Our normal school hours are 7:40 A.M. - 2:55
Welcome to Hamilton Southeastern High School. Our students are members of a high school of statewide and
national distinction that offers a committed faculty and exceptional facility. Southeastern is a four
year comprehensive high school serving approximately 2100 students in grades 9-12. We are located in one
of the nation’s fastest growing communities – a community with high academic and social expectations for
Our academic performance record is exceptional. Traditionally our students score as one of the top five
school districts on the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress (ISTEP). Our SAT and ACT
scores are far above the national average. In November of 2005 we were honored with the prestigious
NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL OF EXCELLENCE AWARD presented by the U.S. Department of Education.
Our students and staff have been repeatedly honored at both the state and national level with
championships and awards of excellence. Almost 90% of graduates enroll in post-secondary programs with
over 80% attending four year institutions.
Our curriculum offers extensive opportunities for all students including courses in the national model
Project Lead the Way (Pre-engineering, Bio-Technology, and Bio-Medical), the Academy of Finance, as well
as Advanced College Project (Indiana University courses taught on our campus). We offer 28 College Board
Advanced Placement Courses with 23 to be offered in 2007-2008. Students may also elect to enroll in our
district’s International Baccalaureate Program. Agreements for both college and high school credit have
been signed with Indiana University, Purdue University, Indiana/Purdue University Indianapolis, Ivy Tech
State College, the University of Indianapolis, and Marion College.
We also offer an extensive program of extra-curricular activities including our national championship
Mock Trial Team, state champion Academic Competition Teams, Film Club, Student Council, and National
Honoraries just to name a few. As a member of the Hoosier Crossroads Conference we have won the
prestigious Landis Trophy for three consecutive years. This award is given to the school which scores
the highest in both boys and girls athletics.
Hamilton Southeastern High School is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools,
the College Board, and has received a FIRST CLASS commission from the Indiana Department of Public
We have a great deal to be proud of at Hamilton Southeastern. Please explore our website and contact
any of our staff with questions you may have. I am sure you will see why we are Proud to be Royals!
Hamilton Southeastern High, we are the Royals brave and true
We never fall, we never fail. You know that we are for the Red, White, and Blue.
On the beam, big Royal Team, you know our spirits will not die.
So come on now, let's have a victory, for the Royals - FIGHT, FIGHT, FIGHT!