Facts at a Glance

Canterbury School opened in 1977 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 665 K-12 students enrolled for the 2020-21 academic year and 109 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 41 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 69 students in the Class of 2020 attend 35 different colleges and universities in 18 states. 

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

Canterbury's faculty provide a challenging, enriching, and supportive learning environment. 55% of Canterbury faculty hold advanced degrees and many have their PhDs.

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

Artist. Athlete. Scholar.

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