Best Maryland Private Daycares & Preschools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 595 private daycares & preschools serving 103,417 students in Maryland.
The best top ranked private daycares & preschools in Maryland include The Maryland International Day School, Grace Brethren Christian School and Barrie School.
The average tuition cost is $11,260, which is lower than the Maryland average tuition cost of $13,376.
54% of private daycares & preschools in Maryland are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Christian). Learn more about how daycare centers and preschools work.

Top Ranked Maryland Private Daycares & Preschools (2021-22)

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
(10)
300 Calverton School Rd
Huntingtown, MD 20639
(410) 535-0216
Grades: PK-12
| 353 students
Chapelgate Christian Academy
Chapelgate Christian Academy Photo - Chapelgate Christian Academy is on 63 beautiful acres located in Western Howard County complete with baseball and softball fields, as well as a stadium for soccer/lacrosse. We strive to fulfill the mission of educating our students with excellence to the glory of God. Students are challenged with loving support to realize their potential, activate their gifts, and realize their dreams!
(Presbyterian)
(6)
2600 Marriottsville Rd
Marriottsville, MD 21104
(410) 442-5888
Grades: NS-12
| 348 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)
(5)
1901 E Jefferson Street
Rockville, MD 20852
(301) 881-1400
Grades: NS-12
| 884 students
Concord Hill School
Concord Hill School Photo
(6)
6050 Wisconsin Avenue
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
(301) 654-2626
Grades: NS-3
| 105 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
| 807 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
| 667 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
| 448 students
Our Lady Of Perpetual Help School
Our Lady Of Perpetual Help School Photo
(Roman 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
| 831 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 - Alumni Relations. RBS enjoys having former students come back to speak to our current students.
(Baptist)
(1)
1133 Largo Rd
Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
(301) 249-7000
Grades: PK-12
| 297 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. Jerome Academy
St. Jerome Academy Photo - 43rd Avenue Entrance
(Roman Catholic)
(2)
5207 42nd Place
Hyattsville, MD 20781
(301) 277-4568
Grades: PK-8
| 447 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.
(Roman 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. Pauls Lutheran School
St. Pauls Lutheran School Photo
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(61)
308 Oak Manor Dr
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
(410) 766-5790
Grades: PK-8
| 308 students
Washington Episcopal School
Washington Episcopal School Photo - Our friendly and diverse community welcomes families from all over the world as well as right down the street in Bethesda.
(Episcopal)
(13)
5600 Little Falls Pkwy
Bethesda, MD 20816
(301) 652-7878
Grades: NS-8
| 321 students
21830 Peach Tree Road
Barnesville, MD 20838
(301) 972-0341
Grades: NS-8
| 130 students
Emmanuel Christian School
Emmanuel Christian School Photo
(Christian)
(23)
16221 National Pike
Hagerstown, MD 21740
(301) 582-0368
Grades: PK-12
| 75 students
Lucy School
(2)
9117 Frostown Road
Middletown, MD 21769
(301) 639-4694
Grades: PK-8
| 114 students
Oneness Family School
Oneness Family School Photo - Circle time!
Montessori School
(4)
6701 Wisconsin Ave
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
(301) 652-7751
Grades: NS-12
| 151 students
Pilgrim Christian Day School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
7200 Liberty Rd
Gwynn Oak, MD 21207
(410) 484-9240
Grades: PK-5
| 46 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
| 250 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
| 107 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
| 165 students
11914 Chantilly Ln
Bowie, MD 20721
(301) 464-5602
Grades: PK-12
| 34 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
(3)
4800 Sangamore Road
Bethesda, MD 20816
(301) 229-6107
Grades: PK-12
| 263 students
Al-Huda School
Al-Huda School Photo - Always Fun at the Al-Huda Pre School! 301-982-7135preschool@alhuda.org
(Islamic)
(1)
5301 Edgewood Rd.
College Park, MD 20740
(301) 982-2402
Grades: NS-12
| 627 students
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