Immaculate Heart Of Mary School

Po Box 1000 282 Still River Rd
Still River, MA 01467-0146
     Tel: (978)456-8877
Grades: 1 - 12 | 102 students
Immaculate Immaculate Heart of Mary School in Still River, Massachusetts, is a private Catholic school.
The main goal of the institution is for the complete Catholic formation of its students. All subjects are taught in the light of the Faith.
The teaching of sound Catholic doctrine leads to the development of a true conscience in each pupil, understanding the Faith, must come to live knowingly as a child of God.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 1 - 12
Year Founded 1979

Student Body

Total Students 102 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 10 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $2,500
Tuition Notes Tuition for the first two children is $2,500 each, $2,000 per student for the next two and $1,500 per student after that.

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Baseball, BasketballBaseballBasketball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Marching Band, Pro-Life League Marching Band, Pro-Life League,

School Notes:

Immaculate Heart of Mary School was started in 1976 in response to the needs of families who identified a crisis in Catholic education.  At IHM traditional education, based on the Catholic Faith, is taught at all levels, putting into perspective Gods creation and the eternal responsibilities and goals of man, with no apologies.The Town of Harvard School Board gave the school approbation on November 7, 1983, commending the institution on its comprehensive program. As time went on student enrollment grew and a larger building was added on to the existing building, which was also enlarged.At the present time a gym called "MacIsaac Hall" is being built to finish the campus needs of this small school, where grades one through twelve are taught in a small classroom settings, in family-like atmosphere. The daily Latin Mass at our chapel located across from the school, begins each day and supports the spiritual needs of the student body. The curriculum is based on traditional Catholic academics, emphasizing the importance of the Holy Catholic Faith in all subjects.Adopting the Salesian pedagogy based on Reason, Religion and Kindness for our discipline, IHM provides a happy and wholesome learning environment for our students.The grammar school is staffed and administered almost entirely by Sisters, whereas the High School is staffed staffed by the Brothers, lay teachers and a few Sisters. Other than Academics, the High School boasts of an award winning Marching Band, with accomplished musicians. It is also home of the "Eagles " Basketball teams, both boys and girls. The boys also have a baseball team.Graduates of Immaculate Heart of Mary School have gone on to various walks of life in the professional fields, some becoming doctors and nurses, engineers and teachers. Others have gone into the trades and have become diesel mechanics, electricians, plumbers and stone masons. Several have answered the call to religious life.   Some are married and are raising families and it is our prayer that these and the future graduates of Immaculate Heart of Mary School will serve to be the catalysts to bring others into the Catholic Faith.

Profile last updated: 01/30/2015

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School Reviews

Recommended
0 days ago
There is no place like IHM. I was very blessed to go to school here from 1st-12th grade. I graduated over 12 years ago, and my husband and I moved across country to be close to it again so that our children can attend school here as well. The teachers are exceptional, giving the individual care you would hope for your children and teach with the patience and love. There''s no where else I''d want our children to be. I feel that they, like myself will build a strong foundation in the faith here too, which is definitely a priority. You won''t find a more cheerful environment than this whole establishment. It''s definitely "a breath of fresh air"!
- Posted by Student/Alumni
Recommended
1 week ago
I was blessed to attend IHM School from Grades 1-12, and am so thankful for the years of Faith and formation. The family atmosphere, the excellent instruction and the warmth of the Catholic Faith in its pure truth has helped me to remain strong against the odds of an ugly world. Thank you to all my teachers throughout the years, and may God bless you... and all the students who ever have the opportunity to walk through the doors of IHM!
- Posted by Student/Alumni

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