The Near Northwest Neighborhood is fortunate to be located within a short distance from a number of educational facilities including elementary schools and universities. The neighborhood boasts having two public elementary schools, Madison and Muessel, within its boundaries. Within steps of the neighborhood you will find Holy Cross School, a pre-K to 8th parochial grade school, and within a mile St. Joseph High School, 9th through 12th grades.

South Bend Community School Corporation:

Holy Cross School

St. Joseph High School

Neighbors also have convenient access to a number of colleges and universities. Many of our neighbors attend, or have attended, school at one of the colleges or universities in South Bend and the surrounding community. 

Bethel College

Holy Cross College

Indiana University South Bend

Ivy Tech Community College

Purdue University College of Technology at South Bend

St. Mary’s College

University of Notre Dame