Roncalli High School is an interparochial archdiocesan Catholic high school.
Roncalli High School features an array of college and life preparatory courses in a variety of areas. Roncalli's advanced level courses, or its honors and AP courses, are designed to encourage accelerated students to work and achieve at a more intense level than is possible in other classes.
Students are encouraged to develop creative skills, analyze situations and problems with inductive and deductive reasoning, and to see beyond the assigned pages of an assignment.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked IN School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,177 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $11,425
  • Average class size: 28 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Roncalli High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Indiana for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1969
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2003

Student Body

Total Students
1,177 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
Roncalli High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
76 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
28 students
Number of AP Courses
19 courses
List of Courses Offered

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Admissions Director
Allie Ross

Sports

School Notes

  • Roncalli High School is an interparochial archdiocesan Catholic high school.  The term interparochial refers to the fact that the school receives financial and pastoral support, along with the majority of its students, from the 14 parishes that comprise the South Deanery of the Indianapolis Archdiocese.  The school is named Roncalli in honor of Cardinal Angelo Roncalli, who, upon being elected pope by the College of Cardinals in 1958, took the name of Pope John XXIII.Established in 1969, through the consolidation of Chartrand High School and Kennedy Memorial High School, Roncalli today serves over 1,050 students.  The majority of students are enrolled in a college preparatory curriculum but the school offers a comprehensive curriculum for students of all levels of ability.  Since the initiation of the special needs resource program in 1993, over 100 students with a variety of learning disabilities are served through our award winning STARS program.Roncalli has three times - 1993, 1998, and 2003 - been recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence.  It is the only high school in Indiana to have achieved this distinction three times.
Profile last updated: 07/29/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked IN School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,177 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $11,425
  • Average class size: 28 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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