Public Schools in St. Joseph County

John Glenn School Corporation, Walkerton, Ind.

Total Enrollment          1,854

Grades 9-12                611 (John Glenn H.S.)

Grades 5-8                  581 (Urey Middle)

Grades K-4                  662 (North Liberty, Walkerton)


New Prairie United School Corporation, New Carlisle, Ind.

Total Enrollment          2,822

Grades 9-12                883 (New Prairie H.S.)

Grades 5-8                  942 (New Prairie Middle)

Grades K-4                  997 (Olive Township, Prairie View, Rolling Prairie)


Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation, Mishawaka, Ind.

Home to the #1 Middle School in Indiana—Discovery Middle School

Total Enrollment          10,664

Grades 9-12                3,396 (Penn H.S.)

Grades 5-8                  3,326 (Discovery Middle, Grissom Middle, Schumucker Middle)

Grades K-4                  3,729 (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          5,139

Grades 9-12                1,599 (Mishawaka H.S.)

Grades 5-8                  1,542 (John Young Middle

Grades K-4                  1,956 (Battell, Beiger, Emmons, Hums, LaSalle, Liberty, Twin Branch)


South Bend Community School Corporation, South Bend, Ind. 

Total Enrollment          19,308

Grades 9-12                5,981 (Adams H.S., Clay H.S., Riley H.S., Washington H.S., Rise-Up Academy) 

Grades 5-8                  5,678 (Brown, Clay, Dickinson, Edison, Greene, Jackson, Jefferson, LaSalle, 
                                  Marshall, Navarre)  

Grades K-4                  7,729 (Coquillard, Darden, Hamilton, Harrison, Hay, Kennedy, Lincoln, 
                                  Madison, Marquette, McKinley, Monroe, Muessel, Nuner, Perley, Swanson, Tarkingtron, Warren, Wilson)  

Strategic Plan

Union-North United School Corporation, Lakeville, Ind.

Total Enrollment          1,229

Grades 9-12                390 (LaVille Jr. Sr. H.S.)

Grades 5-8                  364 (LaVille)

Grades K-4                  475 (LaVille)


Source: Indiana Department of Education

To register your child for a public school, make sure to bring your child’s birth certificate, proof of home address (mortgage, deed, rental lease, utility bill, etc.), proof of immunization and name of school in which your child was previously enrolled. 


Charter Schools (Chamber Members)

Career Academy South Bend

Success Academy South Bend


Private/Parochial School Information

If you are interested in the many private schools available in the county, visit these helpful websites for more information.

Catholic Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend

City of South Bend Education

City of Mishawaka

Chamber Member Private Schools

Resurrection Lutheran Academy, South Bend, Ind.

The Stanley Clark School, South Bend, Ind.

Trinity School at Greenlawn, South Bend, Ind.

Mental & Physical Disabilities

Logan Center




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