Top Michigan Alternative Private Schools

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For the 2021 school year, there are 19 top alternative private schools in Michigan serving 1,802 students.
Alternative schools typically provides a nontraditional education curriculum and falls outside the categories of regular, special education, or vocational education.

Top Michigan Alternative Private Schools (2021)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Auburn Hills Christian School
    Auburn Hills Christian School Photo - Varsity Volleyball
    Alternative School (Christian)
    3655 North Squirrel Road
    Auburn Hills, MI 48326
    (248) 373-3399

    Grades: PK-12 | 211 students
  • 15374 N Haggerty Rd
    Plymouth, MI 48170
    (734) 548-8740

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a students
  • Christ Lutheran School
    Alternative School (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    620 General Motors Rd
    Milford, MI 48381
    (248) 684-6773

    Grades: NS-K | 66 students
  • Clonlara School
    Alternative School
    1289 Jewett Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    (734) 769-4511

    Grades: K | 400 students
  • Discovery Central
    Alternative School
    131 W Washington St Ste A
    Marquette, MI 49855
    (906) 362-0780

    Grades: PK-K | 30 students
  • Family First Learning Center Llc
    Alternative School (Christian)
    3855 S Sheldon Rd
    Canton, MI 48188
    (734) 398-1432

    Grades: 3 | 50 students
  • Frankel Jewish Academy Of Metro Detroit
    Alternative School (Jewish)
    6600 West Maple Road
    West Bloomfield, MI 48322
    (248) 592-5263

    Grades: 9-12 | 213 students
  • Friends Preschool & Kindergarten
    Alternative School (Methodist)
    1200 Atlantic St
    Milford, MI 48381
    (248) 684-6086

    Grades: PK-K | 74 students
  • Good Shepherd Early Childhood
    Alternative School (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    5335 Brockway Rd
    Saginaw, MI 48638
    (989) 793-8252

    Grades: PK-K | 118 students
  • Havenwyck School
    All-boys | Alternative School
    1525 University Dr
    Auburn Hills, MI 48326
    (248) 371-2230

    Grades: 6-12 | 26 students
  • Lighthouse Early Learning Academy
    Alternative School (Christian)
    163 Panther Dr
    Holland, MI 49424
    (616) 796-6650

    Grades: PK-5 | 72 students
  • 1070 Hampton Road
    Mount Clemens, MI 48043
    (586) 465-5545

    Grades: PK-5 | 240 students
  • Northwest Michigan House Of Hope
    Alternative School (Christian)
    55 S Hope Rdg
    Traverse City, MI 49686
    (231) 946-5350

    Grades: 8-12 | 11 students
  • Our Saviour Lutheran School
    Alternative School (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    22511 West Main St
    Armada, MI 48005
    (586) 784-9087

    Grades: K-8 | 47 students
  • St. Jude's Home For Boys
    All-boys | Alternative School
    15255 Mayfield
    Detroit, MI 48205
    (313) 521-6228

    Grades: PK-8 | 12 students
  • Summers-knoll School
    Summers-knoll School Photo
    Alternative School
    2203 Platt Rd
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    (734) 971-7991

    Grades: PK-8 | 101 students
  • 8744 Clinton Macon Rd
    Clinton, MI 49236
    (517) 423-6771

    Grades: 7-12 | 51 students
  • Tot Town Child Development Center
    Alternative School (Christian)
    8950 Greenfield Rd
    Detroit, MI 48228
    (313) 838-8200

    Grades: PK-K | 50 students
  • 2273 Club Meridian Dr
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 381-8905

    Grades: K | 30 students
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