School News and Events

School Uniform Shoe Reminder

January 11, 2019

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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