Immaculate Heart Of Mary School

815 E Cathedral Rd
Philadelphia, PA 19128-0191
     Tel: (215)482-2029
Grades: PK - 8 | 430 students
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The purpose of Immaculate Heart of Mary School is an extension of the purpose of the church, ‘To Teach As Jesus Did’.
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We, as members of a Catholic elementary-educational community, promote life-giving relationships among teachers, students and parents, who encompass our school community.
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By our faith, support, understanding, knowledge and good example, we aspire to infuse in our students an appreciation and love for their Catholic education.
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Catholic education is at the heart of the Immaculate Heart of Mary School not simply as a concept to be taught, but as a reality to be lived.
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Faculty, parents, and students must be moved through education to build a community in all areas of life.
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This goal can and will be accomplished, not only through working and learning, but by example and experience in the light of faith.
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Working together as a team, praying, trusting, and sharing, the community of Immaculate Heart of Mary School will then be truly a reality to be lived.
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The mission of Immaculate Heart of Mary School is to instill Catholic values through education.
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As educators and parents we are committed to a partnership that develops and nurtures the unique God-given gifts and abilities of our children, so they may live in the 21 st century with a positive self-image as responsible members of society.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 430 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 12%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Immaculate Heart Of Mary School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Crefeld School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Les Petits Cherubs-cathedral (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Congregation Or Ami Nur & Kdg (1.4 miles away)
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