Schools and Childcare
Fishers Daycare / Pre Schools
In addition to the daycare centers listed below, there are also several small, in-home child care providers in the Fishers area, as well many church-affiliated daycares. Whether you’re a working parent or a stay-at-home mom looking for some time off, there’s bound to be an option near your office or home.
Conveniently located for working parents at 96th Street and Hague Road, this childcare center is within minutes of several corporate parks and office buildings. For more information, give them a call at (317) 842-5400.
Community Montessori School
This school offers a preschool program using the Montessori curriculum for children ages 2-6. Community Montessori is located on East 141st Street in Fishers.
The Goddard School
This daycare center provides early childhood care and education for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers, as well as offering after-school programs for elementary school children. The Goddard School has one location near 116th Street and I-69 and another just east of 116th Street and Brook School Road.
Kids World Learning Center
Located on State Road 37 just north of 126th Street, Kids World Learning Center is a locally owned and operated daycare that offers early childhood education taught by certified teachers in a caring environment.
KinderCare Learning Centers
With four Fishers locations serving infants, toddlers, preschoolers, and the after-school elementary crowd, KinderCare is an innovative daycare center with highly qualified early childhood educators.
Little Explorers Preschool
Located near 116th Street and Brook School Road, this preschool provides early childhood education to children ages 3-5 and even has a full-day kindergarten option.
New Hope Presbyterian Church Preschool
Located near 126th Street and Brook School Road, this preschool offers Christian-based education for 3-5 year olds. For more information call (317) 598-8485.
Fishers’ schools are among the best in the state and their excellence plays a significant role in why Fishers continually ranks among the top places in the nation to raise a family. Serving the Fishers area is the Hamilton Southeastern public school district, as well as a number of parochial and private schools.
Bishop Chatard High School
Located about 15 minutes from Fishers on the northeast side of Indianapolis, Bishop Chatard is a small Catholic high school for grades 9-12. The school is known for providing students with a strong spiritual base and quality education in a close-knit school community.
Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School
Brebeuf Jesuit is a Catholic high school committed to academic excellence, diverse thinking, and personal growth. Located on the northwest side of Indianapolis, Brebeuf serves students of all faiths and focuses their academic program on strong college acceptance and readiness. With small class sizes and involved parents and staff, Brebeuf strives to produce broad-thinking students.
Cathedral High School
Cathedral is a Catholic high school located on the northeast side of Indianapolis. Founded in 1918, Cathedral has a strong sense of tradition, an impressive athletics program, and a distinguished alumni list. The school provides a challenging college preparatory education with a focus on Catholic faith and values.
Eman Elementary School
Also located in Fishers is the Eman Elementary School, which is an Islamic school that teaches preschool through grade 2. For more information call the school office at (317) 845-9466.
Geist Montessori Academy
Geist Montessori is a public charter school located just outside of Fishers in McCordsville, Indiana. The school teaches grades 1-8 and uses the Montessori teaching philosophy that focuses on individual learning methods, a strong sense of self-confidence, and respect for others.
Guerin Catholic High School
Theodore Guerin Catholic School is located near Fishers in Noblesville, Indiana. Teaching grades 9-12, Guerin emphasizes small class size, challenging academics, and a strong sense of Catholic community. Founded in 2004, this school has quickly proven itself academically, with an average SAT score of 1123 and high college acceptance rates among seniors.
Hamilton Southeastern School District
The Hamilton Southeastern School District consists of 11 elementary schools, 3 intermediate schools, 2 junior high schools, and 2 high schools. This school district has everything a parent or child could ask for—academic distinction, countless activities and services for students, and state-of-the-art facilities. Year after year, Hamilton Southeastern School District students at all grade levels are among the highest public school scorers in the state on standardized tests. According to the Indiana Department of Education’s 2007-2008 school year statistics, 76% of Hamilton Southeastern School District seniors took the SAT, with an average score of 1092. This beats state and national averages! In addition to academic achievement, Hamilton Southeastern Schools provide a variety of athletic and extra-curricular activities at all grade levels. Whether it’s varsity sports, the performing and visual arts, or community service and academic clubs, Hamilton Southeastern Schools has an activity for every student.
Although Hamilton Southeastern is a large, fast-growing school district, they have kept ahead of Fishers’ population trends by building and redistricting schools as needed. This keeps numbers down at each school so that every student can get the personal attention they need. For more information about the school district and information on individual schools, locations, and boundary maps, visit the district website.
Heritage Christian School
Heritage Christian School is located in Indianapolis just south of Fishers and provides a non-denominational Christian-centered education to preschool through grade 12. The school is committed to academic excellence, biblical teaching, and a strong sense of Christian community among students, staff, and parents.
Park Tudor School
One of the Indianapolis area’s premiere private schools since 1902, Park Tudor School teaches preschool through grade 12 and is located about 10 minutes southwest of Fishers. Park Tudor provides a challenging academic environment with small class sizes (9 to 1 student to teacher ratio) and a focus on college acceptance and preparedness (100% of seniors college-bound).
St. Louis de Montfort Catholic School
Located in the heart of Fishers, St. Louis de Montfort offers a catholic-based education for preschool through grade 8. The school is devoted to helping students grow in education and faith and encourages parent involvement in both the school and church.
University High School
University High School is a private, grades 9-12 school located about 5 minutes from Fishers in Carmel, Indiana. This school is focused on providing a diverse but rigorous academic program that models a college-level format. University High School has small class sizes, a 100% college acceptance rate, and encourages students to explore a wide range of academic and extra-curricular disciplines.