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Private, Parochial & Charter Schools

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Carroll Lutheran School



1738 Old Taneytown Rd.
Westminster, MD 21158


Early Education: K
Grade Range: K-8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 100

Religious Affiliation: Lutheran
Transportation: None

Friends School of Baltimore



5114 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21210


Early Education: P,K,P-1
Grade Range: PreK-12
Highest Range: 12
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 870
Transportation: Kangaroo Coach
Comments:

At Friends School of Baltimore, we commit to helping students discover and become the person they are meant to be. We challenge our students to find meaning in what they learn and encourage them to continually ask why. We offer students countless opportunities to put their voice to work in the classroom, in Baltimore and beyond so that they’re equipped with the knowledge and confidence to be courageous changemakers wherever their paths lead.

See more at http://experience.friendsbalt.org

Greater Grace Christian Academy



6063 Moravia Park Dr.
Baltimore, MD 21206


Early Education: K
Grade Range: K-12
Highest Range: 12
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 220
Transportation: None
Comments:

GGCA is a private Christian School in Baltimore which is Christ-centered and church-based, where children learn in a supportive, focused environment. We provide a biblically based curriculum through which our students acquire the skills needed to succeed in life.

Harford Day School



715 Moores Mill Rd.
Bel Air, MD 21014


Early Education: PK3, PK4, K
Grade Range: PK3-8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 290

Religious Affiliation: Independent. No religious affiliation.
Transportation: None currently
Special Programs: Gifted
Comments:

Harford Day is a private independent school in Bel Air, Maryland enrolling over 275 students from 3-years-old to Grade 8. The oldest independent school and only AIMS accredited PK3-8 school in Harford County, Harford Day is known for a challenging, inquiry-based, academic program, and for building strong character in its students.

Jemicy School



11 Celadon Road
Owings Mills, MD 21117


Grade Range: 1-12
Highest Range: 12
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 425
Transportation: Outside contractors through parental arrangement
Comments:

Accredited by AIMS and the International Dyslexia Association. A co-educational, college preparatory, independent day school for talented and bright students in grades one through twelve with dyslexia or other related language-based learning differences. Addresses students’ intellectual strengths as well as their learning needs by utilizing creative, multi-sensory, research-based programs and techniques. Academic and recreational summer programs are also offered.

2 Campuses:
Lower/Middle School: 11 Celadon Road, Owings Mills
Upper School: 11202 Garrison Forest Road, Owings Mills

Lindamood-Bell Academy



8320 Bellona Avenue, Suite 130
Towson, MD 21204


Grade Range: K-12
Highest Range: 12
Population: Coed
Comments:

For 30 years, Lindamood-Bell has been teaching students to read and comprehend to their potential. Research verifies that when the imagery-language foundation is in place, students’ lives change as they experience success with all learning.

The Lindamood-Bell Academy offers individualized instruction, a flexible learning environment (at our Learning Centers and/or online), and is available for K-12 grades. It is an excellent solution for students of all ages who require or thrive in non-traditional teaching environments.

Montessori School of Westminster



1055 Montessori Dr.
Westminster, MD 21158


Early Education: Pre-school, ages 2–4
Grade Range: K-9
Highest Range: 9
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 134
Suzanne Radcliffe, Registrar
(410) 848 - 6283
www.TheMSW.org
[email protected]
Comments:

MSW is AMS and AIMS MD/DC accredited and Green School certified. It is located on 27 acres in Carroll County. We deliver an individualized, self-paced, structured education in a nurturing environment that allows students the opportunity to explore topics deeply and reach their fullest potential.

Oldfields School



1500 Glencoe Rd.
Sparks-Glencoe, MD 21152


Grade Range: 8-12
Highest Range: 12
Population: Girls
Total Enrollment: 100
Reiva Kibbee
(443) 662 - 1050
www.oldfieldsschool.org
[email protected]
Transportation: Day student bus provided for fee.
Special Programs: Others
Comments:

Our scenic 140-acre campus nestled in North Baltimore County’s horse country becomes a second home for our students. As an intentionally small school, we are flexible, creating unique immersive opportunities for each girl to achieve her goals. Each student is known, her voice celebrated, and her failures as well as successes are embraced.

