Bishop Holley Presides at All-Campus Mass

Bishop Martin T. Holley, D.D. was the main celebrant at the all-campus Mass held in the Cathedral on Thursday, Sept. 14. In his homily, Bishop Holley spoke to the students about what the cross represents to us as Christians and reminded them to pray for all who have been affected by the floods and hurricanes. After Mass, he spoke to 8th-graders who will soon be confirmed as well as 2nd-graders who will receive their First Communion this spring and assured them they will all be in his prayers. Read More
Posted by June LaPorta at Thursday, September 14, 2017 | 0 comments
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Freshmen Bond at Class Retreat at University of Memphis

ICCS freshmen had an opportunity to bond at their class retreat last Thursday at the University of Memphis.  Upperclassmen spoke to their younger “IC sisters” about their faith journeys and answered questions about high school life.  The event concluded with an exercise in which students wrote positive comments about their classmates. Read More
Posted by June LaPorta at Monday, September 11, 2017 | 0 comments
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Pre-K Students Learn the Value of Friendship Through Salad Making

ICCS pre-K students learned last week that the best fruit salads are made with a touch of friendship. Teachers assigned each child a specific fruit to bring in and mix into a "Friendship Fruit Salad."  As they participated in the salad making, students learned the values of teamwork, friendship, and trying new foods. After enjoying their salad together, students were happy to share their culinary masterpiece with faculty and staff.  Photos by McKenzie Martin. Read More
Posted by June LaPorta at Tuesday, September 5, 2017 | 0 comments
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ICCS Upper School Students Participate in National Service Project

ICCS Upper School students used their assembly period on Aug. 31 to support Emma's Art Cart, winner of the 2017 Jefferson Awards LEAD360 Project.  A national organization, the mission of Emma's Art Cart is to facilitiate expressive emotional healing through art and creative expression for those who are living in grief, pain, stress and fear.  The organization was formed to honor the wishes of Emma Stumpf, a young, terminal cancer patient who hoped to provide a creative... Read More
Posted by June LaPorta at Tuesday, September 5, 2017 | 0 comments
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