Are you looking for Private Middle Schools in Greenville or Upstate, SC? Here’s a list of Private Middle Schools in and around Greenville. This list includes Christian schools, Montessori schools and more.
For a full list of private schools in Greenville, including, elementary and high schools, check out our Ultimate Guide to Private Schools in Greenville.
TITLE SPONSOR 864.678.5107 | Two Campuses, Greenville, SC
2023 KABOOM Family Favorites First Place: Private Schools
First Presbyterian Academy (FPA) at Shannon Forest, K3 – 12th Grade, and First Presbyterian Academy Downtown, K2 – K6, both offer a unique, premiere college preparatory school experience rooted in a Christian worldview. Small, intimate classes are taught by exceptional faculty who embrace the idea that teaching is also discipleship.
Learning Difference Program
Find out more at First Presbyterian Academy!
SPONSORED 864.268.2210 | 207 Mitchell Road, Greenville, SC
Offers: K3 – Middle School
For over 45 years, Mitchell Road Christian Academy has upheld a tradition of academic excellence, character development, and spiritual formation for students in K3-8th grade. We provide a safe environment with caring, accessible, and experienced teachers who challenge and nurture students throughout their time at MRCA.
Our students master content and develop the skills of effective communication, collaboration, and critical thinking. We are passionate about biblically integrating our curriculum and aim to glorify Christ in all our endeavors as we equip our students to become ambassadors for Christ.
Click here to learn how Mitchell Road Christian Academy can partner with your family. For info. on our admissions process, visit our Admissions page. For any other questions, please call 864-268-2210 or email admissions@
SPONSORED 864.770.1395 | 1700 Wade Hampton Boulevard, Greenville, SC
Founded in 1927, Bob Jones Academy is well known for its excellent education serving students preschool through grade 12. Our school includes a strong learning environment under a nurturing faculty who teach from a biblical worldview while demonstrating Christ-like character. Our mission is to assist like-minded Christian parents in challenging students to love Jesus Christ, to embrace God’s truth, to exercise integrity, to pursue excellence and to serve others.
We challenge our students to succeed by providing high quality academics and encouraging personal excellence. It is our goal to develop fully prepared and mature college-bound graduates who love God with all their heart. Our school is accredited through both Cognia and the American Association of Christian Schools.
In BJA’s college preparatory high school program, classes are 50 minutes long and meet five days a week. Twenty-four credits are required for graduation. In addition to a full slate of rigorous college prep courses, BJA offers an honors track—both math and science—and general courses in the core areas. BJA has a robust dual-credit program through its affiliated nationally accredited college, Bob Jones University.
Contact Bob Jones Academy at [email protected] or 864.770.1395 for more information.
SPONSORED 864.234.9009 | 100 St. Joseph's Drive, Greenville, SC
St. Joseph’s Catholic School is a private, Roman Catholic co-educational day school located in South Carolina.
The school aims to provide academic excellence and form students’ minds, hearts, and souls in the likeness of Christ. The school serves a diverse community of students from 37 zip codes, 24 cities, and six counties.
The school offers a wide range of educational opportunities, including 13 Advanced Placement courses, 22 Honors courses, and 10 Honor Societies. The school is an independent Catholic school, recognized and approved by the Diocese of Charleston. SJCS has received various accolades, including being named a Catholic Education Honor Roll School of Excellence by the Cardinal Newman Society, and being ranked the #1 Catholic School in South Carolina by Niche.com.
The school also offers generous financial aid, with more than $1.7 million given in aid through its Flexible Tuition program. Additionally, SJCS offers a wide range of extracurricular activities, including 53 sports teams and 64 fine arts opportunities. 98% of graduates earn at least one merit-based scholarship.
Visit www.sjcatholicschool.org for more information.
SPONSORED 864.299.1522 | 245 Cavalier Drive, Greenville, SC
Offers: Pre-K – High School
An independent college preparatory school in the Episcopal tradition, Christ Church Episcopal School is one of the Greenville, SC area’s most prestigious academic institutions, serving approximately 1,150 students in grades K5-12.
If you are looking for a school that will offer your child an educational experience unlike any other in the Upstate, a school that will educate the whole child – intellectually, spiritually, morally, and physically – then you will want to consider becoming a part of the CCES family.
Find out more at CCES!
The close relationships formed between students, teachers and administrators is very apparent at CCES. The teachers demonstrate such concern and love for my child and make her feel welcome and cherished. From book buddies to science exploration with Upper School biology classes, to Skyping with students in Brazil, to enrichment and discovery opportunities to expand her appreciation for music and inquiry, my child has been given opportunities not seen in many other schools.
SPONSORED 864.228.1881| | 1101 Jonesville Road, Simpsonville, SC
Offers: Toddler (half day) – Middle School
Five Oaks Academy is accredited by the South Carolina Independent School Association (SCISA) and is the only Montessori school in the area that offers a cohesive program from toddler through eighth grade. With over 36 countries represented, the global community within Five Oaks Academy (FOA) and its unique research-based approach to education give students an educational experience you won’t find anywhere else.
