IHSAA Conference-Independent Schools
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The schools listed below are members of the Indiana High School Athletic Association and are not members of a conference. Of these, several were at one time members of a conference but became independent because of budget and travel concerns.
Indiana's Class System
Indiana's classes are determined by student enrollment, broken into classes of roughly equal size depending on sport. The 2011-12 school year marks a change in the classification period, as schools are reclassified in all class sports biennially instead of quadrennially.
Classes for 2011-12 through 2012-13: Most sports:
- Class A: <325 Students.
- Class AA: 325-565 Students.
- Class AAA: 566-1089 Students.
- Class AAAA: >1089 Students.
- Class A: 71-408 students
- Class AA: 408-555 students
- Class AAA: 557-808 students
- Class AAAA: 809-1489 students
- Class AAAAA: 1496-1929 students
- Class AAAAAA 1935-4808 students
- Class A: 62-721 students
- Class AA: 721-4808 students
Explanation of colors
Schools that do not play football
Schools that are affiliate members for certain sports
Private or parochial schools
Public Magnet Schools
Public schools that draw from multiple counties
Public schools that draw from multiple time zones
Out of state schools (e.g. Mount Carmel)
These 58 Schools are independent members of the IHSAA.
1 Eastern Hancock plays football in the Mid-Indiana Football Conference, but is independent in all other sports.
Independent Football Members
These schools are independent in football, but play other sports within a conference.
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