Our Lady of Perpetual Help School



4801 Ilchester Rd.
Ellicott City, MD 21043


Early Education: PreK 4
Grade Range: PreK 4 to Gr 8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 240

Religious Affiliation: Catholic
Transportation: Free bus service in Howard County
Special Programs: Others
Comments:

OLPH School is a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence. Our Catholic school is dedicated to educating the heart, mind, and soul of every child entrusted to its care. We provide individualized attention in a nurturing, Christ-centered environment. Students receive a values-based education, enriched by interactive learning, a focus on STEM, and rooted in the fundamentals to nurture a life-long love of learning. Students in grades 3-8 benefit from our 1:1 Chromebook program. All classrooms have interactive projectors. Please see website for Open House schedule or call for a tour and see our new makerspace engineering lab.

Springdale Preparatory School



1000 Green Valley Road
New Windsor, MD 21776


Grade Range: 6-12
Highest Range: 12
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 75+
Katie Henry
(855) 405 - 8600
www.springdaleps.org
[email protected]
Transportation: As needed
Special Programs: Gifted
Comments:

Springdale Preparatory School in Maryland, is a multicultural middle and upper private school where students develop academic excellence, critical thinking, integrity, and respect for themselves and others. Through curiosity, creativity, and intercultural understanding, students become life-long learners and innovative leaders. Students cultivate a world awareness and self-confidence necessary to become responsible and compassionate global citizens.

St. Francis of Assisi School



3617 Harford Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21218


Early Education: P,K
Grade Range: PreK2-8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 260
Carol Will
(410) 467 - 1683
www.sfa-school.org
[email protected]

Religious Affiliation: Catholic
Comments:

A Catholic education with compassion, diversity, community.

Nestled in Northeast Baltimore City between lake and woods, St. Francis of Assisi School offers an academically rich education focused on the whole child. Its small size, experienced educators, and strong, diverse community make SFA a rare find among Baltimore’s schools. Built on the core principles of scholarship, spirituality, and service, the school celebrates children and their potential to learn and grow. No student goes unnoticed; all students are welcomed and honored.

Special Programs: IB Middle Years Program

St. Paul Lutheran School - Catonsville



2001 Old Frederick Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21228


Early Education: P2, P3, PK, TK
Grade Range: PreK-5
Highest Range: 5
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 130
Sara Ruzicka
(410) 747 - 1924
www.stpaulcatonsville.org
[email protected]

Religious Affiliation: Christian
Transportation: None
Special Programs: Gifted
Comments:

Offering a Christ-centered education in a nurturing environment with loving and dedicated teachers.

Afya Public Charter School

2800 Brendan Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21213


Grade Range: 6-8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 348
(410) 485 - 2102
[email protected]
Transportation: None
Special Programs: Learning Disabled
Comments:

Baltimore City public charter school.

Archdiocese of Baltimore

320 Cathedral St.
Baltimore, MD 21201


Early Education: P,K
Grade Range: PreK2-12
Total Enrollment: 26000
(410) 547 - 5549
[email protected]

Religious Affiliation: Catholic
Transportation: Limited
Comments:

There are 69 Catholic preschool, elementary, middle, and high schools in the Archdiocese, located in Baltimore City and eight surrounding counties.

Baltimore International Academy

4410 Frankford Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21206


Early Education: K
Grade Range: K-8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 750
(410) 426 - 3650
[email protected]
Transportation: None
Comments:

A public charter school with five total immersion programs: Spanish, Chinese, Arabic, Russian & French. International Baccalaureate (IB) for grades K-5 (Primary Years Program) and 6-8 (Middle Years Program)– International Education for Global Leadership.

Baltimore Leadership School For Young Women

128 W. Franklin Street
Baltimore, MD 21201


Grade Range: 6 - 12
Highest Range: 12
Population: girls
Total Enrollment: 550
(443) 642 - 2048
[email protected]
Comments:

A charter school for young women convenient to bus lines and the light rail. For the 2015-2016 school year our upper school will extend to grade 12.

Baltimore Montessori Public Charter School

1600 Guilford Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21202


Early Education: PreK, K
Grade Range: 1-6
(410) 528 - 5393

Comments:

Charter School

Baltimore White Marsh Seventh Day Adventist School

7427 Rossville Blvd.
Baltimore, MD 21237


Early Education: P,K
Grade Range: PreK-10
Highest Range: 10
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 50
(410) 663 - 1819
[email protected]

Religious Affiliation: Seventh-day Adventist
Transportation: None
Comments:

A multi-cultural and student-centric school where students practice respect for God, others, and themselves.

