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Eagles’ Nest at IHM

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 - This morning, Father Jeff blessed our new playground that was formulated from a dream to a reality by our generous community of IHM donors during the 2020 Day of Giving. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, building this playground was delayed several months. The community, largely supported by school families, alumni and friends of IHM have been anticipating the playground on IHM’s school’s campus for many years. Earlier this year the students helped pick the design of the...

Easter Basket Collection Sponsored by NJHS – March 22 – 26

Easter Basket Collection Sponsored by NJHS – March 22 – 26

Easter Basket Project: March 22- 26During the week of 3/22-3/26, NJHS is holding an Easter Basket collection for a local charity.  Each grade level has a different item to collect for the basket.  The NJHS members are hoping the families at IHM will bring some "egg"stra happiness to those who need it. Thank you in advance for your donation. Please email Mrs. Bressner (dbressner@ihmschoolmd.org) with any questions.  Items we are collecting:PreK and K:  Easter GrassGrades 1 and 2:  PeepsGrade 3:...

Tio Pepe Drive Thru Event – March 27, 2021

Tio Pepe Drive Thru Event – March 27, 2021

On March 27th, IHM and Tio Pepe Restaurant are bringing their delicious cuisine to Towson. Pick up will be available after our 4pm Saturday Mass in the Joan Avenue parking lot. We encourage all to join us at 4pm Mass and take dinner home! This is perfect for date night or families! Simply view the menu and call in your order (410) 539-4675 before 8pm Friday, March 26, 2021. Pay over the phone and pick up between at IHM (Joan Avenue parking lot) between 5pm - 6pm.  Pick-Up Date: Saturday, March...

2020-2021 Teacher of the Year

We are happy to present, and wholeheartedly congratulate, our 2020-2021 IHM Teacher of the Year - Mrs. Kathleen Strauch!!! " Mrs. Strauch is described by colleagues and families as professional, dedicated, loyal, faithful, calm, servant leader, passionate, reliable, generous, unflappable and thoughtful". We are so lucky to have Kathleen as our Kindergarten teacher at IHM. She has been a loyal teacher at IHM for many years and has dedicated her life to service as a teacher at our school. She...

Fox 45’s BMore Lifestyle Show

IHM's Kindergarten Teacher, Miss Kathleen Strauch and K student Carley, were both special guests on Fox 45's BMore Lifestyle show today! The host, Brandi Proctor, talked to them about how Miss Kathleen has adapted her classroom and teaching during a pandemic. Miss Kathleen provided valuable advice to parents who are getting their children Kindergarten ready for the 2021-2022 school year.

Catholic Schools Week 2021

Service Project: Kits of CaringFor a school-wide service project for Catholic Schools Week, IHM will be assembling “Kits of Caring” for distribution to residents at Oakcrest retirement community. With the pandemic and visitor restrictions, many residents are confined to their rooms with limited interactions with others. These “Kits of Caring” will spread cheer and provide residents with small activities for their day. In school, students will be making Valentine’s Day decorations and writing...

(cool) Progeny’s Article: The Art of Drawing Science

(cool) Progeny’s Article: The Art of Drawing Science

Alison Roper, middle school science teacher at Immaculate Heart of Mary School, has more than twenty years of teaching experience — but nothing quite prepared her for the challenges of this past year. “There is a saying, ‘the brain remembers what the hand does.’ I think this phrase sums up my teaching philosophy because science is best learned by actually doing the science,” said Alison. “During a typical year, my students frequently conduct experiments, gather research, work cooperatively in...