Top 10 Best Luzerne County Private Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 34 private schools serving 4,679 students in Luzerne County, PA (there are 63 public schools, serving 39,249 public students). 11% of all K-12 students in Luzerne County, PA are educated in private schools (compared to the PA state average of 14%).
The top ranked private schools in Luzerne County, PA include MMI Preparatory School, Wyoming Seminary Upper School and St. Nicholas-st Mary's School.
The average acceptance rate is 80%, which is lower than the Pennsylvania private school average acceptance rate of 86%.
53% of private schools in Luzerne County, PA are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Methodist).

Top Ranked Luzerne County Private Schools (2024)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1700 W 22nd Street
Hazleton, PA 18202
(570) 455-9431
Grades: 7-12
| 419 students
Good Shepherd Academy
(Catholic)
316 N Maple Ave
Kingston, PA 18704
(570) 718-4724
Grades: PK-8
| 368 students
Immanuel Christian School
Immanuel Christian School Photo - Serving students in pre-K through 12th grade.
(Christian)
(2)
PO Box 487 / 40 W Hemlock St
Hazleton, PA 18201
(570) 459-1111
Grades: K-12
| 152 students
MMI Preparatory School
MMI Preparatory School Photo - MMI Preparatory School Campus
Special Program Emphasis
154 Centre St
Freeland, PA 18224
(570) 636-1108
Grades: 6-12
| 209 students
St. Jude School
(Catholic)
422 S Mountain Blvd
Mountain Top, PA 18707
(570) 474-5803
Grades: PK-8
| 262 students
St. Nicholas-st Mary's School
(Catholic)
242 S Washington St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18701
(570) 823-8089
Grades: PK-8
| 325 students
Wilkes-barre Academy
Wilkes-barre Academy Photo - technology
20 Stevens Road
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
(570) 823-7574
Grades: K-8
| 178 students
Wyoming Area Catholic School
(Catholic)
1690 Wyoming Ave
Pittston, PA 18643
(570) 654-7982
Grades: PK-8
| 228 students
Wyoming Seminary Lower School
Wyoming Seminary Lower School Photo - Above and beyond regular assemblies and programs, Lower School teachers employ lessons of independence, empathy, teamwork and honor on a daily basis.
(Methodist)
1560 Wyoming Avenue
Kingston, PA 18704
(570) 718-6611
Grades: NS-8
| 340 students
Wyoming Seminary Upper School
Wyoming Seminary Upper School Photo - Are you ready for a change? Are you ready to be transformed? As a student at Sem, your life will change in the best possible ways.
(Methodist)
201 N Sprague Ave
Kingston, PA 18704
(570) 270-2100
Grades: 9-12
| 805 students
Al Noor Islamic Academy
(Islamic)
991 Scott Street
Wilkes Barre, PA 18705
(570) 991-6107
Grades: PK-5
| 41 students
Anne Mclaughlin's Child Care
Daycare / Preschool
98 W County Rd
Sugarloaf, PA 18249
(570) 788-5965
Grades: PK-K
| 36 students
Bais Menachem Youth Development Prog
All-boys | Alternative School (Jewish)
150 S Franklin St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18701
(570) 970-2480
Grades: 9-12
| 47 students
Building Blocks Learning Center
Daycare / Preschool
1082 Rt. 315 North-plaza 315
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
(570) 970-8511
Grades: PK-K
| 23 students
Building Blocks Learning Center
Daycare / Preschool
3254 Memorial Hwy
Dallas, PA 18612
(570) 674-1194
Grades: PK-K
| 24 students
Cheder Menachem
(Jewish)
60 S River St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
(570) 793-2280
Grades: K-8
| 86 students
5390 Main Road
Sweet Valley, PA 18656
(570) 477-3267
Grades: NS-12
| 20 students
Dallas Little People Daycare School
Daycare / Preschool
96 Huntsville Rd
Dallas, PA 18612
(570) 675-6557
Grades: PK-K
| 27 students
Genesis School
Special Education School
562 Wyoming Ave
Kingston, PA 18704
(570) 552-3515
Grades: 3-12
| 28 students
Graham Academy
Graham Academy Photo - Established in 2008, The Graham Academy educates children living with autism or behavioral challenges from grades K - 12 from Luzerne, Lackawanna, Carbon, and Schuylkill counties in northeastern Pennsylvania.
Special Education School
1 Institute Lane
Kingston, PA 18704
(570) 283-0641
Grades: K-12
| 79 students
Hazleton Trinity Nursery & Kindergarten School
Daycare / Preschool (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
100 N Church Street
Hazleton, PA 18201
(570) 454-8123
Grades: PK-K
| 74 students
Holy Rosary Continuation School
(Catholic)
125 Stephenson St
Duryea, PA 18642
(570) 457-2553
Grades: PK-8
| 174 students
408 Wyoming Ave
Kingston, PA 18704
(570) 762-2501
Grades: 1-6
| 35 students
Jenny Lynn Ferraro Academy
Daycare / Preschool
131 E Vaughn St
Kingston, PA 18704
(570) 288-3808
Grades: PK-K
| 51 students
Little People Daycare School
Alternative School
154 3rd Ave
Kingston, PA 18704
(570) 288-4111
Grades: PK-K
| 77 students
Little People Daycare School South
Daycare / Preschool
(1)
280 Hanover Street
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
(570) 824-4141
Grades: NS
| 152 students
Main Street KinderCare
Main Street KinderCare Photo - Toddler
Daycare / Preschool
1810 S. Main St.
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
(570) 823-4424
Grades: NS-PK
| 10 students
Milford E Barnes Junior School
Special Education School
335 S Franklin St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
(570) 825-6425
Grades: K-12
| 60 students
362 Hunlock-harveyville Rd
Hunlock Creek, PA 18621
(570) 256-3378
Grades: K-12
| 39 students
New Story Schools
Special Education School
1150 Wyoming Ave.
Wyoming, PA 18644
(570) 714-2350
Grades: K-12
| 16 students
Trucksville Early Childhood Education Center
Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
40 Knob Hill Rd
Shavertown, PA 18708
(570) 696-3899
Grades: PK-K
| 173 students
Wilkes-barre Mennonite School
(Mennonite)
221 Blackman St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
(570) 541-9047
Grades: 1-11
| 8 students
Wyoming Valley Montessori School
Montessori School
851 W Market St
Kingston, PA 18704
(570) 288-3708
Grades: PK-6
| 108 students
Wyoming Valley Sda Continuation School
(Seventh Day Adventist)
476 3rd St
Mountain Top, PA 18707
(570) 868-5958
Grades: 3-8
| 5 students
[+] Show Closed Private Schools in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania

