Indiana Academy (Seventh-day Adventist)

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Indiana Academy
I.A. logo.png
Corpus, Mens, Spiritus
Body, Mind, Spirit
Cicero, Indiana (Hamilton), 46034
Type Private Secondary School
Established 1902
Principal Steve Baughman
Campus Rural
Affiliation Seventh-day Adventist Church

Indiana Academy also known as IA is a Seventh-day Adventist secondary school located in Cicero, Indiana, United States. Indiana Academy is owned and operated by the Indiana Conference of Seventh day Adventists and is one of many other Adventist secondary educational institutions. The average class size is twenty-five students and the school has a graduation rate of 95%. On the IA campus students obtain a strong academic education as well as a good work ethic that will transition later in life. Indiana Academy not only teaches students Biblical knowledge,but the students also serve the community through mission projects such as Project 58, which started in fall 2011, as well as going on mission trips all over the world.


The school first opened on October 29, 1902, as Boggstown Manual Training Academy. The school was named after the town it was built in. In 1904 the school had moved to Beechwood, IN. where it was named Beechwood Academy. It was in 1921 that the school moved to its present day location, and was called Indiana Academy. The location in Cicero, IN was chosen to be able to have a school farm and to be located near a rail road. The first Administration Building began in 1923 and destroyed by fire in 1995. The Gym was completely built by 1952.


Indiana Academy is accredited by Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Secondary Schools (MSCSS). IA is also accredited by the Board of Regents of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, and the National Council for Private School Accreditation.

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Indiana Academy Centennial by the Indiana Academy Alumni Association