Calvert School

105 Tuscany Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21210


Early Education: K, P-1
Grade Range: K-8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 602
Taylor Passalacqua
(410) 243 - 6054, ext. 170
[email protected]
Transportation: Kangaroo Coach
Comments:

Established in 1897, Calvert School is an independent, co-educational Lower and Middle School located in the Tuscany-Canterbury neighborhood of Baltimore City. As an internationally recognized leader in co-ed Kindergarten through Eighth Grade (K-8) education, Calvert provides the essential early foundation that children need to flourish academically, socially, and emotionally.

Chesapeake Science Point Charter School

7321 Parkway Drive South
Hanover, MD 21076


Grade Range: 6-12
(443) 757 - 5277

Comments:

Charter School

Children's Manor Montessori School

4465 Montgomery Road
Ellicott City, MD 21043

Comments:

Preschool-5

City Neighbors Charter School

4301 Raspe Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21206


Early Education: K
Grade Range: K-8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 216
(410) 325 - 2627
[email protected]
Transportation: None
Comments:

Baltimore City Charter school. Enrollment begins in December and open house dates are typically January and February. Enrollment based on a lottery system.

City Neighbors Hamilton

5069 Sefton Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21214


Early Education: K
Grade Range: 1-6
Population: Coed
(443) 642 - 2052

Transportation: None
Comments:

Public charter school.

City Springs School

100 S. Caroline Street
Baltimore, MD 21231


Early Education: PK
Grade Range: 8
(410) 396 - 9165

Comments:

Charter School

ConneXions Community Leadership Academy

2801 N. Dukeland Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21216


Grade Range: 6-12
(443) 984 - 1418

Comments:

Charter School

Coppin Academy High School

2500 W. North Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21216


Grade Range: 9-12
(410) 951 - 2600

Comments:

Charter School

Cristo Rey Jesuit High School

420 S. Chester St.
Baltimore, MD 21231


Grade Range: 9-12
Highest Range: 12
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 360
(410) 727 - 3255
[email protected]

Religious Affiliation: Catholic
Transportation: Yes
Comments:

Catholic, co-educational, college preparatory school empowering students in Baltimore City to succeed in college, work, and life. 100% of graduates have been accepted into college. Admitting students of all faiths.

Emmanuel Lutheran School

929 Ingleside Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21228


Early Education: K
Grade Range: K-8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 120
(410) 744 - 0015
[email protected]

Religious Affiliation: Lutheran
Transportation: None
Comments:

Emmanuel Lutheran School is a co-educational, Christ-centered school that has been offering a rigorous curriculum since 1956. Emmanuel Lutheran School has been awarded the Certificate of Approval from MSDE.

F L Templeton Preparatory Academy

1200 Pennsylvania Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21217


Early Education: P,K,P-1
Grade Range: PreK-5
Highest Range: 5
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 500
(410) 396 - 0882
[email protected]
Transportation: None
Comments:

Vision is to prepare our youth for the 21st century while giving them the opportunity to learn, love, and live.

Gilman School

5407 Roland Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21210


Early Education: P,K,P-1
Grade Range: PK-12
Highest Range: 12
Population: All Boys
Total Enrollment: 1,020
(410) 323 - 7169
[email protected]
Transportation: Gilman partners with Kangaroo Coach, an independent transportation contractor, to provide motor coach service to and from school. With nearby morning pickup and evening drop off locations, Kangaroo Coach offers safe and convenient daily transportation.
Special Programs: Gifted
Comments:

A diverse community dedicated to educating boys in mind, body, and spirit through particular emphasis upon academic excellence, athletic participation and aesthetic appreciation.

H.O.P.E. Academy

1808 Edison Hwy.
Baltimore, MD 21213


Early Education: P,K
Grade Range: K-5
Highest Range: 5
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 90
(410) 327 - 9020
[email protected]
Transportation: None

Hampstead Hill Academy

500 S. Linwood Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21224


Early Education: PK
Grade Range: 8
(410) 396 - 9146

Comments:

Charter School

John Carroll School (The)

703 E. Churchville Rd.
Bel Air, MD 21014


Grade Range: 9-12
Highest Range: 12
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 710
Eddie Maynard
(410) 838 - 8333
www.johncarroll.org [email protected]
Transportation: Available in Baltimore, Harford, and Cecil counties
Comments:

The John Carroll School offers a Catholic, co-educational, challenging college preparatory program that incorporates critical thinking, independent exploration, a global perspective and real-life experiences. Our rigorous academic programs enable students to transition to college-level courses with confidence and ease, and our highly qualified and engaging staff nurture and motivate students to reach their full potential every day.