Luzerne County Private Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
39 Gaylord Ave Po Box 99
Plymouth, PA 18651
(570) 779-1378
Grades: K-12
| 51 students
40 Machell Ave
Dallas, PA 18612
(570) 675-2121
Grades: K-9
| 304 students
159 S Pennsylvania Avenue
Wilkes Barre, PA 18701
(570) 829-2424
Grades: 9-12
| 650 students
225 E 4th Street
Hazleton, PA 18201
(570) 459-0054
Grades: PK-6
| 189 students
35 N Church St
Hazleton, PA 18201
(570) 455-9645
Grades: K-6
| 142 students
518 South Hanover Street
Nanticoke, PA 18634
(570) 735-7935
Grades: PK-8
| 246 students
112 Hughes St
Kingston, PA 18704
(570) 287-3133
Grades: 6-8
| 156 students
1133 Wyoming Avenue
Kingston, PA 18704
(570) 288-5558
Grades: PK-6
| 195 students
106 S Lehigh St Ste 201
Shavertown, PA 18708
(570) 338-1019
Grades: K-12
| 69 students
469 Miller Street
Luzerne, PA 18709
(570) 287-3431
Grades: PK-6
| 140 students
219 Lackawanna Avenue
Pittston, PA 18641
(570) 654-8822
Grades: PK-8
| 176 students
607 N Main St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18705
(570) 824-0818
Grades: PK-8
| 225 students
321 Barney Street
Wilkes Barre, PA 18706
(570) 824-6131
Grades: PK-8
| 219 students
12 William Street
Pittston, PA 18640
(570) 654-0845
Grades: K-8
| 171 students
41 Carroll St
Pittston, PA 18640
(570) 654-8313
Grades: K-9
| 202 students
742 Spring St
Pittston, PA 18641
(570) 457-9700
Grades: PK-8
| 169 students
37 William St
Pittston, PA 18640
(570) 654-4831
Grades: 9-12
| 224 students
25 Hudson Road
Wilkes Barre, PA 18705
(570) 824-9433
Grades: PK-8
| 192 students
217 West Green Street
Hazleton, PA 18202
(570) 454-6131
Grades: PK-6
| 146 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked private schools in Luzerne County, PA?
The top ranked private schools in Luzerne County, PA include MMI Preparatory School, Wyoming Seminary Upper School and St. Nicholas-st Mary's School.
How many private schools are located in Luzerne County, PA?
34 private schools are located in Luzerne County, PA.
How diverse are private schools in Luzerne County, PA?
Luzerne County, PA private schools are approximately 14% minority students, which is lower than the Pennsylvania private school average of 26%.
What percentage of students in Luzerne County, PA go to private school?
11% of all K-12 students in Luzerne County, PA are educated in private schools (compared to the PA state average of 14%).
What percentage of private schools are religiously affiliated in Luzerne County, PA?
53% of private schools in Luzerne County, PA are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Methodist).

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