Best Pennsylvania Private Daycares & Preschools (2021)

For the 2021 school year, there are 1,235 private daycares & preschools serving 179,234 students in Pennsylvania.
The best top ranked private daycares & preschools in Pennsylvania include Plumstead Christian School, St. Edmund's Academy and Newtown Friends School.
The average tuition cost is $7,528, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average tuition cost of $11,620.
53% of private daycares & preschools in Pennsylvania are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Christian). Learn more about how daycare centers and preschools work.

Top Ranked Pennsylvania Private Daycares & Preschools (2021)

School
Location
Grades
Students
The Christian Academy
The Christian Academy Photo - TCA Main Building
(Christian)
(1)
4301 Chandler Dr
Brookhaven, PA 19015
(610) 872-5100
Grades: PK-12
| 261 students
The Ellis School
The Ellis School Photo
All-girls
(18)
6425 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
(412) 661-5992
Grades: PK-12
| 399 students
Germantown Academy
Germantown Academy Photo - Second grade students research various species in the Wissahickon Creek, which runs through the heart of GA's campus.
(2)
340 Morris Rd
Fort Washington, PA 19034
(267) 405-7070
Grades: PK-12
| 1,183 students
Newtown Friends School
Newtown Friends School Photo
(Friends)
(8)
1450 Newtown Langhorne Road
Newtown, PA 18940
(215) 968-2225
Grades: PK-8
| 281 students
Plumstead Christian School
Plumstead Christian School Photo
(Christian)
(12)
5765 Old Easton Rd
Plumsteadville, PA 18949
(215) 766-8073
Grades: NS-12
| 354 students
Sacred Heart School
Sacred Heart School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
701 Franklin Street
Reading, PA 19611
(610) 373-3316
Grades: PK-8
| 154 students
St. Edmund's Academy
St. Edmund's Academy Photo - St. Edmund's Academy, Squirrel Hill, PA
5705 Darlington Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
(412) 521-1907
Grades: NS-8
| 296 students
St. Peter's School
St. Peter's School Photo
(1)
319 Lombard Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147
(215) 925-3963
Grades: NS-8
| 179 students
United Friends School
United Friends School Photo
(Friends)
1018 West Broad St
Quakertown, PA 18951
(215) 538-1733
Grades: PK-8
| 108 students
Vanguard School
Vanguard School Photo - The Vanguard School, Malvern, PA
Special Education School
1777 N. Valley Road
Malvern, PA 19355
(610) 296-6700
Grades: PK-12
| 265 students
6000 Wayne Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144
(215) 248-1662
Grades: NS-8
| 258 students
West Chester Friends School
(Friends)
415 N High Street
West Chester, PA 19380
(610) 696-2937
Grades: NS-5
| 148 students
Westtown School
Westtown School Photo - The Westtown School campus includes 600 acres of land, a 14-acre lake with beach and boathouse and an arboretum and natural forest.
(Friends)
(10)
975 Westtown Road
West Chester, PA 19382
(610) 399-0123
Grades: PK-12
| 694 students
Chesterbrook Academy Elementary School
Chesterbrook Academy Elementary School Photo
Special Program Emphasis
1190 McDermott Drive
West Chester, PA 19380
(610) 719-0240
Grades: NS-5
| 110 students
Gladwyne Montessori
Gladwyne Montessori Photo - 3rd year primary student gives a lesson to a 2nd year primary student using the iconic pink tower, specifically designed for children to learn about space, size, and comparison in a concrete manner.
Montessori School
(10)
920 Youngsford Road
Gladwyne, PA 19035
(610) 649-1761
Grades: NS-6
| 228 students
The Goddard School
The Goddard School Photo - Our Bouncing Bells Classroom (12-18 mos) holds 10 children.
Daycare / Preschool
500 Springhouse Drive
Collegeville, PA 19426
(610) 232-7939
Grades: NS-K
| 100 students
Grace Academy
Grace Academy Photo - Children play in the bounce house at one of our preschool events.
(Christian)
(5)
3930 Farm Drive
York, PA 17402
(717) 755-6438
Grades: NS-7
| 59 students
Regina Academy @ St. John The Baptist School
Regina Academy @ St. John The Baptist School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
(1)
4040 Durham Road
Ottsville, PA 18942
(610) 847-5523
Grades: NS-8
| 100 students
The Walden School
The Walden School Photo
Montessori School
(11)
901 N Providence Rd
Media, PA 19063
(610) 892-8000
Grades: PK-8
| 120 students
Abington Friends School
Abington Friends School Photo
(Friends)
(3)
575 Washington Ln
Jenkintown, PA 19046
(215) 576-3984
Grades: PK-12
| 589 students
Adams County Christian Academy
Adams County Christian Academy Photo - Our teachers inspire students to develop a desire to learn about and explore God's world.
(Christian)
(1)
1865 Biglerville Rd
Gettysburg, PA 17325
(717) 334-9177
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
The Agnes Irwin School
The Agnes Irwin School Photo
All-girls
(2)
275 S Ithan Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
(610) 525-8400
Grades: NS-12
| 587 students
Al Aqsa Islamic Academy
(Islamic)
(1)
1501 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19122
(215) 765-6660
Grades: PK-11
| 263 students
Altoona Central Catholic School
(Roman Catholic)
1400 4th Ave
Altoona, PA 16602
(814) 943-4371
Grades: PK-8
| 269 students
Ancillae-assumpta Academy
(Roman Catholic)
2025 Church Road
Wyncote, PA 19095
(215) 885-1636
Grades: PK-8
| 590 students
Aquinas Academy
(Roman Catholic)
340 N Main St
Greensburg, PA 15601
(724) 834-7940
Grades: PK-6
| 231 students
Aquinas Academy
Aquinas Academy Photo - Upper School students in front of the newly opened Mross-McGonigle Hall, December 2015
(Roman Catholic)
2308 West Hardies Road
Gibsonia, PA 15044
(724) 444-0722
Grades: NS-12
| 478 students
Archangel Gabriel Catholic School
Archangel Gabriel Catholic School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
5720 Steubenville Pike
Mc Kees Rocks, PA 15136
(412) 787-2656
Grades: NS-8
| 497 students
Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary School
Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary School Photo - To Know Jesus, To Love Jesus, To Serve Jesus...
(Roman Catholic)
(4)
290 State Rd
West Grove, PA 19390
(610) 869-9576
Grades: PK-8
| 202 students
The Baldwin School
The Baldwin School Photo - Girls sometimes learn that the effect they predicted on paper isn't always what happens in the test tube, and that rethinking a reaction-- or learning about the world and coming up with a smart, new prediction-- is the real solution.
All-girls
701 Montgomery Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
(610) 525-2700
Grades: PK-12
| 575 students
Blessed Sacrament School
(Roman Catholic)
2510 Greengarden Rd
Erie, PA 16502
(814) 455-1387
Grades: PK-8
| 413 students
Blessed Trinity Catholic School
Blessed Trinity Catholic School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
3033 Levick Street
Philadelphia, PA 19149
(215) 338-9797
Grades: PK-8
| 494 students
Bridgeway Academy
Bridgeway Academy Photo - 2019 Bridgeway Graduation
334 2nd St
Catasauqua, PA 18032
(800) 863-1474
Grades: PK-12
| 1,947 students
600 Tomlinson Rd
Bryn Athyn, PA 19009
(215) 947-4086
Grades: PK-8
| 328 students
Butler Catholic School
(Roman Catholic)
515 E Locust St
Butler, PA 16001
(724) 285-4276
Grades: PK-8
| 277 students
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