Hagerstown Children's School
141 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Nonsectarian program. Two-year-olds, preschool and full-day kindergarten. Offers a prepared environment of hands-on Montessori learning materials to support a self-paced, progressive curriculum. Children ages 2-3 are in one class; children ages 3-6 are in another. Preschool students may attend two, three or five days a week. Monthly preschool tuition is $130 for two days per week, $190 for three days per week and $310 for five days per week.
Optional full-day kindergarten from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. is $600 per month. The school also offers pre-primary programs for 2-year-olds. Child care is available between 7 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. for students. For information, call 301-739-6886.
12215 Walnut Point West, Hagerstown. Kindergarten (for 4- and 5-year-olds) through 12th grade. Nondenominational Christian school. Tuition is $3,570 for grades 7-12. Tuition for pre-kindergarten through sixth grade is $3,308.
There is a 10 percent discount for first-time families, and discounted tuition for additional children from the same family. For information, call 301-582-2600.
Highland View Academy
10100 Academy Drive, Hagerstown. Grades nine through 12. Based in the Seventh-day Adventist faith, but accepts students of all backgrounds. Yearly tuition for students staying in a dormitory is $13,810. Tuition for nondormitory students is $7,870. For information, call 301-739-8480.
Mount Aetna Adventist Elementary School
10207 Crystal Falls Drive, Hagerstown. Pre-kindergarten through eighth grade. Tuition is $278 a month; registration fee is $150. Discounted tuition for additional children from the same family. For information, call 301-824-3875.
St. James School
17641 College Road, St. James. Grades eight through 12. Affiliated with the Episcopal Church, but accepts students of all backgrounds. Tuition is $30,500 for boarders and $20,000 for day students. Financial aid is available. For information, call 301-733-9330.
St. Maria Goretti High School
1535 Oak Hill Ave., Hagerstown. Catholic co-ed college preparatory high school. Grades nine through 12. Tuition is $8,300. For information, call 301-739-4266.
St. Mary Catholic School
218 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Traditional Catholic school, kindergarten through eighth grade. Tuition for members of St. Mary parish in Hagerstown and St. Michael parish in Boonsboro is $3,400. For members of other local Catholic churches, tuition is $4,080, and for students of other denominations, it is $4,875. Tuition for all kindergarten students is $2,200. If a third child from the same family attends, tuition for that child is reduced by 20 percent. If a fourth child from the same family attends, tuition is free. For information, call 301-733-1184.
Truth Christian Academy
41 Bryan Circle, Hagerstown. Kindergarten through 12th grade. Affiliated with the Church of God Universal. The monthly tuition is $120 per month for the first child, $110 per month for each additional child from the same family. For information, call 301-733-0712.