Eighth-Grade Class Participates in Middle School Pinning Ceremony

On Wednesday, Jan. 28, the entire 8th-grade class gathered in The Cathedral to participate in the annual Middle School Pinning Ceremony.  The ceremony, attended by parents and other guests, signifies that the students will soon be making the transition to high school.  Fr. Val Handwerker blessed the pins before students were called individually to receive their pin from principal Karen Gephart. Read More
Posted by June LaPorta at Saturday, January 31, 2015

Commercial Appeal Names Two Seniors to Academic All-Stars Program

Mary Yarbrough and Anna Trinh Nguyen are the latest ICCS seniors to be added to The Commercial Appeal's list of Academic All-Stars, in the respective categories of science and art. Their awards bring to eight the number of ICCS seniors who have been named All-Stars during the 2014-15 academic year.  Designed to identify and recognize outstanding high school students in the Memphis metro area for excellence in academics, leadership and community service, the All-Stars program is... Read More
Posted by June LaPorta at Saturday, January 31, 2015

Senior Briana Brown Listed Second in Memphis Flyer's 2015 'Top 20 Under 30'

ICCS Senior Briana Brown was featured in the Memphis Flyer Jan. 22 edition in the publication's annual "Top 20 Under 30." Briana, who has studied ballet with the Memphis-based New Ballet Ensemble since age 7, was listed second in the list of individuals the Flyer identified as young Memphians who are making positive contributions to our city and who they see as future leaders. Briana made local and national news last November when she visited the White House with New Ballet Ensemble... Read More
Posted by June LaPorta at Sunday, January 25, 2015

Niche 2015 Ranking Lists ICCS's High School in Top Five of Memphis-Area Private Schools

Immaculate Conception Cathedral School's high school ranked number 4 in the recently released Niche 2015 Listing of Best Private High Schools in the Memphis Metro area. Best Private High Schools ranks 3,880 high schools based on key student statistics and more than 120,000 opinions from 16,000 students and parents. A high ranking indicates that the school is an exceptional academic institution with a diverse set of high-achieving students who rate their experience very highly. To read more... Read More
Posted by June LaPorta at Friday, January 16, 2015

Sixth ICCS Senior Named Academic All-Star for Current Academic Year

Immaculate Conception Cathedral School senior Georgette Redmond was named last week to The Commercial Appeal's Academic All-Star list, bringing to six the number of ICCS students receiving this distinction for the 2014-15 academic year.  Private and public high school seniors in the Memphis metropolitan area are... Read More
Posted by June LaPorta at Saturday, January 10, 2015