Enrollment Process & Events

8 Steps to Enrollment

Bishop Chatard High School currently offers many opportunities to become acquainted with the school, talk with teachers and administrators, and experience life as a Bishop Chatard Trojan.

While visitors on campus are limited at this time due to COVID concerns, you can view our introduction video or visit our Prospective Student Journey Page to learn more about our North Deanery high school and the opportunities that await you. Or, contact us for a virtual meeting!

Enrollment/Course Guide
Thumbnail of the Admissions Brochure with a link to the flipbook
Click here for pdf version

Student Shadowing Days

Shadowing at Bishop Chatard allows 8th grade students to participate in a regular school day and get a glimpse of what their own high school experience could be. All eighth-grade students are encouraged to shadow. Being a Trojan for a Day provides the student an insight as to why our students become Trojans for Life!

When: Beginning on Sept. 8 and running through Feb. 2021
Details and Shadow Day Signup


Wednesday Walk-Thrus

Parents are invited to attend one of these Wednesday sessions, which include a brief administrator presentation, a tour of the school while it is in session, and the opportunity to ask questions.

When: Sept. 16 & 30, Oct. 7 & 28, Nov. 4 & 18, Dec. 2, 2020, Jan. 20, 2021
Wednesday Walk-thrus details and signup


Trojan Tour

Prospective families are invited to explore Bishop Chatard at our Trojan Tour evening. Participants can tour the school with a current student, talk with teachers and administrators, and learn about the exciting academic and extracurricular programs available to students.

Thursday, November 5, 2020
Details and Schedule for the Trojan Tour


Placement Test

All students applying for admission to Bishop Chatard must take the High School Placement Test. We offer the test once in the Fall and coordinate all tests taken at the North Deanery grade schools.

When: November 21, 2020 at BCHS; also various dates at North Deanery schools for their students
View Placement Test location, date and registration


Apply to Bishop Chatard

Submit an application and the required documents to begin the process of enrollment at Bishop Chatard.

Class of 2025 Deadline: Monday, December 7, 2020

How To Apply


Apply for Financial Aid (if applicable)

Bishop Chatard accepts both the Indiana School Choice Scholarships (vouchers) and Tax Credit Scholarships (TCS). We can also provide direct financial aid and student work-study opportunities for families who do not qualify for those programs, and additional aid to those who do qualify.

Class of 2025 Deadline: Monday, December 7, 2020
How to Apply for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Information Night

When: November 18, 2020
Financial Aid Info Night details View Webinar of this meeting


One-to-One Appointment

For a more personal experience, prospective families are invited to schedule an appointment to meet during the school day with a school administrator. These appointments allow families to have a one-on-one discussion with a member of the enrollment team to ask additional questions as needed and tour the campus.

Individual Appointment details


Registration for Enrollment

Early February is an exciting time for prospective students as our acceptance packet arrives in the mail in the form of our ‘Big Blue Envelope’. This welcomes our new student to the BCHS family. Enrollment instructions are also enclosed.

February 1, 2021: Class of 2025 acceptances will be mailed.

February 16, 2021: Tuition deposits are due for members of the Class of 2025.

Acceptance packets were mailed early February. If you do not receive your package by mid-week, Feb.10, please contact Jenny Annee, jannee@bishopchatard.org

You’re now a Member of the Class of 2025: What happens next?

View the Class of 2025 webpage for admitted student information

Enrollment Process if you are a transfer student

RT @ChatardSoftball Next Tuesday, August 3rd, will be the first annual BC softball alumni game. Please join us at 6pm for some fun and good times. Please rsvp to Kerry Lynch (klynch2026@gmail.com) asap. Come have a great time with your fellow Trojans! @ChatardAlumni

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