Independence Mission Schools


Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary serve as administrators and teachers in Independence Mission Schools in Philadelphia, PA. The mission of the Independent Mission Schools is to provide sustainable, affordable, high-quality Catholic education to children of all faiths in underserved urban neighborhoods, through a new model of governance, funding, and accountability for the member schools. Currently, IHMs minister to students and school communities in the following schools in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia: St. Barnabas, St. Cyril of Alexandria, St. Gabriel, St. Martin of Tours, St. Rose of Lima and St. Veronica.