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Independence Mission Schools (IMS) provides a transformative Catholic education that develops students intellectually, emotionally, and spiritually and that provides children of all faiths across the city of Philadelphia the opportunity to learn in a college preparatory environment and grow in a culture of love, setting them on the path to a promising future.
Our Mother of Sorrows/St. Ignatius of Loyola is proud to be an Independence Mission School. IMS is a non-profit organization managing a network of 14 Philadelphia
Catholic elementary schools. These schools provide a high-quality, low-cost education to 4,000 students of all faiths, delivering opportunity to these children and their families.