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Incarnate Word Academy

Incarnate Word Academy is an all-female private Catholic traditional school for students in grades 9 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban

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Overview

Incarnate Word Academy says

Incarnate Word Academy provides young women with a Catholic college preparatory education, helping them grow in their relationship with Jesus, the Incarnate Word, and live according to His values. The Academy equips our students with an excellent education, focused on our cornerstones of academics, values and spirituality. Incarnate Word Academy is a Catholic College Preparatory High School for young women founded by the Congregation of the Incarnate Word and Blessed Sacrament in 1873. As a college preparatory academy, IWA provides students with a foundation of knowledge combined with practical experience and skills to prepare each to succeed in today's rapidly changing world. As a Catholic high school, IWA provides students with a values-centered education, encouraging exploration of social issues to gain moral perspective. Dedicated to empowering its students to make a difference in themselves, their education, and their communities well into the 21st century, this young women's academy combines academic excellence with strong Catholic commitment to ensure its students receive the best education in the best of atmospheres. The mission of Incarnate Word Academy is to proclaim the Gospel message of Jesus Christ through the education of young women. The education stresses both the development of academic excellence and the faith life of the students. In deepening their intellectual and faith life, the students will realize their responsibility to be a community of service in today’s world.

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Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (713) 227-3637
Email
  sfitch@incarnateword.org

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 279
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 73
10 75
11 65
12 66

Incarnate Word Academy's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Incarnate Word Academy's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 10 : 1
Gender 100% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 31%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 31%
Hispanic/Latino 24%
Black or African American 9%
Asian 5%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

Extracurriculars

  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball

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