Oldest Private Schools in Indiana

The average private school in Indiana was founded around 1966 (2021-22).
The oldest private school in Indiana is St. Paul School - New Alsace, founded in 1834.

Oldest Private Schools in Indiana (2021-22)

School
Founding Date
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
St. Paul School - New Alsace
St. Paul School - New Alsace Photo - St. Paul Students perform the Christmas Show at Nursing Home
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1834
Grades: NS-8
9788 North Dearborn Rd
Guilford, IN 47022
(812) 623-2631
Rank: #22.
St. Paul's Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1837
Grades: K-8
1125 Barr St
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
(260) 424-0049
Rank: #33.
St. John the Evangelist Catholic School
St. John the Evangelist Catholic School Photo - Spiritual development. We attend Mass and adoration weekly, making sure our students have a pivotal role in planning our liturgies. Religion is a core academic subject conducted daily. Students are expected to know Basic Catholic Teachings or BCTs.
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1846
Grades: NS-8
9400 Wicker Avenue
Saint John, IN 46373
(219) 365-5451
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Oldenburg Academy
(Roman Catholic)
(2)
Founding Date: 1852
Grades: 9-12
1 Twister Cir
Oldenburg, IN 47036
(812) 934-4440
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
St. John Evangelical Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1852
Grades: NS-8
6630 Southeastern Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46203
(317) 352-9196
Rank: #66.
Trinity Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1853
Grades: K-9
1403 W Boonville New Harmony Rd
Evansville, IN 47725
(812) 867-5279
Rank: #77.
St. Peters Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1855
Grades: PK-8
7810 Maysville Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
(260) 749-5811
Rank: #88.
Zion Lutheran School
Zion Lutheran School Photo
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(2)
Founding Date: 1858
Grades: NS-8
6513 W 300 S
New Palestine, IN 46163
(317) 861-4210
Rank: #99.
St. John Lutheran School
St. John Lutheran School Photo - Our 5th & 6th Grade classes enjoy Outdoor Education at Camp Lutherhaven!
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(1)
Founding Date: 1859
Grades: PK-8
301 S Oak St
Kendallville, IN 46755
(260) 347-2444
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
St. John's Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1861
Grades: NS-8
1507 Saint Johns Church Road Ne
Lanesville, IN 47136
(812) 952-2737
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Union Bible College Academy
(Christian)
(1)
Founding Date: 1861
Grades: K-12
434 S Union St
Westfield, IN 46074
(317) 896-9324
Rank: #1212.
St. Peter's Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1863
Grades: K-8
719 5th Street
Columbus, IN 47201
(812) 372-5266
Rank: #1313.
St. Mary Elementary School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1865
Grades: PK-8
209 Washington St
North Vernon, IN 47265
(812) 346-3445
Rank: #1414.
Trinity Lutheran School
Trinity Lutheran School Photo - Trinity Lutheran School - Indianapolis, IN. Celebrating nearly 150 years of education in Indianapolis.
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(1)
Founding Date: 1872
Grades: NS-8
8540 E 16th St
Indianapolis, IN 46219
(317) 897-0243
Rank: #1515.
Trinity Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(1)
Founding Date: 1874
Grades: PK-8
30888 County Road 6
Elkhart, IN 46514
(574) 674-8800
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
St. Peter Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1880
Grades: PK-8
810 W Talmer Ave
North Judson, IN 46366
(574) 896-5933
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Trinity Lutheran School
Trinity Lutheran School Photo
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1880
Grades: K-8
891 S Linda Street
Hobart, IN 46342
(219) 942-3147
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Suburban Bethlehem Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1883
Grades: NS-8
6318 W California Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46818
(260) 483-9371
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Zion Lutheran Academy
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1883
Grades: PK-8
2313 Hanna Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46803
(260) 745-2979
Rank: #2020.
St. John The Baptist School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1885
Grades: NS-5
323 Mill St
Tipton, IN 46072
(765) 675-4741
Rank: #2121.
St. Paul's Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1886
Grades: PK-8
8601 Harrison Ave
Munster, IN 46321
(219) 836-6270
Rank: #2222.
St. St.anislaus School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1891
Grades: PK-8
1506 Washington Street
Michigan City, IN 46360
(219) 872-2258
Rank: #2323.
Culver Academies
Culver Academies Photo
Founding Date: 1894
Grades: 9-12
1300 Academy Rd
Culver, IN 46511
(574) 842-8300
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Cross Street Christian School
(Seventh Day Adventist)
Founding Date: 1902
Grades: PK-8
2318 W Cross St
Anderson, IN 46011
(765) 274-5291
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Park Tudor School
Park Tudor School Photo - Travel opportunities for students include trips to France, Spain, Uruguay, China, and cities throughout the U.S.
(1)
Founding Date: 1902
Grades: PK-12
7200 N College Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46240
(317) 415-2700
Rank: #2626.
Highland Christian School
(Christian)
Founding Date: 1909
Grades: PK-8
3040 Ridge Rd
Highland, IN 46322
(219) 838-0356
Rank: #2727.
Our Lady Of Lourdes School
Our Lady Of Lourdes School Photo - Our Lady of Lourdes celebrates 100 years of educating the children of Indianapolis!
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1911
Grades: PK-8
30 S Downey Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46219
(317) 357-3316
Rank: #2828.
St. Rose of Lima Catholic School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1912
Grades: PK-8
401 Monroe St
Monroeville, IN 46773
(260) 623-3447
Rank: #2929.
St. Louis Academy
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1915
Grades: PK-8
15529 Lincoln Hwy E
New Haven, IN 46774
(260) 749-5815
Rank: #3030.
South Bend Junior Academy
South Bend Junior Academy Photo
(Seventh Day Adventist)
Founding Date: 1917
Grades: K-9
1910 Altgeld Street
South Bend, IN 46614
(574) 287-3713
Rank: #3131.
Cathedral High School
Cathedral High School Photo - Cathedral High School's college-like campus sits on 40-acres of woods and rolling hills.
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1918
Grades: 9-12
5225 E 56th St
Indianapolis, IN 46226
(317) 542-1481
Rank: #3232.
Bishop Noll Institute
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1921
Grades: 9-12
1519 Hoffman Street
Hammond, IN 46327
(219) 932-9058
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Holy Name Catholic School
Holy Name Catholic School Photo - In addition to a rigourous curriculum and individualized approach to learning, Holy Name is known for its wonderful arts program. Students in Grades 5 - 8 are invited to participate in Choir while Art Club, Drama Club, Guitar Club and Band are optional extra-curriculars that allow students to express themselves in a variety of ways.
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1922
Grades: PK-8
21 N 17th Avenue
Beech Grove, IN 46107
(317) 784-9078
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
The Orchard School
The Orchard School Photo - Orchard students experience their education through hands-on learning. Here, quail chicks are introduced to third graders in science class. The students are there to observe the hatching, and then record the rate of growth and feeding habits in the chicks.
(1)
Founding Date: 1922
Grades: NS-8
615 W 64th St
Indianapolis, IN 46260
(317) 251-9253
Rank: #3535.
Aboite Christian School
(Seventh Day Adventist)
Founding Date: 1924
Grades: K-8
14615 Winters Rd
Roanoke, IN 46783
(260) 672-8544
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