Special programs: Archbishop John Carroll Scholar Program/AP Capstone Distinction, STEAM Academy, Diplomas with Distinction in Science and Fine Arts, College Preparatory Dance Program, St. Joseph Program for students who learn differently, International Student Program.

KIPP Harmony

2810 Shirley Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215


Early Education: K
Grade Range: 1-4
(443) 642 - 2027
[email protected]

KIPP Ujima Village Academy

4701 Greenspring Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21209

(410) 545 - 3669
[email protected]

Lamb of God School (The)

1810 Fairview Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21227


Early Education: K
Grade Range: K-8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 158
(410) 242 - 4100
[email protected]
Transportation: None

Lillie May Carroll Jackson Charter School

900 Woodbourne Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21212


Grade Range: 5th-8th
Highest Range: 8th
Population: All Girls
Total Enrollment: 200
(443) 320 - 9499
[email protected]
Transportation: MTA OneCards and Private Transportation Companies
Special Programs: Gifted

Macbeth Academy

822 Guilford Ave., #912
Baltimore, MD 21202


Grade Range: 2-12
Highest Range: 12
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 30
Kayla Solinsky
(412) 995 - 0284
[email protected]

Religious Affiliation: none
Special Programs: Gifted

Maryland International School

6135 Old Washington Road
Elkridge, MD 21075


Grade Range: 1-12
Highest Range: 12
Population: Coed
Rebekah Ghosh
(410) 750 - 7555
[email protected]
Transportation: Buses available
Special Programs: Gifted

Midtown Academy

1398 Mount Royal Ave
Baltimore, MD 21217


Early Education: K
Grade Range: 1-8
(410) 225 - 3257

Comments:

Charter School

Our Lady of Hope/St. Luke School

8300 North Boundary Rd.
Dundalk, MD 21222


Early Education: PreK3, PreK4, Kindergarten
Grade Range: PreK3-8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 248
(410) 288 - 2793
[email protected]

Religious Affiliation: Catholic-Archdiocese of Baltimore
Transportation: None
Special Programs: Others
Comments:

Our Lady of Hope/St. Luke School is rooted in Catholic Faith, celebrates the uniqueness of every child! Where Faith and Knowledge meet…Hope Grows!

Our School offers many special programs throughout the school year including Drama club, Art, Robotics, Fuel up to play 60 athletics, Student Council, Honor Society, Safety Patrol, and much more! Visit our website to inquire today!

Patterson Park Public Charter School

27 N. Lakewood Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21224


Early Education: P,K,P-1
Grade Range: PreK-8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 674
(410) 558 - 1230

Transportation: None
Comments:

A community-centered learning environment that values diversity and embraces a whole child approach to develop well-educated citizens.

Southwest Baltimore Charter School

1300 Herkimer St.
Baltimore, MD 21223


Early Education: Pre-K & K
Grade Range: Pre-K to 8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 417
Erika Brockman
(443) 984 - 3385
[email protected]
Transportation: None
Special Programs: Others
Comments:

Expeditionary learning school in southwest Baltimore, known for strong culture, rigorous expectations, and art-infused curriculum.

St. Elizabeth School

801 Argonne Drive
Baltimore, MD 21218


Early Education: Yes
Grade Range: 1-12
Highest Range: 12
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 115
Tessa Sollway
(410) 889 - 5054
[email protected]
Transportation: Serving students from Central MD and counties across the state including but not limited to: Baltimore City, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Calvert, Carroll, Frederick, Harford, Howard, and Montgomery Counties. Individual counties provide public transportation.
Special Programs: Learning Disabled

St. Joseph School - Cockeysville

105 Church Lane
Cockeysville, MD 21030


Early Education: PreK4
Grade Range: PreK4-8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 300
(410) 683 - 0600, ext. 2529
[email protected]
Transportation: None
Special Programs: Gifted
Comments:

A National Blue Ribbon School for PreK4-8 offering a private Catholic education in preparation for the best Baltimore area high schools.

