Incarnate Word Academy

2788 Normandy Dr
Saint Louis, MO 63121-0631
     Tel: (314)725-5850
Grades: 9 - 12 | 384 students
Incarnate Word Academy is a Catholic, private, secondary school for young women, sponsored by the Congregation of the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word.
The mission of Incarnate Word Academy is to challenge young women of faith to achieve their God-given potential as academically successful Women of the Word, following the example of Jesus, the Incarnate Word, by promoting human dignity, thereby empowering themselves and others to make a positive impact on our world.
The philosophy of Incarnate Word Academy is rooted in the mission of the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word.
Our task is to make visible the love of God as revealed in Jesus, the Incarnate Word, by promoting human dignity.
The mission challenges us to raise the consciousness of our school community, to respect cultural diversity, to respond to the needs of the poor, to work for peace and justice, and to be ecologically responsible.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 384 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Incarnate Word Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St Vincent Home/school (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Ann Catholic School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Ann Catholic School (0.8 miles away)
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    0.8 mi | 176 students | Gr. NS-8                      
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    7401 Florissant Rd
    Saint LouisMO 63121
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    1 mi | 22 students | Gr. 7-12                      
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