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Cardinal Ritter High School

Cardinal Ritter is a Catholic high school entrusted by the Archdiocese of Indianapolis and the parishes of the West Deanery to provide, within a college preparatory curriculum, the highest standards of academic excellence to students of diverse socioeconomic, racial and religious backgrounds. Cardinal Ritter challenges its students to grow spiritually, intellectually, athletically, and artistically. The Cardinal Ritter community values and fosters the unique intellectual, cultural, social, and physical gifts of each student. As followers of Christ, we encourage our students to share their gifts and talents in service to others.



 Spending a day with students at Cardinal Ritter High School is a great

way for interested students to get a first hand day-long experience on the campus of Cardinal Ritter High School. The program runs throughout the school year, by appointment.

Prospective students will be hosted throughout the day by a current Cardinal Ritter student who is qualified to speak on the various aspects and programs at Cardinal Ritter High School.

To sign up to be a “Raider for a Day,” please contact Kyle Powers, Director of Admissions. (317) 924-4333 x122 

Shadow Forms

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Shadow at Cathedral High School

Come be a VIP—“Very IRISH Person”—for a day! We invite all 8th grade students to spend a day in the life of one of our students, meeting teachers, attending classes and experiencing what being IRISH is all about! Visiting students will be hosted by a freshman student who has similar co-curricular interests and/or academic abilities. Go to gocathedral.com/shadow for more information or contact Maribeth Cloud at  .

High School Placement Test

Cathedral High School will administer the High School Placement Test on Saturday, January 12th, at 8:30 a.m. Register at www.gocathedral.com/placementtest.

Parent Preview Days

Cathedral High School invites interested parents to attend a Parent Preview Day on January 17. Interact with school leaders, attend a class and tour campus with a current student. To learn more and/or to pre-register, visit www.gocathedral.com/parentpreview.



All 8 th grade students are invited to shadow at Brebeuf, and be a BRAVE for a day! Registration for our Brave Day program is available on our website. Students can request to shadow with someone that they know. We look forward to seeing you on campus soon!



Herron & Riverside High School welcome St. Monica students to shadow.



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