Catholic schools, parish faith formation, evangelization, youth ministry and young adult and college campus ministry programs in the Archdiocese of Indianapolis serve over 226,000 Catholics in 151 parishes and missions in 11 deaneries throughout a 39 county area of central and southern Indiana comprising some 13,757 square miles with a population of over 2.4 million people.
There are 72 Catholic schools in the archdiocese serving over 23,000 students. These include 61 elementary schools and 11 high schools with more than 1500 staff members.
Nearly 12,000 school-aged students are served in parish faith formation (religious education) programs by more than 1,700 catechists. Some 11,300 adults participate annually in one or more parish adult faith formation opportunities, while approximately 3,400 middle and high school students participate in parish youth ministry programs facilitated by more than 800 volunteers.