Top 20 Best Maryland Nonsectarian Private Schools (2023-24)

For the 2023-24 school year, there are 290 nonsectarian private schools in Maryland. You can also find more religiously affiliated schools in Maryland.
The best top ranked nonsectarian private schools in Maryland include Bullis School, Key School and Roland Park Country School.

Top Ranked Nonsectarian Private Schools in Maryland (2023-24)

Barrie School
Barrie School Photo
Montessori School
13500 Layhill Road
Silver Spring, MD 20906
(301) 576-2800
Grades: NS-12
| 354 students
Bullis School
Bullis School Photo - At Bullis, students thrive in their pursuit of self-discovery, broaden their horizons, and ultimately transform our world.
10601 Falls Rd
Potomac, MD 20854
(301) 299-8500
Grades: K-12
| 837 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.
12793 Folly Quarter Road
Ellicott City, MD 21042
(410) 531-7347
Grades: NS-12
| 901 students
Glenwood Country Day School
Glenwood Country Day School Photo - A TRIP TO THE ZOO!!
Daycare / Preschool
14785 Bushy Park Road
Woodbine, MD 21797
(410) 489-5203
Grades: NS-K
| 70 students
Goddard School Of Waldorf
Goddard School Of Waldorf 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
7005 Saint Florian Drive
Waldorf, MD 20603
(301) 638-9777
Grades: PK-K
| 228 students
The Gunston School
The Gunston School Photo
911 Gunston Rd
Centreville, MD 21617
(410) 758-0620
Grades: 9-12
| 240 students
Key School
Key School Photo
534 Hillsmere Drive
Annapolis, MD 21403
(410) 263-9231
Grades: NS-12
| 657 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.
8821 River Road
Bethesda, MD 20817
(301) 365-2595
Grades: PK-8
| 453 students
Oneness-Family School
Oneness-Family School Photo
Montessori School
6701 Wisconsin Avenue
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
(301) 652-7751
Grades: NS-12
| 148 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 Baltimore city.
2425 Old Court Road
Pikesville, MD 21208
(410) 339-7070
Grades: PK-12
| 856 students
Roland Park Country School
Roland Park Country School Photo - What makes RPCS such an empowering school? The unique relationships created between students from K-12. From our kindergarten and 1st graders being paired and performing with our Upper School singing and dancing groups, to Upper School STEM classes hosting probability carnivals for Lower School, or Middle School students speaking to Lower School, we treasure and nurture these bonds.
5204 Roland Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21210
(410) 323-5500
Grades: PK-12
| 620 students
21830 Peach Tree Road
Barnesville, MD 20838
(301) 972-0341
Grades: NS-8
| 127 students
Echelon Academy
Echelon Academy Photo - A wonderful day with wonderful students, presenters and speakers.
4032 Blackburn Lane
Burtonsville, MD 20866
(301) 570-0999
Grades: K-12
| 21 students
Feynman School
Feynman School Photo - Our STEM-focused curriculum engages students from preschool through middle school!
Special Program Emphasis
6125 Montrose Road
Rockville, MD 20852
(301) 770-4370
Grades: PK-8
| 96 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.
275 N. Washington Street, Suite 200
Rockville, MD 20850
(877) 673-8893
Grades: 6-12
| 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.
15601 Germantown Rd
Germantown, MD 20874
(301) 869-3728
Grades: NS-5
| 137 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: NS-12
| 276 students
Wye River Upper School
Wye River Upper School Photo - Wye River Upper School offers a holistic approach that addresses the needs of those we serve through small classes, real-world problem solving, and experiential hands-on learning. We provide an experience where our students feel comfortable to be their true selves and learn to take healthy risks in order to develop their own unique talents and abilities.
316 S. Commerce St
Centreville, MD 21617
(410) 758-2922
Grades: 8-12
| 43 students
The Benedictine School
Special Education School
14299 Benedictine Lane
Ridgely, MD 21660
(410) 634-2112
Grades: Inquire with school
| 67 students
Boys' Latin School Of Maryland
Boys' Latin School Of Maryland Photo - Inspiring the best in every boy ... Boys' Latin School
822 W Lake Ave
Baltimore, MD 21210
(410) 377-5192
Grades: NS-12
| 613 students
Bridges Montessori School
Montessori School
2529 Conowingo Road
Bel Air, MD 21015
(410) 836-0833
Grades: PK-6
| 91 students
The Bryn Mawr School
109 W Melrose Ave
Baltimore, MD 21210
(410) 323-8800
Grades: PK-12
| 788 students
Calvert School
Calvert School Photo - Calvert Lower School on Tuscany Road
105 Tuscany Rd
Baltimore, MD 21210
(410) 243-6054
Grades: K-8
| 432 students
The Calverton School
The Calverton School Photo
300 Calverton School Rd
Huntingtown, MD 20639
(410) 535-0216
Grades: PK-12
| 353 students
Casa de Montessori
Casa de Montessori Photo - Front Entrance
Montessori School
14015 New Hampshire Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20904
(301) 384-8404
Grades: PK-K
| 50 students
Children's Manor Montessori School - Ellicott City
Children's Manor Montessori School - Ellicott City Photo - Exterior of School
Montessori School
4465 Montgomery Rd
Ellicott City, MD 21043
(410) 461-6070
Grades: PK-3
| 384 students
10350 Old Columbia Road
Columbia, MD 21046
(410) 312-5233
Grades: NS-8
| 339 students
Concord Hill School
Concord Hill School Photo - Delighting in childhood and celebrating the many firsts that occur during the early years!
6050 Wisconsin Avenue
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
(301) 654-2626
Grades: NS-3
| 120 students
The Country School
The Country School Photo
716 Goldsborough Street
Easton, MD 21601
(410) 822-1935
Grades: PK-8
| 298 students
The Foundation Schools
The Foundation Schools Photo
Special Education School
1330 McCormick Drive
Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
(301) 881-0078
Grades: K-12
| 298 students
Friendship Montessori School
Montessori School
25528 Worton Lynch Road
Worton, MD 21678
(410) 778-5663
Grades: NS-K
| 26 students
Garrison Forest School
Garrison Forest School Photo - The campus entrance on Garrison Forest Road
300 Garrison Forest Road
Owings Mills, MD 21117
(410) 559-3111
Grades: NS-12
| 550 students
Gateway School
Gateway School Photo - Little Ears, Big Voices
Special Education School
5900 Metro Drive
Baltimore, MD 21215
(410) 318-6780
Grades: NS-8
| 32 students
German International School Washington Dc
German International School Washington Dc Photo
Special Program Emphasis
8617 Chateau Drive
Potomac, MD 20854
(301) 767-3812
Grades: PK-12
| 523 students
Gerstell Academy
Gerstell Academy Photo - Boy's Lacrosse at of our many offerings for athletes!
2500 Old Westminster Pike
Finksburg, MD 21048
(410) 861-4400
Grades: PK-12
| 403 students
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