Top 20 Best Maryland Private Daycares & Preschools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 577 private daycares & preschools serving 100,672 students in Maryland.
The best top ranked private daycares & preschools in Maryland include St. John Catholic School, The Calverton School and Arundel Christian School.
The average tuition cost is $11,819, which is lower than the Maryland average tuition cost of $14,017.
53% of private daycares & preschools in Maryland are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Christian). Learn more about how daycare centers and preschools work.

Top Ranked Maryland Private Daycares & Preschools (2022-23)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Arundel Christian School
(Christian)
(6)
7459 Candlewood Drive, Suites A-F
Hanover, MD 21076
(410) 859-8573
Grades: PK-12
| 411 students
Barrie School
Barrie School Photo
(2)
13500 Layhill Road
Silver Spring, MD 20906
(301) 576-2800
Grades: NS-12
| 354 students
The Calverton School
The Calverton School Photo
(11)
300 Calverton School Rd
Huntingtown, MD 20639
(410) 535-0216
Grades: PK-12
| 353 students
Charles E Smith Jewish Day School
Charles E Smith Jewish Day School Photo - CESJDS offers 12 different sports with 39 teams competing at middle school, junior varsity and varsity levels.
(Jewish)
(8)
1901 E Jefferson Street
Rockville, MD 20852
(301) 881-1400
Grades: NS-12
| 884 students
Concord Hill School
Concord Hill School Photo - Delighting in childhood and celebrating the many firsts that occur during the early years!
(6)
6050 Wisconsin Avenue
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
(301) 654-2626
Grades: NS-3
| 110 students
Glenelg Country School
Glenelg Country School Photo - Upon entering our beautiful 90-acre campus, you first see our Upper School building which also connects to our Athletic Center.
(1)
12793 Folly Quarter Road
Ellicott City, MD 21042
(410) 531-7347
Grades: NS-12
| 802 students
Glenwood Country Day School
Glenwood Country Day School Photo - EXPLORING OUR CREATIVITY
Special Program Emphasis
(3)
14785 Bushy Park Road
Woodbine, MD 21797
(410) 489-5203
Grades: NS-K
| 65 students
The Goddard School
The Goddard School Photo - Welcome to The Goddard School in Waldorf which is not just a daycare! We serve the Charles County communities of La Plata, St. Charles, White Plains, Accokeek and other nearby areas. We offer programs from Infants to Private Kindergarten and even Before and After school for school-agers.
Daycare / Preschool
(1)
7005 Saint Florian Drive
Waldorf, MD 20603
(301) 638-9777
Grades: NS-K
| 150 students
Grace Brethren Christian School
Grace Brethren Christian School Photo - New Library Addition
(Brethren)
(2)
6501 Surratts Road
Clinton, MD 20735
(301) 868-1600
Grades: PK-12
| 495 students
Key School
Key School Photo
(7)
534 Hillsmere Drive
Annapolis, MD 21403
(410) 263-9231
Grades: NS-12
| 665 students
The Maryland International Day School
The Maryland International Day School Photo - Join us for some exciting Open House sessions!
Special Program Emphasis
(4)
5408 Brinkley Road
Fort Washington, MD 20744
(301) 567-9101
Grades: PK-8
| 79 students
Mt. Aetna Adventist School (maas)
Mt. Aetna Adventist School (maas) Photo - Front entrance of school building
(Seventh Day Adventist)
10207 Crystal Falls Dr
Hagerstown, MD 21740
(301) 824-3875
Grades: PK-8
| 105 students
Norwood School
Norwood School Photo - Located in Bethesda, MD, Norwood School develops students in grades PK-8 into confident lifelong learners who have the academic, character, and leadership skills to succeed in high school and beyond. Recognizing that children are multi-faceted, Norwood provides many opportunities for safe risk-taking, exploration, discovery, and growth in a nurturing, supportive, and inclusive school community.
(1)
8821 River Road
Bethesda, MD 20817
(301) 365-2595
Grades: PK-8
| 450 students
Oneness Family School
Oneness Family School Photo
Montessori School
(4)
6701 Wisconsin Ave
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
(301) 652-7751
Grades: NS-12
| 148 students
Our Lady Of Perpetual Help School
Our Lady Of Perpetual Help School Photo
(Catholic)
(17)
4801 Ilchester Rd
Ellicott City, MD 21043
(410) 744-4251
Grades: NS-8
| 247 students
Park School of Baltimore
Park School of Baltimore Photo - The Park School of Baltimore is an independent, gender-inclusive, non-sectarian progressive Pre-K through Grade 12 school located on a 100-acre campus just minutes from the city.
