Shawe Memorial Jr-sr High School

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  • Founded in 1954, Shawe Memorial is a co-educational Catholic school for grades 7-12. Shawe is affiliated with the Archdiocese of Indianapolis. It is through students, parents, faculty, and administration that Shawe Memorial continues the tradition of excellence in Catholic Education. Today, Shawe Memorial offers a quality education to 164 students from Madison, Jefferson County and surrounding communities.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Year Founded1954
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2006

Student Body

Total Students469 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 17%
Students by GradeShawe Memorial Jr-sr High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio28:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
53%
Average Class Size28 students
Number of AP Courses6 courses
Advanced CoursesAP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP Language and Comp, AP Literature and Comp, AP U.S. History, AP United States Government,
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(khaki pants and school approved polo shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,915
Tuition NotesPlease ask about School Choice Vouchers
% on Financial Aid
30%
Admissions DirectorPhil Kahn
Admissions AssociateCassandra Bear

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsArchery, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballArcheryBaseball,
BasketballCheering,
Cross CountryGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Academic Team, Chess Club, French Club, Go-Kart Club, Guitar Club, Model UN, NHS, NJHS, Spanish Club, Spanish Cultural Society, Spell Bowl, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Drama/Theater, Marching Band/ Pep Band, Winter Guard

School Notes

  • Shawe Memorial provides a quality education based on Catholic values and traditions in a safe and nurturing environment.  We welcome all children and encourage family involvement to help students reach their potential while serving God and others.
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    Grades: PK-6 | 306 students
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    221 W State St
    Madison, IN 47250
    (812)273-5835
    0.1 PK-6
    306

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