On Tuesday, January 17, 2023, members of Incarnate Word Academy’s faculty and staff gathered for a retreat that was filled with prayer, reflection, connection to other Incarnate Word ministries, and service.
Incarnate Word Academy Observes MLK Day
On Sunday, January 15, 2023, Olivia Eaker ’23 was recognized as Incarnate Word Academy’s recipient of the St. Louis Archdiocesan Martin Luther King, Jr. Model of Justice Award during a ceremony at the Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis. The award is presented each year to high school students who have demonstrated, through their attitude and their work, a commitment to serving humanity in the broader community. Olivia’s humble, optimistic, and dedicated approach to improving issues of inclusion within and beyond the IWA community made her the ideal candidate for this award.
IWA’s New Admissions and Anniversary Video
We want to share with you a link to our new admissions video, which highlights IWA’s 90 year anniversary. Enjoy it!
IWA Alumnae in our Sisters’ Cemetery in Normandy, MO
Allie Crain, Director of IWA Alumnae Relations, sent us these taken at the Alumnae Association Retreat on May 14, 2022.
UIW visit to IWA
The University of Incarnate Word and Incarnate Word Academy officially launched a partnership with two new opportunities for their respective school communities.
Installation of Sharon L. Gerken ’78 as President of Incarnate Word Academy
We share with you some pictures from the Installation of Sharon L. Gerken ’78 as President of Incarnate Word Academy on Saturday, October 9, 2021.
Founders Day Mass
We share with you some photos of Founders Day Mass, held on September 13, 2021.
New IWA Cafeteria: Ribbon Cutting
On August 23 was the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new IWA cafeteria and outdoor plaza.
Leading Women of the World!
TTEF’s Sharon Gerken Receives St. Louis the King Award, Highest Honor
On Monday, May 10, Archbishop Mitchell T. Rozanski enrolled Sharon Gerken as the 105th member of the “Order of St. Louis the King for Outstanding Service to Christ and His Church.” This award is the highest honor bestowed in the Archdiocese of St. Louis. Sharon Gerken is our future president of the Incarnate Word Academy.