Enrollment Process & Events

8 Steps to Enrollment

Bishop Chatard High School offers many opportunities to visit the school, talk with teachers, administrators and students, and experience life as a Bishop Chatard Trojan. We invite you to learn more about our North Deanery high school and the opportunities that await you. Our enrollment staff is available to answer any questions you have.

Shadowing Days

Student Shadowing Opportunities

All eighth-grade students are encouraged to spend a school day at Bishop Chatard. Being a Trojan for a Day provides the student an insight as to why our students become Trojans for Life!
When: Beginning in the Fall of the 8th Grade Year
Details and Shadow Day Signup

Parent Shadowing Opportunities

Parents are invited to a one-hour session, including administrator presentations, a tour of the school while in session, and the opportunity to ask questions.
When: Parent Shadowing opportunities are available in the Fall. 2018 dates will be posted in August.
Parent Shadowing details and signup


Information Sessions

Families of middle school students are invited to join us for a Bishop Chatard Information Session. These sessions provide families the opportunity to meet and ask questions of Bishop Chatard students, teachers and administrators. Please join us and get a real sense of the Bishop Chatard Trojan experience.

When: Evening sessions are held throughout the Fall at North Deanery parishes. 2018 dates will be posted in August.
Information Sessions location, date and time details


Open House

Middle school students and their families are invited to explore the Bishop Chatard campus and learn more about the exciting academic and extracurricular programs available to students during our annual Open House.

Thursday, November 2, 2017; 5:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Tours are available from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Details and Schedule for Open House


Placement Exam

All students applying for admission to Bishop Chatard must take the placement exam. The exam is administered to eighth-grade students in North Deanery middle schools and at Bishop Chatard on designated Saturday morning(s) in the Fall.
When: 2018 dates will be posted in August.
View Placement Test location, date and registration


Apply to Bishop Chatard

Submit an application and the required documents by Monday, December 11, 2017.

Class of 2022 Deadline: December 11, 2017
How To Apply


Apply for Financial Aid (if applicable)

Bishop Chatard accepts both the Indiana Choice Scholarships (vouchers) and tax credit scholarships (SGOs). Direct financial aid and student work-study opportunities may be available to families who do no qualify for those awards. Additional aid may be provided to families who do qualify but require more assistance.
Class of 2022 Deadline: December 11, 2017
How to Apply for Financial Aid
Financial Aid Information Night

When: 2018 date will be posted in August.
Financial Aid Info Night details


Individual Appointment

If you are interested in a more personal visit, would like to meet one-on-one with the enrollment team or have additional questions, please contact Marilynn Fagan, Director of Enrollment, at mfagan@bishopchatard.org.
Individual Appointment details


February 5, 2018: Class of 2022 acceptances will be mailed.

February 27, 2018: Tuition deposits are due for members of the Class of 2022.

Enrollment Process if you are a transfer student

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