Bishop Dwenger High School

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Bishop Dwenger High School
1300 E Washington Center Rd
Fort Wayne, Indiana, Allen County, 46825
United States
Motto Citizens of Two Worlds
Religious affiliation(s) Roman Catholic
Superintendent Mark Myers
Principal Jason Schiffli
Asst. Principal Chris Svarczkopf, Amy Johns
Grades 9–12
Enrollment 1,035 (2012)
Color(s) Old Gold & White with Navy Blue as a contrasting color
Fight song When The Saints Go Marching In
Mascot Tuffy
Nickname Saints
Newspaper Golden Trumpet
Yearbook The Aureate

Bishop Dwenger High School is a co-educational preparatory high school in the Catholic Diocese of Fort Wayne - South Bend. Bishop Dwenger High School, a Diocesan Catholic high school founded in the life and teachings of Jesus Christ, provides a faith-centered community dedicated to academic excellence, growth in the spiritual life, a Christ-centered active life outside of class, and a Christian life of service to the community.

Academic awards[edit]

  • Catholic High School Honor Roll - America's Top 50 (2006)
  • National Blue Ribbon School (2004)


The Bishop Dwenger athletic program has won state championships in the following sports:

  • Cheerleading (1998, 2000, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011)
  • Gymnastics (1995, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2012)
  • Football (1983, 1990, 1991)
  • Girl's Soccer (2005, 2006)
  • Softball (2010)

Co-curricular activities[edit]

Bishop Dwenger has 45 clubs and service organizations. 80% of all students have been involved in at least three extra curricular activities as reported by the school.

Saints Alive![edit]

Saints Alive! is a series of special events that occur over the course of each school year, culminating in a themed dinner and auction in early March, which raises money for student scholarships and school funding. Parents, grandparents, alumni, and other benefactors collectively work together to champion Catholic education at the school by providing financial assistance with scholarship needs, annual operational budget needs, and various capital requirements.

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Coordinates: 41°07′55″N 85°07′31″W / 41.13201°N 85.12520°W / 41.13201; -85.12520