About the District
Welcome to the Metropolitan School District of Washington Township
The Metropolitan School District of Washington Township (MSDWT) is located in the northern section of Indianapolis, Indiana and Marion County. It is a dynamic community with broad diversity in cultures, religions, ethnic groups, races and socioeconomic levels. Washington Township has been an educational leader in Indiana for the last sixty years and offers a comprehensive educational curriculum with special activities and programs geared to provide enrichment, exploration, and instructional support for students.
Now in its fourth full year of delivering instruction through the International Baccalaureate (IB) framework, Washington Township is pleased and proud to offer the IB Primary Years Program in all seven elementary schools, the IB Middle Years Program in all three middle schools and North Central High School, and the IB Diploma Program also at North Central High School. This implementation of IB across all grade levels, makes Washington Township the first district in Indiana to offer International Baccalaureate to EVERY student, and one of only six districts in the world.
The MSD of Washington Township provides excellent opportunities for students to participate in outstanding performing arts, fine arts, academic teams, publications, athletics, and other student activities. Washington Township provides quality education in award winning schools built on a foundation of outstanding educators, administrators, school board members, and supportive parents. Our vision is “Superior Schools in a Supportive Community.”
The mission of Washington Township Schools is to develop lifelong learners and globally-minded citizens by fostering the academic, creative, and social skills needed to achieve excellence in a multicultural environment.