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Overall
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Immaculate Heart of Mary School
9
Overall
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8
Math
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Science
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10
School Incidents
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8
Reading
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10
Attendance
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School Details

  • School TypePrivate Catholic
  • Grade LevelsPreK-8
  • Enrollment398
  • PrincipalMs. Rochelle A. Grasso
  • Phone Number215-482-2029
  • School Emailenroll@iheartmary.org
  • SEPTA RoutesBus (62)
  • Address 815 East Cathedral Road
    Philadelphia, PA 19128
  • NeighborhoodRoxborough
  • Tuition$3,960-$4,700 for 2017-18 school year. Tuition varies based on number of children, and parishioner status. Tuition assistance is available for those who qualify. Tuition rate schedule posted at iheartmary.org.
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Mission

Immaculate Heart of Mary is centered in the person of Jesus Christ with Mary as our model. As a Catholic school, we are committed to educating the whole child academically, spiritually and emotionally, recognizing the diverse and unique God-given...

Immaculate Heart of Mary is centered in the person of Jesus Christ with Mary as our model. As a Catholic school, we are committed to educating the whole child academically, spiritually and emotionally, recognizing the diverse and unique God-given gifts and abilities of each student. With a rigorous curriculum aligned with relevant standards, Gospel values and effective instruction, Immaculate Heart of Mary ensures that our students will live in the 21st century as responsible members of society.

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Points of Pride

Neumann Scholars. St. John Vianney Scholars. Pre-K (age 3) and pre-K (age 4) programs. Honors math.

Neumann Scholars. St. John Vianney Scholars. Pre-K (age 3) and pre-K (age 4) programs. Honors math.

Admissions Policy

Our school admits students of any race, color, religion, and national or ethnic origin to all of the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to its students. The school endeavors to accommodate students with...

Our school admits students of any race, color, religion, and national or ethnic origin to all of the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to its students. The school endeavors to accommodate students with special needs as the school’s resources and capabilities reasonably permit. The school reserves the right to decline admission or impose reasonable conditions of attendance where indicated under the circumstances. Testing in some academic areas may be held for new incoming students in grades 3 to 8.

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Safety & Culture

IHM School is committed to providing a safe educational environment for all individuals, free from all forms of threats, intimidation, and hostile, offensive, or inappropriate behavior. Our school encourages all students to reach their fullest...

IHM School is committed to providing a safe educational environment for all individuals, free from all forms of threats, intimidation, and hostile, offensive, or inappropriate behavior. Our school encourages all students to reach their fullest potential through the academic program. Students are expected to be attentive and respectful to school staff, show respect and concern for other students, and actively participate in their academic program. All staff and volunteers are required to be in full compliance with the standards set by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia and state of Pennsylvania before working with the children of IHM either as an employee or a volunteer.

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Accreditations & Honors

Middle States Association of Schools and Colleges

Middle States Association of Schools and Colleges

School Details & Data

Demographics

Black 6.8%
White 83.4%
Hispanic 5%
Asian 4%
Other 0.8%

Female & Male Students

Female Students 55.8%
Male Students 44.2%

Special Education

Special Ed 11.3%

Students Per Grade

Kindergarten Students
44
1st Grade Students
41
2nd Grade Students
42
3rd Grade Students
48
4th Grade Students
43
5th Grade Students
50
6th Grade Students
41
7th Grade Students
39
8th Grade Students
50
Total Students
398

School Incidents

Incidents Per 100 Students
1.1

Academics

AP Class Offerings

  • AP Class Other

Activities & Programs

Arts Programs

  • Vocal,
  • Instrumental,
  • Theater,
  • Visual Arts,
  • Choir,
  • Other Instrumental,
  • School Plays,
  • School Musicals,
  • Poetry,
  • Literature,
  • Other

Sports Programs

  • Football,
  • Basketball,
  • Soccer,
  • Baseball,
  • Softball,
  • Track and Field,
  • Cross Country,
  • Girls Basketball,
  • Girls Track and Field,
  • Volleyball,
  • Girls Volleyball,
  • Sports Other

Other Sports

Before and after school care available; weekly physical education classes held in school gym; organized sports after school as part of the Christian Youth Organization; Student Government Officers and Projects; Christmas Shop for Children; Book Fairs...

Before and after school care available; weekly physical education classes held in school gym; organized sports after school as part of the Christian Youth Organization; Student Government Officers and Projects; Christmas Shop for Children; Book Fairs for Children; 100 Book Club; Sacramental Programs; School Plays and Shows

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Electives

Students in all grades (PreK3 thru 8) have learning opportunities in Spanish, music, gym, technology and library.

Students in all grades (PreK3 thru 8) have learning opportunities in Spanish, music, gym, technology and library.

Language Programs

  • Spanish,
  • Additional Languages

Parent Programs

  • Parents Home and School Association,
  • Parents Classroom Volunteers,
  • Parents After School Volunteers

Parent Involvement

Parents assist at lunch time and recess. Parents manage CYO program and teams.

Parents assist at lunch time and recess. Parents manage CYO program and teams.

Before and After Care

  • Before Care,
  • After Care,
  • Extended Day,
  • Extended Programming

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