St. Joseph School - Fullerton

8416 Belair Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21236


Early Education: PreK-4, Kindergarten
Grade Range: PreK4-Gr. 8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 541
Francesca Troiano
(410) 256 - 8026
[email protected]

Religious Affiliation: Catholic
Transportation: No bus service; daycare van transportation arranged with parent
Special Programs: Gifted
Comments:

* 2016 Blue Ribbon School of Excellence
* Recognized as a Top Workplace for four consecutive years by the Baltimore Sun Media Group

St. Paul's Pre & Lower School

11232 Falls Rd., P.O. Box 8000
Brooklandville, MD 21022


Early Education: Infants
Grade Range: Infants-Grade 4
Highest Range: 4
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 214
Erin Cooke
(410) 821 - 3029
[email protected]

Religious Affiliation: Episcopal
Transportation: Bus transportation to Howard & Harford Counties available.
Special Programs: Others

St. Pius X School

6432 York Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21212


Early Education: P,K
Grade Range: PreK-8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 210
(410) 427 - 7400
[email protected]
Transportation: None
Comments:

Follows a Montessori Program from PreK 3yr olds through 3rd grade. 4th grade through 8th grade is rooted in a traditional curriculum preparing students for college prep high schools.

St. Timothy's School

8400 Greenspring Ave.
Stevenson, MD 21153


Grade Range: 9-12
Highest Range: 12
Population: Girls
Total Enrollment: 175
(410) 486 - 7401
[email protected]
Transportation: None
Comments:

Chartered in 1832, St. Timothy’s School is an independent, all-girls boarding and day school for grades 9-12, offering the globally recognized International Baccalaureate Program. Prizing curiosity and intellectual independence, St. Timothy’s encourages girls to be open-minded, principled, and empathetic community members who embrace a wide variety of thought and experience–while leading balanced lives of sisterhood and joy.

St. Ursula School

8900 Harford Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21234


Early Education: P,K
Grade Range: PreK4-8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 629
Lauren Calva
(410) 665 - 3533
[email protected]

Religious Affiliation: Catholic
Transportation: None
Special Programs: Gifted
Comments:

We are a thriving Pre-K (4) through 8th grade Catholic School, rooted in Catholic values and high quality academics. Since opening our doors in 1940, we have remained dedicated to providing our students with a superior educational experience that goes well beyond what is learned in the classroom. Our students develop into well-rounded individuals, who show compassion and concern for others. The safe and loving environment of St. Ursula School encourages its students to grow spiritually, socially and emotionally.

The Crossroads School

802 S. Caroline Street
Baltimore, MD 21231


Grade Range: 6-8

Comments:

Charter School

The Empowerment Academy

851 Braddish Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21216


Early Education: PK
Grade Range: 1-8
(443) 984 - 2381

Comments:

Charter School

The Green School of Baltimore

2851 Kentucky Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21213


Early Education: K
Grade Range: 5
(410) 488 - 5312

Comments:

Charter School

The Sacred Heart School of Glyndon

63 Sacred Heart Lane
Glyndon, MD 21071


Early Education: P,K
Grade Range: PreK-8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 490
Paula Caponiti
(410) 833 - 0857
[email protected]

Religious Affiliation: Catholic
Transportation: None
Special Programs: Gifted
Comments:

Educating Children of all faiths. Attend our upcoming Open House on Monday, January 30, 2017 at 9:00am. If unable to attend the open house, please call for a tour.

Trinity Lutheran Christian School & Early Learning Center

1100 Philadelphia Rd.
Joppa, MD 21085


Early Education: 6 wks-PreK and Early 5's
Grade Range: K-8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 320
(410) 679 - 4000
[email protected]
Transportation: None

Tunbridge Public Charter School

5504 York Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21212


Early Education: P,K
Grade Range: PreK-8
Highest Range: 8
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 470
(410) 323 - 8690
[email protected]
Transportation: None
Comments:

Baltimore City public charter school.

Watershed Public Charter School

6946 Dogwood Rd.
Windsor Mill, MD 21244


Grade Range: K-4
Highest Range: 4
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 220
Jenn Readmond
(410) 944 - 1810
[email protected]

Religious Affiliation: None
Special Programs: Others
Comments:

Watershed Public Charter School provides an interconnected learning environment, where hands-on exploration and creative expression foster the learning process. Our community promotes rigorous academic achievement, meaningful outdoor experiences and continuous growth for all students.

Wolfe Street Academy

245 S. Wolfe St.
Baltimore, MD 21231


Early Education: P,K
Grade Range: PreK-5
Highest Range: 5
Population: Coed
Total Enrollment: 225
(410) 396 - 9140
[email protected]
Transportation: None
Comments:

A public school with charter status, serving students in its enrollment zone and then by lottery. Providing students with the skills to succeed through a highly qualified staff, strong academic programs and a dedication to the strength of community.