FOA is a welcoming environment that focuses on creating original thinkers and encourages students to develop problem-solving and critical thinking skills. Understanding that each child has his own learning style and interests, students at FOA are treated as individuals. A low student:teacher ratio allows each child to receive a customized education. Students explore the realm of mathematics, literature, history, science, geography and the arts in a creative and research-based manner.
Along with a challenging academic curriculum, the program fosters the development of time management skills and helps students learn to prioritize their responsibilities. Additionally, students are led in discovering and developing their own unique talents and strengths. Most importantly, FOA strives to foster student’s curiosity and love of learning so they become lifelong learners. Our goal is for our students to have success not only in the classroom but in the real world as well.
Find out more at Five Oaks Academy!
SPONSORED 864.234.7595 | 2211 Woodruff Road , Simpsonville, SC
2023 KABOOM Family Favorites Finalist: Private Schools
Southside Christian School (SCS) partners with Christian parents in providing an excellent education consistent with biblical truth. We encourage students to discover, grow, and achieve all God has for them.
Elementary, Middle, and High School students are encouraged to excel in every area of their education. At SCS, we believe learning should be challenging and fun.
SCS also offers Student Success Services to meet each child where they are in the learning process.
Students have multiple opportunities outside of the classroom through service, clubs, athletics and fine arts.
Students participate in chapel, Spiritual Life Conferences, and small groups led by faculty and staff.
The community of students, families, faculty, and staff truly make a difference at Southside Christian School. The SCS community is like a family, which encourages a fun and loving learning environment.
We would love for you to experience our school through a private tour or an open house. Visit southsidechristian.org to complete your inquiry or RSVP for an open house. We hope to see you soon!
864.578.4238 | 8740 Asheville Highway, Spartanburg, SC
Spartanburg Christian Academy is religiously affiliated with First Baptist North Spartanburg and offers programming and curriculum for 3K through 12th Grade.
864.269.8999 | 847 Cleveland Street, Greenville, SC
Einstein Academy is a non-profit private school for 1st-8th graders who have been diagnosed with ADHD, ADD, Autism and/or similar challenges.
864.587.2060 | 190 Lincoln School Road, Spartanburg, SC
Oakbrook is a College Preparatory School with Christian education in Spartanburg.
864.585.3046 | 384 South Spring Street, Spartanburg, SC
Montessori Academy of Spartanburg provides a developmentally appropriate environment for students ranging from 8 weeks through the 8th grade.
864.329.9884 | 2519 Woodruff Road, Simpsonville, SC
864.582.7539 | 1701 Skylyn Drive, Spartanburg, SC
Spartanburg Day School is a nationally-accredited independent school, offering curriculum and programming for 3K through 12th grade.
864.277.5350 | 2 James Drive, Greenville, SC
Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic School in Greenville offers a classical program through the Catholic faith for children in Kindergarten through 12th Grade.
864.585.7711 | 355 Cedar Springs Road, Spartanburg, SC
The South Carolina School for the Deaf and the Blind, located in Spartanburg, offers a specialized school for children from preschool through grade 12. The school provides vision and hearing services in communities and schools throughout South Carolina.
864.370.3100 | 875 State Park Road, Greenville, SC
Hampton Park Christian School in Greenville offers curriculum, education, and programming for K5 through 12th Grade.
864.576.2234 | 1217 John B White Senior Boulevard, Spartanburg, SC
Eddlemon Adventist School is religiously affiliated with the Spartanburg Seventh-day Adventist Church and offers curriculum for Kindergarteners – 8th Graders. Their Child Development Center begins at 2 years old.
864.331.2145 | 1209 Brushy Creek Road, Taylors, SC
Prince of Peace Catholic School in Taylors is the primary apostolate of Prince of Peace Parish to offer a curriculum based on the teaching of the Catholic faith. Programs and curriculum are available for K4 – 8th Grades, and K4 has the option of a half-day or full-day.
864.244.8899 | 65 Verdae Commons Drive, Greenville, SC
Camperdown Academy is a special education school located in Greenville that offers education and support for students with dyslexia and language-based learning differences in grades 1-8.
864.576.4953 | 1990 Old Reidville Road, Spartanburg, SC
Westgate Christian School in Spartanburg is religiously affiliated with Westgate Baptist Church and offers faith-based curriculum for 3K – 12th grade.
864.463.8888 | 650 Battleground Road, Cowpens, SC
Religiously affiliated with Mountain View Baptist Church
Grades: 4K preschool – 12th
864.877.5555 | 101 Calvary Street, Greer, SC
Calvary Christian School in Greer offers faith-based curriculum for K2 – 12th Grade.