Top Bethesda Private Schools

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 26 top private schools in Bethesda, Maryland, serving 7,799 students.
  • The average private school tuition is $22,680 for elementary schools (view national tuition averages).
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body, and the student:teacher ratio is 9:1.
  • 38% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Episcopal).

Top Bethesda, MD Private Schools (2020-21)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 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
    6101 Wilson Lane
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301) 320-3200

    Grades: 3-12 | 670 students
  • 5600 Little Falls Pkwy
    Bethesda, MD 20816
    (301) 652-7878

    Grades: NS-8 | 279 students
  • Washington Waldorf School
    Washington Waldorf School Photo - At Washington Waldorf, we encourage the connections that broaden students` experiences and help them grow in new directions. Our teachers incorporate academic, artistic, and practical elements into every subject, creating memorable lessons, successful scholars, and strong individuals.
    Special Program Emphasis
    4800 Sangamore Road
    Bethesda, MD 20816
    (301) 229-6107

    Grades: PK-12 | 263 students
  • Alef Bet Montessori School Inc.
    Montessori School (Jewish)
    5701 Grosvenor Ln
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (301) 556-5010

    Grades: PK-K | 13 students
  • Apple Montessori School
    Montessori School
    7210 Hidden Creek Rd
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301) 320-8832

    Grades: PK-K | 98 students
  • 7500 Honeywell Ln
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (301) 652-0117

    Grades: PK-K | 77 students
  • Bethesda Country Day School
    Daycare / Preschool
    5615 Beech Avenue
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (301) 530-6999

    Grades: PK-K | 250 students
  • 7611 Clarendon Road
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (301) 986-1260

    Grades: PK-K | 80 students
  • 4728 Western Avenue
    Bethesda, MD 20816
    (301) 910-4728

    Grades: PK-K | 14 students
  • 4324 Montgomery Ave.
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (301) 656-5437

    Grades: NS-K | 125 students
  • The Goddard School
    The Goddard School Photo
    Daycare / Preschool
    6400 Goldsboro Road
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (240) 630-2400

    Grades: NS-K | n/a students
  • The Greentree School
    Alternative School
    6301 Greentree Rd
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301) 365-4480

    Grades: 7-12 | 5 students
  • 7701 Bradley Blvd.
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301) 365-1100

    Grades: NS-2 | 98 students
  • 7303 River Road
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301) 365-5300

    Grades: 3-12 | 657 students
  • Little Flower School
    (Roman Catholic)
    5601 Massachusetts Avenue
    Bethesda, MD 20816
    (301) 320-3273

    Grades: PK-8 | 266 students
  • Mater Dei School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    9600 Seven Locks Rd
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301) 365-2700

    Grades: 1-8 | 222 students
  • 8821 River Road
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301) 365-2595

    Grades: PK-8 | 456 students
  • 7500 Pearl Street
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (301) 654-5376

    Grades: NS-8 | 195 students
  • 7300 River Road
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301) 365-4355

    Grades: PK-2 | 142 students
  • Rochambeau-the French Intl School
    Rochambeau-the French Intl School Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    9600 Forest Road
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (301) 530-8260

    Grades: PK-12 | 1,089 students
  • 6900 River Road
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301) 229-5586

    Grades: NS-8 | 168 students
  • 9525 Old Georgetown Road
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (301) 530-1221

    Grades: PK-8 | 463 students
  • 5100 Edgemoor Lane
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (202) 537-6900

    Grades: PK-12 | 1,101 students
  • 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)
    9101 Rockville Pike
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (301) 657-4322

    Grades: NS-12 | 713 students
  • Walden Montessori Academy
    Montessori School
    7730 Bradley Blvd
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301) 469-8123

    Grades: PK-1 | 52 students
  • The Woods Academy
    The Woods Academy Photo - Competitive Robotics
    (Roman Catholic)
    6801 Greentree Road
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301) 365-3080

    Grades: NS-8 | 303 students
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