Marian High School (Mishawaka, Indiana)
|Marian High School|
Pro cede et regna
Go forth and rule
|1311 South Logan Street
Mishawaka, Indiana, 46544
|Religious affiliation(s)||Roman Catholic|
|Patron saint(s)||Our Lady of Lourdes|
|Oversight||Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend|
|Average class size||22 Students|
|Campus size||72 acres (29 ha)|
|Color(s)||Royal blue, Silver and White
|Athletics conference||Northern Indiana Conference|
|Rival||St. Joseph High School|
|Accreditation||North Central Association of Colleges and Schools|
Marian High School (also known as Mishawaka Marian or simply Marian) is a Roman Catholic secondary school in Mishawaka, Indiana in the United States, operated by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend. Marian was a top 50 school in 2005 noted on the Catholic High School Honor Roll. Marian High School holds a First Class commission from the Indiana State Department of Education and has been accredited by the North Central Association since 1996. Marian received a letter grade of "A" for the 2013-2014 school year from the state. This is the third year that Marian has received this award
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Marian High School was founded in 1964 by Sisters of St. Francis as an all-male academy. The following year it was made a coed school with separation of classes by gender (later changed).
AP and ACP Classes
Marian offers 18 AP (Advanced Placement) courses which are eligible for college credit. AP courses offered for the 2014-2015 school year include: AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP World History, AP U.S. Government and Politics, AP U.S. History, AP Micro Economics, AP Latin, AP Psychology, AP Calculus-AB, AP Calculus-BC, AP Statistics, AP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP Physics 1, AP Physics-BC Mechanics, AP Physics-BC Electricity and Magnetism, and AP Studio Art-2D. In addition, Marian offers ACP(Advanced College Project) classes through IUSB and non-AP dual credit courses through Ivy Tech Community College. These include Biology, Chemistry, U.S. History, Cadet Teaching, English, Calculus, and Physics I.
- Baseball (boys)
- Basketball (boys & girls)
- Cross country (boys & girls)
- Football (boys)
- State champion - 1973, 1975, 1976
- Golf (boys & girls)
- Boys state champion - 2001
- Soccer (boys & girls)
- Girls state champion - 2012
- Softball (girls)
- Tennis (boys & girls)
- Track (boys & girls)
- Volleyball (girls)
- State champion - 1973
- Wrestling (boys)
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Marian's band includes both pep and concert band, which compete annually in the ISSMA competitions. The band performs during athletic events, as well as holding both a Christmas and Spring concert annually. The school currently does not have a marching band.
Marian has in the Indiana High School Mock Trial Association since the beginning of the program. In the 1994 school year, the first year of the program, a Marian team won the state championship.
Marian offers over 30 clubs and allows students to create new clubs. The current list includes ACTS (A Chance To Serve), Regina Caeli, Right to Life, Ambassadors/Student Leadership, Art Club, Bowling League, Drama, Latin, French, German, Spanish, Intramurals, Jr. Civitan, Liturgical Choir, Mock Trial, National Honors Society, Newspaper (The Lance), Pep, Quiz Bowl, SADD, Science Club, Ski, Speech and Debate, Student Council, Yearbook, Creative Writing, Dance, Diversity Coalition, Environmental Club, Film, Mole (Science), Photography, Jr. ROTC, Robotics, Tech Club, and an Ultimate Frisbee Club.
- Jay Beyers actor
- Kyle Bornheimer actor
- Bob Otolski former Marian athletic director and later head football coach at Illinois State
- NCA-CASI. "NCA-Council on Accreditation and School Improvement". Retrieved 2009-06-23.[dead link]
- "The Marian Difference". Retrieved 13 August 2012.
- "DOE Snapshot". Dept. of Education. Retrieved 13 August 2012.
- "Marian High School Curriculum Handbook". Marian High School Curriculum Handbook. Marian High School. Retrieved 20 November 2012.
- "IHSAA 2014-2015 School directory" (pdf). ihsaa.org. IHSAA. p. 85. Retrieved 16 February 2015.
- "IHSAA State Championships by School". ihsaa.org. IHSAA. Retrieved 16 February 2015.