APA is an Indiana "A"-rated school!

APA Starts search for new leader
APA has started the search for a new leader. Founder and chief CEO, Robert Guillaume, has announced his retirement at the end of the current school year. The school board has begun its search for a formidable candidate to replace the "Commandant."



APA Students in uniform

The Anderson Preparatory Academy is a public charter school authorized by Ball State University; a military-style academy for girls and boys that focuses on a college preparatory curriculum of liberal arts and sciences. We are tuition-free and enrollment is open to any student in the state of Indiana. The cost to attend is the same as any public school.

Our motto is Where Excellence is Expected!


  • Our elementary for grades K-5
  • Students progress at their individual levels



  • Our middle school for grades 6-8
  • Requires participation in the Civil Air Patrol Cadet Program



  • Our high school for grades 9-12
  • Requires participation in the Air Force JROTC Program