School News and Events

Howley Family Foundation Visit

September 20, 2017

We were happy to be visited by the President (Lorie Howley) and Executive Director (Meg Mitkus) of the Howley Family Foundation. The mission of this foundation is to award academic scholarships and to provide tuition assistance to elementary, high …

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An Important Back-to-School Message From Our President

August 23, 2017

Dear IMS community,

With so much turmoil happening in our world and in our country, it is troublesome to have to live and grow up in a place where so much hatred exists. However, it is good to remember our …

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Inner City Church Adapts to Changing Culture and Thrives

June 22, 2017

PHILADELPHIA – The Catholic Church is known for its sacred traditions. Those traditions, however, can make the Church seem resistant to change.

One Philadelphia parish challenged that perception when it moved to transform along with the neighborhood it serves.


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Impressive Work Earns 4th Grade A Free Field Trip

May 31, 2017

Our 4th grade students lead by teacher Dana DiPasquale, learned about journalism as they prepare to create an article for the Healthy NewsWorks Newspaper. They interviewed Mike Weilbacher, the Executive Director of the Schuylkill Center of Environmental Education. …

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Students Raise over $3K with Rice Bowls

April 22, 2017

St Raymond of Penafort Students raised $3121.88 for Catholic Relief Services (CRS) during the Lenten Season.  Ted Miles and Joanne Kratz represented CRS and accepted check at the monthly mass for the school with all students present.  Children learned about …

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