Bishop Chatard is accredited by the AdvancED Accreditation Commission, the largest community of education professionals in the world. Regional accrediting agencies awarding accreditation as part of the AdvancED global network include the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI), the Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI).
Bishop Chatard is guided by the National Standards and Benchmarks for Effective Catholic Elementary and Secondary Schools as well as the Five Principles of Catholic Identity in Education. BCHS is committed to the education of the whole person. While emphasis is placed on academics, students deepen their faith through retreats, liturgical celebrations, and service projects. They strive to develop their talents and interests through a broad spectrum of extracurricular activities.
2019/2020 ‘A’ School
Four Star School
To receive Four Star designation, a school must be in the top 25th percentile of schools in two ISTEP-based categories (Language Arts and Math), and in the top 25th percentile in each grade tested. A qualifying school must have earned the highest designation (A rating) in the state’s accountability system and be accredited by the Indiana Department of Education. A total of 234 Indiana schools received the award for the 2017/2018 school year.
Advanced Placement Award
2014 School of Excellence
2019 Thriving School
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2021 Best School
BCHS Achievement Awards
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