These are Catholic high schools in the state of Indiana which were once in operation, but were closed. Some are from the very early part of the 20th Century or even late 19th Century. Click on the name of the school for details.

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Below are vintage directories of schools from 1965 presented for nostalgia and historic purposes. Please note that some schools included in these vintage listings may still be open. You may refer to the listings under Current Schools for cross-reference.

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St. Joseph Academy, Tipton

Central Catholic High School, Fort Wayne*

Huntington Catholic High School, Huntington

South Bend Catholic High School, South Bend*

* Central Catholic High School, Saint Hedwig High School,and South Bend Catholic High School merged in 1953 to form the present day St. Joseph's Academy, known popularly as St. Joe's.

Diocese of Indianapolis


Diocese of Evansville

Diocese of Fort Wayne - South Bend

Diocese of Gary


Diocese of Lafayette in Indiana