School News and Events

Why This SMdP Parent Chose Catholic School

November 19, 2019

Three parents, who made three different school choices, share advice on how to decide where to send your kids

Every parent wants the best education for their child, but it can sometimes be hard to know which option is the …

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IMS Quarterly Newsletter: Fall 2019

October 4, 2019

Welcome to the start of a new school year!

I want to extend a special welcome to our new families – we are so happy to have you as part of the IMS family. By this time, I hope that …

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St. Martin de Porres Healthy Saint

January 11, 2018

Read the latest edition of Healthy Saint here.…

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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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Sharp Dressed Boys Learn Important Life Skills

May 26, 2016

montgomery-mccracken-stmartindeporresFather Steve Thorne and the eighteen 8th Grade boys paid a visit to the law firm of Montgomery McCraken Walker & Rhoads, LLP for their annual “Tie Day.”  The boys spent the day talking about the transition to high school, …

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It’s Not Too Late to Enroll for 2015-16!

September 24, 2015

Independence Mission Schools, like St. Martin de Porres in North Philadelphia, deliver an affordable, values-based education, taught in the Catholic tradition, for students of all faiths from across the city. Our innovative education programs for grades Pre-K to 8 help …

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