Public Schools in St. Joseph County
John Glenn School Corporation, Walkerton, Ind.
Total Enrollment 1,952
Grades 9-12 594 (John Glenn H.S.)
Grades 5-8 643 (Urey Middle)
Grades K-4 715 (North Liberty, Walkerton)
New Prairie United School Corporation, New Carlisle, Ind.
Total Enrollment 2,822
Grades 9-12 961 (New Prairie H.S.)
Grades 5-8 955 (New Prairie Middle)
Grades K-4 1,056 (Olive Township, Prairie View, Rolling Prairie)
Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation, Mishawaka, Ind.
A-rated school system. Home to "Four-Star" schools & National Blue Ribbon Schools. Penn High School graduation rate among highest in the state of Indiana.
Total Enrollment 10,821
Grades 9-12 3,338 (Penn H.S.)
Grades 5-8 3,380 (Discovery Middle, Grissom Middle, Schumucker Middle)
Grades K-4 4,103 (Bittersweet, Elm Road, Elsie Rogers, Horizon, Madison, Mary Frank,
Meadow’s Edge, Moran, Northpoint, Prairie Vista, Walt Disney)
School City of Mishawaka, Mishawaka, Ind.
Total Enrollment 5,223
Grades 9-12 1,997 (Mishawaka H.S.)
Grades 5-8 1,691 (John Young Middle
Grades K-4 1,535 (Battell, Beiger, Emmons, Hums, LaSalle, Liberty, Twin Branch)
South Bend Community School Corporation, South Bend, Ind.
Total Enrollment 16,538
Grades 9-12 5,043 (Adams H.S., Clay H.S., Riley H.S., Washington H.S., Rise-Up Academy)
Grades 5-8 5,010 (Brown, Clay, Dickinson, Edison, Greene, Jackson, Jefferson, LaSalle,
Grades K-4 6,485 (Coquillard, Darden, Hamilton, Harrison, Hay, Kennedy, Lincoln,
Madison, Marquette, McKinley, Monroe, Muessel, Nuner, Perley, Swanson, Tarkingtron, Warren, Wilson)
Union-North United School Corporation, Lakeville, Ind.
Total Enrollment 1,223
Grades 9-12 386 (LaVille Jr. Sr. H.S.)
Grades 5-8 399 (LaVille)
Grades K-4 475 (LaVille)
Source: Indiana Department of Education
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Charter Schools (Chamber Members)
Career Academy South Bend (website)
Total Enrollment 645
Grades 9-12 305
Grades 6-8 340
Success Academy South Bend (website)
Total Enrollment 609
Grades K-4 485
Grade 5 124
Private/Parochial School Information
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Total Enrollment 5,266
Grades 9-12 1,537 (St. Joseph High School, Marion High School)
Grades 5-8 1,679 (Christ The King, Corpus Christi, Holy Cross, Holy Family. Mishawaka Catholic,
Our Lady of Hungary, Queen of Peace, St. Adalbert, St. Anthony De Padua,
St. Bernard, St. John The Baptist, St. Joseph Grade School, St. Jude, St. Matthew, St. Pius X)
Grades K-4 2,050 (Christ The King, Corpus Christi, Holy Cross, Holy Family. Mishawaka Catholic,
Our Lady of Hungary, Queen of Peace, St. Adalbert, St. Anthony De Padua, St. Bernard,
St. John The Baptist, St. Joseph Grade School, St. Jude, St. Matthew, St. Pius X)
City of South Bend Education
Chamber Member Private Schools
Total Enrollment 59
Grades 5-8 26
Grades K-4 33
Total Enrollment 346
Grades 5-8 119
Grades K-4 165
Total Enrollment 213
Grades 7-8 83
Grades 9-12 130
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