IPS #96 Meredith Nicholson School
In a beautiful wooded setting on the northwest side of Indianapolis, Meredith Nicholson School #96 opened its doors on September 4, 1962, with an enrollment of 654 pupils and 17 classrooms. This school was dedicated on May 17, 1963 and is named for Indiana author Meredith Nicholson. Nicholson was born in Crawfordsville, IN. Presently, Meredith Nicholson Elementary School has an enrollment of close to 550 students. The school is the largest English as a Second Language site in the Indianapolis Public Schools district. The ESL program provides services beyond the general education curriculum for students who are learning the English Language. Approximately 85% of our students utilize these services. Over the years, students from approximately 18 different countries have been enrolled at Meredith Nicholson. Flags representing these countries are hanging in the foyer of the school. We are proud to be public!