School News and Events

Refer a Family, Earn a $150 Tuition Credit!

August 14, 2019

We are pleased to introduce our New Family Referral Program! IMS is now offering a $150 tuition credit (applicable to November 2019’s tuition bill) to any current IMS family that refers a new family who enrolls a child by October …

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Children’s Scholarship Fund

March 25, 2019

Apply for Pre-K4 Scholarships

Children’s Scholarship Fund Philadelphia (CSFP) will offer 100 new scholarships to children entering Pre-K4 in the fall 2019. These scholarships are separate from CSFP’s regular scholarship program and can be utilized only for full day, Pre-K4 …

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Soccer Shots is back for grades Pre-K – 2

Soccer Shots with DePaul After-school Wednesdays, April 10–May 29th Times:  Pre-K and K–1:20-1:50pm, 1st-2nd Graders–1:55-2:30pm Class Times Per Week: 30 minutes long Location:  Preschool Playground Area Eligible Children:  All students ages 3-7 Number of Weeks and Cost:  $65 for 8…

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Trimester 3 P.E. Classes (Gym Uniform Switch Starts Monday, 3/25)

Below you will find a list of new cohorts that will have P.E. with Ms. Williams for Trimester 3.

All students who have P.E. this Trimester should wear there gym uniform each day.  The uniform change is effective this Monday, …

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DePaul Catholic 8th Grade Parents

January 11, 2019

ATTENTION: DePaul Catholic 8th Grade Parents We would like to highlight your child’s acceptance into the High School of their choice. When you receive your child’s acceptance letter or email, please forward the letter or email to:

Mrs. Gillespie at …

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School Uniform Shoe Reminder

In September, we rolled out a new expectation for the school uniform and allowed all students to wear their choice of footwear.  While we had the best of intentions with this decision, it has become increasingly clear that this change …

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Independence Mission Schools (IMS) Announces New President

January 7, 2019

Bruce Robinson to Begin New Role on January 7th, 2019

Independence Mission Schools (IMS), a Philadelphia-based non-profit that provides a transformative Catholic education to nearly 5,000 low-income students of all faiths, today announced the successful completion of its national search …

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5th-8th Grade Pumpkin Carving Contest Info!

October 30, 2018

 

Pumpkin Carving Contest: Wednesday, October 31st

  • 5th-8th Grade Students
  • Students are welcome to bring their *carved pumpkin to school.
  • (All carving must take place at home)
  • We will be displaying the pumpkins for all to enjoy and prizes

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10/31 School Halloween Celebration

Costume Expectations

 No Masks

 No props (any props that do come to the building will be confiscated and a parent/guardian must pick them up from the building)

 Appropriate/safe footwear

 Appropriate coverage

Any student who dresses in…

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Middle School Homework Information

While there is still much discussion on the effectiveness of homework, research asserts that the 10-minute rule per grade level holds true for middle school students. This means that our middle school students should receive anywhere from 60 to 80 …

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