School News and Events

Unidos Pa’ PR

October 9, 2017

Gym and Jeans are a Go to Help those in PUERTO RICO was a TREMENDOUS success!!!! Thanks to all of us, our DePaul family raised $600.00 – yes, SIX HUNDRED dollars for Unidos Pa’ PR (United for Puerto Rico)!! Unidos…

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Glimpse At The First Day Of School

September 11, 2017

Welcome back students! We are looking forward to a wonderful 2017-2018 school year!…

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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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Oh, the Places You’ll Go…

June 30, 2017


Education is the key to a productive life. The first step to academic success is a good elementary school education. With a solid grounding in PreK through 8th grade, a student has a better chance of …

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St. Joseph University Makes Video for DePaul

April 5, 2017

Much thanks to the Communications and Digital Media students at Saint Joseph’s University for putting this amazing video together!

DePaul is blessed to honor our senior teaching staff who have collectively served DePaul for over 50 years!

Mr. Christopher Leonard, …

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Celebrating Catholic Schools Week

January 27, 2017

January 29 – February 4, 2017

National Catholic Schools Week


National Catholic Schools Week is an annual celebration of Catholic education in the United States.

This year’s theme is “Catholic Schools: Communities of Faith, Knowledge and Service.” The theme …

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The DePaul Catholic School and Independence Mission Schools Purchase St. Francis of Assisi Parish Buildings in Germantown

December 14, 2016

PHILADELPHIA PA, December 14, 2016 — The DePaul Catholic School, the only Catholic elementary school in the Germantown, and Independence Mission Schools (IMS), the Philadelphia non-profit network for 15 independent Catholic schools, announce the purchase of the St. Francis of …

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Congratulations Ms. Trice!

November 21, 2016

Congratulations Ms. Gina Trice!

We are thrilled to honor Ms. Trice, one of DePaul’s esteemed 5th grade teachers, with our first annual Spirit of St. Vincent de Paul Award. This award goes to a dedicated teacher who has enriched the …

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Trailblazers Demonstrate DePaul’s 5 Values

November 4, 2016

DePaul Trailblazers are scholars who demonstrate DePaul’s 5 values and have shown great growth, especially in an academy area of focus.

Each month, teachers write a recommendation highlighting why the student has been chosen and one student per grade is …

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Volunteers Needed for Clean Up Day

October 11, 2016

Help us clean up the space outside St. Francis of Assisi church at the corner of Greene and Logan Street, next to the school.

We are excited about the future of this space and honoring the legacy of St. Francis …

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