May 2, 2023, Sr. Eileen O’Keeffe, CCVI and several Incarnate Word Academy students boarded the Red Knight Express to deliver many boxes of personal care and other needed items to the women in residence at Queen of Peace Center, a Catholic Charities program for women in treatment for substance abuse. In addition to these items, students from IWA’s Mission Committee wrote personal notes to the residents. This project was sponsored by Sisters Supporting Women for a Better World, a CCVI initiative that provides funding for projects that serve economically poor women.
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.
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.
We want to share with you a link to our new admissions video, which highlights IWA’s 90 year anniversary. Enjoy it!
Allie Crain, Director of IWA Alumnae Relations, sent us these taken at the Alumnae Association Retreat on May 14, 2022.
The University of Incarnate Word and Incarnate Word Academy officially launched a partnership with two new opportunities for their respective school communities.
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.
We share with you some photos of Founders Day Mass, held on September 13, 2021.
On August 23 was the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new IWA cafeteria and outdoor plaza.