Christel House Academy West is located on the historic Central State Hospital redevelopment grounds in the near Westside Mount Jackson neighborhood.
Our teachers provides our students with the deliberate academic and character instruction they need to excel in life.
The learning center is located on the Christel House West Campus at 55 North Tibbs Av, Indianapolis, IN 46222.
Christel House Academy West is a Christel House International supported K-8 learning center. Opened in 2014, the school is an anchor within the Central Greens Village and serves students across the Westside of Indianapolis. Our campus boasts a modern, state-of-the-art facility that stands as a beacon of hope and optimism within the changing community.
Authorized by the Mayor of Indianapolis to operate as a public charter school, it is a MindTrust incubated school based on the award winning and highly successful Christel House Academy South. Teachers utilize the International Primary Curriculum, to engage students in 21st century learning activities that enhance academic potential. Community based service learning is central to the student experience at West.
While still a new school, West has already made a significant positive impact in in the community. The school is currently in a slow growth phase, adding one grade each year.
CHA West's 3rd grade students are more proficient readers than their peers:
(state) 88% (West) 100%
CH West students outperform their neighboring schools on ISTEP.