Frequently Asked Questions

For FAQs regarding enrollment, tuition and financial aid, click here.

Do you offer transportation?

Transportation is available for all Philadelphia residents who live at least 1.5 miles from the school. Yellow school bus service is available to students in grades 1-6. Free SEPTA Student Fare Cards are available to students in grades 7-8. Eligible families also have the option to opt out of service and receive a monthly reimbursement, through the District’s Parent Flat Rate Program. ALL transportation is provided by the School District of Philadelphia and is not managed by IMS directly. 

Do you offer before and after care?

Our doors open at 7:30 a.m. for students. After care is provided by Catholic Social Services OST program and is available by lottery to students in Grades K-5.

Do you offer breakfast and/or lunch?

Breakfast is available daily from 7:30-8:00 a.m. Lunch is provided free of charge.

What time does the school day begin and end?

The school day begins at 8:00 a.m. Breakfast is available from 7:30-8:00. Regular dismissal is at 3:15 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. Dismissal is at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesdays.