Top 10 Best Fort Wayne Private Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 42 private schools serving 10,842 students in Fort Wayne, IN (there are 77 public schools, serving 46,744 public students). 19% of all K-12 students in Fort Wayne, IN are educated in private schools (compared to the IN state average of 11%).
The top ranked private schools in Fort Wayne, IN include Canterbury School, Concordia Lutheran High School and Emmanuel - St Michael Lutheran School.
The average acceptance rate is 90%, which is higher than the Indiana private school average acceptance rate of 88%.
81% of private schools in Fort Wayne, IN are religiously affiliated (most commonly Lutheran Church Missouri Synod and Catholic).

Top Ranked Fort Wayne Private Schools (2024)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Bishop Dwenger High School
Bishop Dwenger High School Photo - Saints for Life
(Catholic)
1300 E Washington Center Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46825
(260) 496-4707
Grades: 9-12
| 1,012 students
Bishop Luers High School
Bishop Luers High School Photo - Ukulele Society
(Catholic)
(1)
333 East Paulding Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46816
(260) 456-1261
Grades: 9-12
| 511 students
7400 E State Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
(260) 493-7400
Grades: PK-12
| 1,077 students
Canterbury School
Canterbury School Photo
5601 Covington Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
(260) 407-3553
Grades: NS-12
| 895 students
Concordia Lutheran Church-schl
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
4245 Lake Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
(260) 426-9922
Grades: PK-8
| 461 students
Concordia Lutheran High School
Concordia Lutheran High School Photo - Service is key for our students. We encourage service through a Service Day, volunteer hours, and fundraisers for needy families.
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
1601 Saint Joe River Dr
Fort Wayne, IN 46805
(260) 483-1102
Grades: 9-12
| 611 students
Emmanuel - St Michael Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
1123 Union Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
(260) 422-6712
Grades: PK-8
| 409 students
Holy Cross Lutheran Church
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
3425 Crescent Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46805
(260) 483-3173
Grades: PK-8
| 440 students
Lutheran South Unity School
Lutheran South Unity School Photo
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
5401 S Calhoun St
Fort Wayne, IN 46807
(260) 744-0459
Grades: K-8
| 180 students
St. Charles Borromeo School
(Catholic)
4910 Trier Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
(260) 484-3392
Grades: PK-8
| 801 students
2211 Brooklyn Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
(260) 432-4001
Grades: PK-8
| 534 students
St. John The Baptist
(Baptist)
4500 Fairfield Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46807
(260) 456-3321
Grades: PK-8
| 267 students
St. Jude Continuation School
(Catholic)
2110 Pemberton Dr
Fort Wayne, IN 46805
(260) 484-4611
Grades: PK-8
| 503 students
St. Paul's Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
1125 Barr St
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
(260) 424-0049
Grades: PK-8
| 171 students
St. Peters Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
7810 Maysville Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
(260) 749-5811
Grades: PK-8
| n/a students
Southwest Montessori Academy
Southwest Montessori Academy Photo
Montessori School
(1)
1625 Magnavox Way, Suite B
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
(260) 434-4450
Grades: PK-K
| 40 students
Suburban Bethlehem Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
6318 W California Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46818
(260) 483-9371
Grades: NS-8
| 199 students
Zion Lutheran Academy
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
2313 Hanna Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46803
(260) 744-1389
Grades: PK-8
| 52 students
Ascension Lutheran School
Ascension Lutheran School Photo
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
8811 Saint Joe Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46835
(260) 486-2226
Grades: PK-8
| 107 students
Beautiful Savior Ev Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
11228 Coldwater Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46845
(260) 637-3475
Grades: K-8
| 12 students
Carnegie Boulevard KinderCare
Daycare / Preschool
7856 Carnegie Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
(260) 755-6159
Grades: NS-PK
| n/a students
Central Christian School
Central Christian School Photo
(Christian)
5801 Schwartz Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46835
(260) 493-0193
Grades: PK-8
| 161 students
Cornerstone Daycare Learning Center
Daycare / Preschool (Assembly of God)
1400 W Washington Center Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46825
(260) 489-3737
Grades: PK-K
| 162 students
Coventry School Of Early Learning
Daycare / Preschool
9409 Illinois Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
(260) 432-7186
Grades: PK-K
| 37 students
Crossroad Academy
Alternative School (Church of Christ)
1825 Beacon St
Fort Wayne, IN 46805
(260) 484-4153
Grades: 1-12
| n/a students
Emmaus Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(8)
8626 Covington Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
(260) 459-7722
Grades: PK-8
| 211 students
Fort Wayne KinderCare
Daycare / Preschool
2008 E Dupont Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46825
(260) 755-2905
Grades: NS-PK
| n/a students
Horizon Christian Academy
(Christian)
3301 E. Coliseum
Fort Wayne, IN 46808
(260) 210-2348
Grades: K-12
| 148 students
Kiddie Prep School
Daycare / Preschool (Church of the Nazarene)
(1)
8611 Mayhew Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46835
(260) 485-7951
Grades: PK-K
| 200 students
Martin Luther King School
Martin Luther King School Photo
Montessori School
6001 S. Anthony Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46816
(260) 423-4333
Grades: NS
| 128 students
Messiah Lutheran Preschool and Childcare
Daycare / Preschool (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
7211 Stellhorn Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
(260) 485-4613
Grades: NS-PK
| 123 students
Most Precious Blood Catholic School
(Catholic)
1529 Barthold St
Fort Wayne, IN 46808
(260) 424-4832
Grades: PK-8
| 219 students
Our Lady School
(Catholic)
7215 Saint Joe Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46835
(260) 485-5289
Grades: K-8
| 100 students
2726 Lynn Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46805
(260) 482-1743
Grades: PK-2
| 51 students
Pine Hills Learning Place
Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
10513 Leo Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46825
(260) 637-3197
Grades: PK-K
| 124 students
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[+] Show Closed Private Schools in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Fort Wayne, Indiana Private Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Bethlehem Lutheran School (Closed 2006)
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
3705 S Anthony Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46806
(260) 456-3587
Grades: K-8
| 113 students
3029 East Paulding Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46816
(219) 447-5121
Grades: PK-8
| 211 students
1816 Klug Dr
Fort Wayne, IN 46818
(260) 969-0950
Grades: K-12
| 26 students
St. John Lutheran School (Closed 2010)
(Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
725 W Washington Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
(260) 426-4193
Grades: K-9
| 87 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked private schools in Fort Wayne, IN?
The top ranked private schools in Fort Wayne, IN include Canterbury School, Concordia Lutheran High School and Emmanuel - St Michael Lutheran School.
How many private schools are located in Fort Wayne, IN?
42 private schools are located in Fort Wayne, IN.
How diverse are private schools in Fort Wayne, IN?
Fort Wayne, IN private schools are approximately 23% minority students, which is lower than the Indiana private school average of 24%.
What percentage of students in Fort Wayne, IN go to private school?
19% of all K-12 students in Fort Wayne, IN are educated in private schools (compared to the IN state average of 11%).
What percentage of private schools are religiously affiliated in Fort Wayne, IN?
81% of private schools in Fort Wayne, IN are religiously affiliated (most commonly Lutheran Church Missouri Synod and Catholic).

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