(2)
2425 Old Court Road
Pikesville, MD 21208
(410) 339-7070
Grades: PK-12
| 848 students
Perry Hall Christian School
Perry Hall Christian School Photo
(Christian)
3919 Schroeder Ave
Perry Hall, MD 21128
(410) 256-4886
Grades: PK-12
| 431 students
Riverdale Baptist School
Riverdale Baptist School Photo - The entire student body together for a group photo during Spirit Week in 2012.
(Baptist)
(1)
1133 Largo Rd
Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
(301) 249-7000
Grades: PK-12
| 300 students
Rock Creek Christian Academy
Rock Creek Christian Academy Photo
(Baptist)
(4)
6707 Woodyard Road
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
(301) 599-9600
Grades: PK-12
| 243 students
St. Anne's School of Annapolis
St. Anne's School of Annapolis Photo - Our teachers use engaging academics, a positive community, effective management, and expertise in developmental awareness to create a learning environment that is age-appropriate and responsive to students` strengths and needs.
(Episcopal)
(3)
3112 Arundel On The Bay Road
Annapolis, MD 21403
(410) 263-8650
Grades: NS-8
| 304 students
St. Jerome Academy
St. Jerome Academy Photo - 43rd Avenue Entrance
(Catholic)
(2)
5207 42nd Place
Hyattsville, MD 20781
(301) 277-4568
Grades: PK-8
| 460 students
St. John Catholic School
St. John Catholic School Photo - St. John Catholic School - Westminster. Carroll County's Premier Catholic School serving students from Pre-K through Grade 8.
(Catholic)
45 Monroe Street
Westminster, MD 21157
(410) 848-7455
Grades: PK-8
| 260 students
St. John's Episcopal School
St. John's Episcopal School Photo - Our Graduation Class of 2017
(Episcopal)
(16)
3427 Olney Laytonsville Road
Olney, MD 20832
(301) 774-6804
Grades: PK-8
| 173 students
St. Stephens Classical Christian Academy
St. Stephens Classical Christian Academy Photo - At SSCCA, students are actively involved in the learning process. The use of songs and recitation makes learning facts fun.
(Episcopal)
(6)
2275 Liberty Rd
Sykesville, MD 21784
(410) 795-1249
Grades: PK-8
| 117 students
A Child's Place
A Child's Place Photo - A Child's Place is located on the beautiful Notre Dame of Maryland University campus, in a private, secure wing of the school.
Daycare / Preschool (Catholic)
(2)
4701 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21210
(410) 532-5399
Grades: NS-K
| 37 students
21830 Peach Tree Road
Barnesville, MD 20838
(301) 972-0341
Grades: NS-8
| 130 students
Emmanuel Christian School
Emmanuel Christian School Photo
(Baptist)
(23)
16221 National Pike
Hagerstown, MD 21740
(301) 582-0368
Grades: PK-12
| 110 students
Lucy School
Lucy School Photo
(2)
9117 Frostown Road
Middletown, MD 21769
(301) 293-1163
Grades: PK-8
| 169 students
Seneca Academy
Seneca Academy Photo - Students utilize all parts of our 6 & 1/2 acre campus. We believe in active learning both indoors and outdoors.
(5)
15601 Germantown Rd
Germantown, MD 20874
(301) 869-3728
Grades: NS-6
| 164 students
11914 Chantilly Ln
Bowie, MD 20721
(301) 464-5602
Grades: PK-12
| 41 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.
Waldorf School
(3)
4800 Sangamore Road
Bethesda, MD 20816
(301) 229-6107
Grades: PK-12
| 263 students
Al-Huda School
Al-Huda School Photo - The Al-Huda School....a look inside! https://www.alhuda.org/ 301-982-2402 5301 Edgewood Rd College Park Maryland 20740
(Islamic)
(1)
5301 Edgewood Rd.
College Park, MD 20740
(301) 982-2402
Grades: NS-12
| 627 students
Archbishop Neale School
Archbishop Neale School Photo
(Catholic)
(4)
104 Port Tobacco Rd
La Plata, MD 20646
(301) 934-9595
Grades: PK-8
| 283 students
Bais Yaakov School For Girls
All-girls (Jewish)
11111 Park Heights Ave
Owings Mills, MD 21117
(410) 363-3300
Grades: PK-12
| 1,537 students
Baltimore Junior Academy
Baltimore Junior Academy Photo - BALTIMORE JUNIOR ACADEMYEver Growing, Ever Excelling! #weAreBJA
(Seventh Day Adventist)
(4)
3006 W Cold Spring Lane
Baltimore, MD 21215
(410) 542-6758
Grades: PK-8
| 71 students
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