# 1 Public High School in Indiana Niche Rankings 2018
# 4 Public High School Teachers in the U.S.A. Niche Rankings 2018
TOP 20 Public High Schools in the U.S.A. Niche Rankings 2018
Gold Medal Public High School U.S. News & World Report

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At a Preview Day you will learn more about our admissions requirements and what it takes to apply. You’ll have an opportunity to visit classrooms, tour our campus and residence hall, and speak with our faculty, administrators, and current students. Come see all the great things we have to offer you!

Upcoming Preview Days
Monday, April 16, 20188:00 a.m.Register Now!

We also have many other visit opportunities, such as Shadow Days, Open Houses, and Virtual Visits!

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If you already know you want to apply to the #1 public high school in Indiana, start your application now. Our priority application deadline is February 1. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of the Academy!

Congratulations on your outstanding academic achievements! As an academically advanced student, you deserve to experience the outstanding world class education offered by the Indiana Academy for Science, Mathematics, and Humanities.

The Indiana Academy is a school as exceptional as you!

We’re ranked as #1 Best Public High School in Indiana and #17 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 about 300 students enrolled in our 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, and our students also have the opportunity to enroll in Ball State University classes for college credit. About one third of our faculty have doctoral degrees, and all of our faculty have graduate degrees in their content area.

Nearly 100% 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.

We provide high ability students like you an innovative educational program that’s tuition free, but our exceptional academic programs aren’t the only great things about our school. We also provide great student life opportunities outside of the classroom with IHSAA sports, over 50 student clubs, and other fun activities.

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Questions? Call 800-316-3163 ext. 1 or email