# 1 Public High School in Indiana Niche Rankings 2023
# 1 College Prep Public High School in Indiana Niche Rankings 2023
TOP 50 Public High Schools In the U.S. Niche Rankings 2023
TOP 15 Public High School Teachers in the U.S.A. Niche Rankings 2023
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As an outstanding Indiana student, you deserve to experience the exceptional education offered by the Indiana Academy for Science, Mathematics, and Humanities.

Join Us for a Discovery Day!

During a visit, you will learn more about us, including our admissions requirements and what it takes to apply. You’ll have an opportunity to tour our campus and residence hall, hear from our faculty and administrators, meet current students, and so much more!

Upcoming Discovery Days
Saturday, April 29, 20231:00 – 4:00 p.m.Register Now!

We also have many other visit opportunities, such as Private Campus Visits and Virtual Visits!

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Ready to apply?

Apply Now!

If you already know you want to apply to the best high school in Indiana, start your application now. You still have until April 21 to submit your application. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of the Academy!

Discover the Indiana Academy

The Indiana Academy is a school as exceptional as you!

We’re ranked as the #1 Public High School and #1 College Prep Public High School in Indiana and in the Top 50 best public high schools in the United States! Our teachers are also ranked among the best in the nation!

Why the Indiana Academy?

Our highly selective public high school has both residential and non-residential options, with classes customized to meet the needs of high-achieving students like you. All of our courses are honors, AP, or dual credit. Our students have the opportunity to enroll in Ball State University classes for college credit too. About one third of our faculty have doctoral degrees, and all of our faculty have graduate degrees in their content area.

Nearly all of our graduates go on to attend colleges and universities in our state and around the country including Ivy League schools. Every year our students also are awarded millions of dollars in scholarships and financial assistance from those institutions.

You can learn with students like you an innovative educational program that’s tuition free and still take part in fun student life opportunities outside of the classroom with IHSAA sports, over 50 student clubs, prom, travel opportunities, and many more activities.

Stay connected with us!

Questions? Call 800-316-3163 ext. 1 / 765-285-3470 or email

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