Facts at a Glance

Canterbury School opened as a nondenominational, self-supported school with 89 students in Kindergarten through Grade 6.

Early Childhood (ages 2 - PreK)
Lower School (Grades K-4)
Middle School (Grades 5-8)
High School (Grades 9-12)

There are 710 K-12 students enrolled for the 2019-20 academic year and 147 in Early Childhood.

Our 9:1 student-faculty ratio means small class sizes and personalized instruction, meaningful connections, and endless support.

Canterbury is accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Central States. We are a member of the Malone School Online Network and the National Association of Independent Schools.

Canterbury offers 17 ISHAA sports, has earned 16 state championships, has made 40 semi-state and state appearances, and is a member of the Positive Coaching Alliance.

The arts are built into the curriculum from Early Childhood through High School. Through music, drama, visual art, and dance, students appreciate the arts.

Canterbury is a member of the Association of College Counselors in Independent Schools and the National Association of College Admissions Counseling. 

The 78 students in the Class of 2019 attend 44 different colleges and universities in 18 states and two countries (United States and UAE).

Canterbury offers high-quality educational and recreational programs for all Fort Wayne-area students, ages 2 through Grade 12.

Currently, 36% of the student body (Early Childhood through Grade 12) is considered diverse (i.e. not identified as caucasian). There are 421 males and 436 females.

Canterbury offers a wide variety of bus routes to help our families with transportation to and from school.

Artist. Athlete. Scholar.