High Schools Welcome Class of 2024

Record Number: 18972
Displayed from: Feb 03, 2020 , until: Apr 03, 2020

Fort Wayne Community Schools’ five high schools will welcome members of the Class of 2024 and their parents to freshman orientation.

Each high school invites the students and their parents to the high school building to learn about transitioning from middle school to high school; how to register for ninth-grade classes; and the Indiana Graduation Pathways, which requires students to meet core academic class requirements, pass a standardized test and complete a work-based or project-based program.

Freshman orientations will be held:

  • Wayne High School, 9100 Winchester Road, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 6:30 p.m.
  • South Side High School, 3601 S. Calhoun St., Monday, Feb. 17, 6 p.m.
  • Snider High School, 4600 Fairlawn Pass, Monday, Feb. 17, 6 p.m.
  • Northrop High School, 7001 Coldwater Road, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 6 p.m.
  • North Side High School, 475 E. State Blvd., Thursday, Feb. 20, 6 p.m.

With nearly 30,000 students, Fort Wayne Community Schools is one of the largest school districts in Indiana. FWCS proudly allows families to choose any of its 50 schools through its successful school-choice program creating diversity in each school, including some with more than 75 languages spoken. FWCS offers seven magnet schools focusing on areas such as science and math, communication, fine arts or Montessori at the elementary and middle school level. In high school, students can choose from the prestigious International Baccalaureate program, Project Lead the Way or New Tech Academy as well as other rigorous academic and specialty training programs.