK-K
| 108 students
Calvary Weekday School
Alternative School
131 W 2nd St
Frederick, MD 21701
(301) 662-6783
Grades: PK-K
| 108 students
Camp Olympia Country Day School
Alternative School
15107 Seneca Road
Germantown, MD 20874
(301) 926-9281
Grades: PK-K
| 28 students
Center For Young Children
Alternative School
4028 Valley Drive
College Park, MD 20740
(301) 405-3168
Grades: PK-K
| 106 students
Chesapeake Alternative School
Alternative School
301 E Patapsco Ave
Brooklyn, MD 21225
(410) 355-4698
Grades: NS
| 30 students
Chesapeake Christian School
Alternative School (Christian)
900 Trimble Road
Joppa, MD 21085
(410) 679-8815
Grades: K-12
| 73 students
Children's Home Diagnostic Center School
All-girls | Alternative School
205 Bloomsbury Ave
Catonsville, MD 21228
(410) 744-1083
Grades: 6-12
| 11 students
Christian Preschool & Kindergarten Program
Alternative School (Presbyterian)
65 Washington Road
Westminster, MD 21157
(443) 289-9019
Grades: PK-K
| 91 students
Church Of The Redeemer Parish Day School
Alternative School (Episcopal)
5603 N Charles St
Baltimore, MD 21210
(410) 435-9510
Grades: PK-1
| 113 students
College Park Nursery School
Alternative School
4512 College Avenue
College Park, MD 20740
(301) 864-5355
Grades: PK-K
| 84 students
Corkran United Methodist Preschool And Kindergarte
Corkran United Methodist Preschool And Kindergarte Photo - One of our In House Field TripsTruck Day
Alternative School (Methodist)
5200 Temple Hill Rd
Temple Hills, MD 20748
(301) 894-6886
Grades: PK-K
| 60 students
Creative Garden Nursery School & Kindergarten
Creative Garden Nursery School & Kindergarten Photo - Table work.
Alternative School
1560 Crofton Parkway
Crofton, MD 21114
(410) 721-7711
Grades: PK-K
| 179 students
Faith Baptist Child Development Center
Alternative School (Baptist)
(2)
7378 E Furnace Branch Rd
Glen Burnie, MD 21060
(410) 761-9112
Grades: PK-K
| 147 students
Firm Foundation & Faith Academy
Alternative School (Christian)
2261 Oxon Run Drive/also located at 8430 Glen Mar Road Ellicott City MD
Temple Hills, MD 20748
(301) 630-7994
Grades: NS-2
| 81 students
The Goddard School
The Goddard School Photo
Alternative School
6300 Goddard Park Drive
Sykesville, MD 21784
(410) 730-1500
Grades: PK-K
| 124 students
The Goddard School Of Frederick
The Goddard School Of Frederick Photo
Alternative School
(2)
2080 Yellow Springs Road
Frederick, MD 21702
(301) 631-6699
Grades: PK-K
| 70 students
Govans Presbyterian Preschool
Alternative School
5826 York Road
Baltimore, MD 21212
(410) 435-8189
Grades: PK-K
| 184 students
The Greentree School
Alternative School
6301 Greentree Rd
Bethesda, MD 20817
(301) 365-4480
Grades: 7-12
| 5 students
Havenwood Church Preschool Center
Alternative School (Presbyterian)
100 E Ridgely Rd
Lutherville Timonium, MD 21093
(410) 252-5420
Grades: PK-K
| 148 students
Hollywood Umc Christian Preschool & Kindergarten
Alternative School (Methodist)
24422 Mervell Dean Rd Rr 1 Box 100
Hollywood, MD 20636
(301) 373-2500
Grades: PK-K
| 61 students
Little Seedlings Christian Preschool & Kdgn
Alternative School (Methodist)
25550 Point Lookout Rd
Leonardtown, MD 20650
(301) 475-5050
Grades: K
| 74 students
Milford Mill Church Child Development Center
Alternative School (Methodist)
915 Milford Mill Rd
Pikesville, MD 21208
(410) 486-5548
Grades: PK-K
| 30 students
Mount Providence Child Development Center
Alternative School (Catholic)
701 Gun Rd
Halethorpe, MD 21227
(410) 247-0449
Grades: PK-K
| 47 students
Nasa Goddard Child Development Center
Alternative School
(2)
NASA GSFC Code 200.9 Building 90
Greenbelt, MD 20771
(301) 286-8588
Grades: PK-K
| 194 students
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