Nativity Catholic School

  • Nativity Catholic School educates children in Grades PreK-8 in a faith-filled, nurturing atmosphere.
  • Nativity Catholic School will LEAD through: Love rooted in Christ
  • Education focused on academic excellence and service to others
  • Achievement through personal effort and perseverance  Development of mind, body, and spirit
  •   Nativity Catholic School is a Leader in Me school, incorporating the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People into daily instruction.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1955

Student Body

Total Students375 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Nativity Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size18 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki pants/shorts/skirt, Polo shirts in white/navy/light blue, please see handbook for more details )

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition rates vary based on: - Preschool vs elementary/middle school - Contributing Parishioner vs Non-Contributing Parishioner/Non-Parishioner - Number of children attending in the family


Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsArchery, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballArcheryBaseball,
Cross CountryFootball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Quarterly Clubs

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Middle School Choir

School Notes

  • Faith and academic excellence are both important. At Nativity Catholic School, learning does not stop at the core subjects. Nativity strives to develop each student's character through faith in God and a proven character education program.
  • Nativity Catholic School his on an incredible journey of leadership.  The Leader in Me is a process that incorporates habits for success into all parts of our school day. Those habits will also help recognize the greatness in every student and staff member at Nativity. Greatness means more than being heroic, it can be as simple as having strong faith, character, or unique talents. For every child, there are daily opportunities for using and nurturing those unique gifts and talents that make each one great. The Leader in Me "process" is joined with our sacred Catholic faith to positively impact all areas of our school.
  • Quality education and strength of character are the building blocks to achieving the goal of students growing into successful, confident, well-rounded adults. Nativity Catholic School provides academic excellence in a faith-filled environment. The core curriculum in reading, writing, math, and science exceeds the Indiana State standards. Fine arts, music, physical education, spiritual growth, and community service round out the educational experience.
  • Service learning is more than just a buzzword for community service or volunteering at Nativity Catholic School. It underscores one of our finest Catholic traditions a commitment to benefit the community in which we live. As part of our effort to educate the whole child, Nativity instills in students a lifelong dedication to serving others. We believe that by providing opportunities for Nativity students to serve others, we are equipping them with the tools they need to fulfill their future roles as good citizens, productive employees, and compassionate leaders.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Indianapolis
    Grades: NS-12 | 1258 students
    11.8 miles
    6401 E 75th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46250
    (317) 849-3441
    11.8 NS-12
  • Indianapolis
    Grades: PK-6 | 85 students
    2.5 miles
    9345 Brookville Rd
    Indianapolis, IN 46239
    (317) 862-5238
    2.5 PK-6
  • Indianapolis
    Calvary Lutheran School
    Calvary Lutheran School Photo - Kids get to have hands' on experiences starting in Preschool!
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 254 students
    6.2 miles
    6111 Shelby Street
    Indianapolis, IN 46227
    (317) 783-2305
    6.2 PK-8
  • Indianapolis
    Grades: PK-8 | 402 students
    4.2 miles
    7241 E 10th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46219
    (317) 352-1243
    4.2 PK-8
  • Indianapolis
    Grades: K-11 | 35 students
    1.4 miles
    6950 E Raymond St
    Indianapolis, IN 46239
    (317) 359-4275
    1.4 K-11

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