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Coordinates: 41°6′31.5″N 85°4′59.09″W / 41.108750°N 85.0830806°W / 41.108750; -85.0830806

R. Nelson Snider High School
4600 Fairlawn Pass, Fort Wayne
TypeFree public
Motto"Nihil Sine Magno Labore"
(Latin; "Nothing Without Great Work")
School districtFort Wayne Community Schools
PrincipalChad Hissong
Faculty80.07 (FTE)[1]
Enrollment1,813 (2019–20)[1]
Student to teacher ratio22.64[1]
Campus size10 acres (40,000 m2)
Campus typeSuburban
WebsiteSnider High School

R. Nelson Snider High School is a secondary school in the Fort Wayne Community Schools system, serving the north central and northeast neighborhoods of Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States.

A small portion of New Haven is zoned to Snider.[2][3]


All athletic teams compete in the Summit Athletic Conference.

Team state champions

Speech and debate

Snider's speech club is a chapter of the National Forensic League, the Indiana High School Forensic Association, and actively participates in its events.[citation needed]

Notable alumni

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See also


  1. ^ a b c "R. Nelson Snider High School". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved May 31, 2021.
  2. ^ "New Haven City Districts" (PDF). Allen County. 2018. Retrieved 2020-04-04.
  3. ^ "High School Map" (PDF). Fort Wayne Community Schools. Retrieved 2020-04-04.