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V indicates that the school offers care for younger children before and/or after normal school hours. Enrollment figures from the 2015-2016 school year. Tuition figures for 2018-2019. Many private schools also offer preschool programs; see listings under Child Care & Preschool Programs.

Ann Arbor Academy

1153 Oak Valley [map]
(734) 747-6641

70 students in grades 4-13 (13th year bridge program to college or work). Meredith Schindler, director. For students with divergent learning styles, learning disabilities, dyslexia, Asperger's, high-functioning autism, and AD/HD. Multisensory techniques. Summer program. $18,200/yr with limited scholarships available. annarboracademy@gmail.com, annarboracademy.org 39, D8


Ann Arbor Adventist Elementary School

2796 Packard [map]
(734) 971-5570

18 students in grades 1-8. Sally Smith, principal. Bible-based Christian education and outreach programs. $2,500-3,500 (depends on church affiliation). dking@misda.org, annarbor22.adventistschoolconnect.org 40, F7


Ann Arbor Christian School

5500 Whitmore Lake [map]
(734) 741-4948

Interdenominational school with 200 students in grades PreK-8. Strong focus on Christian faith integration. Pre-K fees vary; $4,867 kindergarten; $8,721 grades 1-5; $9,513 grades 6-8; sibling discounts and tuition assistance available. office@annarborchristian.org, annarborchristian.org 41, D1


Ann Arbor Hills Child Development Center

2775 Bedford [map]
(734) 971-3080

Programs for parents and toddlers, preschoolers, jr. kindergarten, kindergarten, and grades 1 & 2. Ramelle Alexander & Beth Randall, co-directors. Individualized programs at every level with emphasis at elementary level on literacy, math, and core subjects. See website for pricing. admin@aahcdc.com, aahcdc.com 42, F6


Christian Montessori School of Ann Arbor

5225 Jackson [map]
(734) 332-9600

Grades 1-3. Laura Bengel, head of school. Individualized Montessori education in a non-denominational Christian environment. Montessori-certified teachers. Monthly rate $1,177. Summer programs, hot lunch, enrichment classes, (physical education, Spanish, art, and music), on 17-acre campus. office@cmsaa.org, cmsaa.org 43, A4


Clonlara School

1289 Jewett [map]
(734) 769-4511

K-12 programs "recognize each learner's curiosity, strengths, interests and talents as the foundation of his or her educational experience." Chandra Montgomery Nicol, executive director. Off Campus Program (680 enrolled), Campus Program (40 enrolled, student-teacher ratio 1:8), and Online Program. Campus K-2 yearly tuition $6,000, grades 3-5 $8,000, grades 6-8 $11,000, high school $15,000. See website for online and off-campus tuition costs. info@clonlara.org, clonlara.org 44, E6


Daycroft Montessori School, Zeeb Campus (K-8)

1095 N. Zeeb [map]
(734) 662-3335

115 students in grades K-8. Ed Hollinger, interim head of school. Kindergarten $15,950; grades 1-8 $17,830. Hours 8:15 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Low student to teacher ratios. Before-school care and after-school enrichment programs. Financial aid available. admissions@daycroft.org, daycroft.org V, 45, A3


Emerson School

5425 Scio Church [map]
(734) 665-5662

340 students in grades K-8. John Huber, head of school. Programs for gifted and academically talented students in science, world languages, art, music, physical education, computers, and library. Average class size 15. Average teacher experience 20 years. Kindergarten $16,990, grades 1-5 $20,590; grades 6-8 $22,390. Summer camps. admissions@emerson-school.org, emerson-school.org V, BA, Drop-In, 46, A6


Father Gabriel Richard Regional Catholic High School

4333 Whitehall [map]
(734) 662-0496

560 students in grades 9-12. Chris Dotson, principal. Education based upon Catholic principles and traditions. College prep. $10,400/yr. fgoffice@fgrhs.org, fgrhs.org 47, H2


Greenhills School

850 Greenhills [map]
(734) 205-4068

515 students in grades 6-12. Peter Fayroian, head of school. Average class size 16. Contact for pricing. admission@greenhillsschool.org, greenhillsschool.org. 48, H4


Hebrew Day School of Ann Arbor

2937 Birch Hollow [map]
(734) 971-4633

Grades K-5. Jennifer Rosenberg, head of school. Multi-age classrooms in grades 1-2 and 3-4. General studies and Hebrew immersion/Judaic studies program. $14,900 kindergarten; $15,900 grades 1-5. Income-based tuition. office@hdsaa.org, hdsaa.org V, 49, E7


Michigan Islamic Academy

2301 Plymouth [map]
(734) 665-8882

230 students in grades pre-K-12. Fayzeh Madani, principal. Montessori preschool and kindergarten. Full-time Islamic school. $6,400 kindergarten tuition. $5,850 grades 1-12; sibling discounts. mia-aa.org 51, F3


The Rudolf Steiner High School of Ann Arbor

2230 Pontiac Tr. [map]
(734) 669-9394

120 students in grades 9-12. Laura Shope, high school coordinator. Waldorf education. $20,970. hsofficemanager@steinerschool.org, steinerschool.org 52, E3


The Rudolf Steiner School of Ann Arbor-Lower School

2775 Newport [map]
(734) 995-4141

275 students in grades pre-K-8. Peggy Wilson, lower school coordinator. Waldorf education. Grades 1-8 tuition: $16,980/yr. info@steinerschool.org, steinerschool.org V, 53, C2


St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School

2270 E. Stadium [map]
(734) 821-2200

420 students (preschool-grade 8). Julie Fantone Pritzel, principal. Out-of-parish tuition: $4,280 half-day kindergarten; $8,230 grades K-8 (one student). Discounted rates for siblings and in-parish families. school@stfrancisaa.org, stfrancisa2.com/school V, 55, F6


St. Paul Lutheran Elementary & Middle School

495 Earhart [map]
(734) 665-0604

288 students in grades pre-K-8. Robert Burgess, principal. Half- and full-day kindergarten. Call for tuition; sibling discounts. Financial assistance available. admissions@stpaulannarbor.org, school.stpaulannarbor.org V, 56, G4


St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School

540 Elizabeth [map]
(734) 769-0911

125 students in preschool-grade 8. Tim DiLaura, principal. Classical Catholic education with curriculum and pedagogy in union with formation of Catholic faith and practice. Spanish all grades, Latin grades 5-8. Music. Daily Mass or Adoration. Contact for adult-child ratio and pricing. Half- and full-day preschool. lsteffy@sta2.org, sta2.org V, BA, Drop-in, NAEYC, TT, 57, D4


Spiritus Sanctus Academy

4101 E. Joy [map]
(734) 996-3855

185 students in grades pre-K-8. Sr. John Dominic O.P., principal. Roman Catholic teachings; full academic program. Contact for pricing. info@spiritussanctus.org, facebook.com/spiritussanctusacademy 54, H1


Summers-Knoll School

2203 Platt [map]
(734) 971-7991

100 children in grades K-8. Walter Landberg, head of school. Small class size, multi-age classrooms for bright, gifted, and creative children. Programs during vacation breaks, including summer camp. Tuition: $16,750 kindergarten; $18,880 grades 1-4; $20,080 grades 5-8. Need-based financial aid available. info@summers-knoll.org, summers-knoll.org V, 58, F6


Veritas Christi Catholic High School


(734) 645-1643

Grades 7-12. Charles (Chip) Clearwater, principal. Roman Catholic high school for students with special needs. Contact for pricing. veritaschristi.com 59, E7




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