How It Works
Curious about virtual and hybrid learning?
At Marian University Preparatory School, we strive to individualize education in an accessible, faith-focused environment while transforming the delivery of traditional K–12 education. Marian University Preparatory School gives families the option to learn strictly online or to engage in a hybrid schedule that lets students take online courses from home and attend in-person classes a portion of the time.
Marian University Preparatory School vs. Marian University Preparatory School Plus
We pride ourselves on our commitment to student success and flexible learning. Indiana-licensed teachers deliver rigorous instruction and support your child as they work through curriculum at their own pace. The design, development, and delivery of the Stride K12 mastery-based curriculum is grounded in our faith and principles that promote critical-thinking and problem-solving.
Marian University Preparatory School
Students learn virtually from home, or wherever there’s an internet connection, along with their Learning Coach. No in-person instruction is provided as part of the Marian University Preparatory School virtual format.
Marian University Preparatory School Plus
Students follow a hybrid format and attend both virtual and in-person sessions. Students attend classes virtually on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. On Tuesday and Thursday, students wlearn in-person at one of Marian University Preparatory School’s community sites, as facilitated and supervised by Marian University Preparatory School’s adjunct faculty.
No matter the format, Marian University Preparatory School’s curriculum and community is aligned as one school. Students will need to select their option before the start of each school year. For a sample schedule, please contact the enrollment team.
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What's my role as a parent?
You'll play an active and important role as your child's Learning Coach. Plan to:
- Provide academic support, motivation, and guidance throughout the school year
- Ensure your child is on track with assignments and coursework
- Communicate with teachers
- Report daily attendance
If you or your child's legal guardian are unable to fill this role, you can choose a family member, friend, or another trusted adult to be the Learning Coach.
Frequently Asked Questions
What grades are offered by Marian University Preparatory School?
Marian University Preparatory School is a K–12 hybrid lab school currently enrolling full-time students in grades 6–9 for the 2022–2023 academic school year. While not currently enrolling students in grades K–5 and 10-12, Marian University Preparatory School will serve students in grades K-5 and 10-12 who reside in the state of Indiana in the future.
Who is eligible to apply?
Students must reside in the state of Indiana. To enroll for the 2022–2023 academic school year, students must be entering grades 6–9.
What are the costs?
Marian University Preparatory School is a private school. We provide Indiana-licensed teachers and instructional materials. Students and families will be responsible for providing some consumable materials (such as printer ink and paper). Our enrollment consultants can help address your technological and computer questions and needs.
|Marian University Preparatory School Full-Year Tuition||$7,500|
|Marian University Preparatory School Semester Tuition||$3,750|
|Marian University Preparatory School Plus Full-Year Tuition||$9,500|
|Marian University Preparatory School Plus Semester Tuition||$4,750|
What is the attendance policy?
All students enrolled for the entire school year must attend 180 instructional days per school year. The total instructional days are prorated based on the student’s start date. The daily amount of expected instructional time is six hours for grades 6 and up.
How do I enroll my student?
What career preparation and networking opportunities will be available?
At Marian University Preparatory School, students can begin preparing for college as early as middle school. Students can explore majors prior to entering college and earn college credits through dual enrollment opportunities. Professional career Success Coaches provide students with advice on college applications, financial aid, resumes, networking, interviewing, internships, and more.