Anthony M Bonta, Ph.D.

Hether Lytton
Asst. Principal of Academics
Phone: 219-887-5959

Andrean High School


Andrean High School offers a Catholic value-centered college preparatory experience, laying moral and intellectual building blocks that help guide students throughout their lives, and operated by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Gary, Indiana. The school was founded in 1959 and currently has an enrollment of approximately 550 students from 9th through 12th grade.

Student Focused

A 18:1 student-to-teacher ratio provides students with the personal attention needed for their education and formation. We strive to help students discover their God given talents: academically, personally, socially, and spiritually.

Rooted in Faith

Faith formation and discipleship are at the core of Andrean’s mission. As a Catholic, Diocesan, private institution, students from all backgrounds and religious traditions are welcome.

Community Served

Andrean is located in Merrillville, Indiana. The student body is representative of the population of Lake and Porter Counties drawing from 29 towns and cities as well as the south side of Chicago.


Indiana Department of Education


Andrean does not discriminate on the basis of religion, race, origin, color, gender, or ethnic background.


Approximately 550 students in grades 9 – 12
Seniors:  124


54  Faculty and Administrators
55% of the faculty have a Master’s degree


Library, four science labs, guidance complex, six computer science labs, five art rooms, two gymnasiums, weight room, baseball and softball fields, Father Eckert Football Stadium complete with track and field facilities, six tennis courts, and adjacent athletic fields with a total of 50 acres.

Mission Statement

Distinguished by Catholic values, Andrean High School offers a college preparatory education in a diverse community. We prepare students for a life-long commitment to faith, learning, leadership, and service in an ever-changing society.


2016-2017 Handbook