At a Glance
Immaculate Heart of Mary School is a PreK through 8th grade Catholic school conveniently located in Towson, MD. Our student enrollment is made up of 289 students that come from 30 zip codes in the Baltimore area. Our diverse population of students represents different faiths, socio-economic and demographic backgrounds. IHM believes in educating the whole child - mind, body and spirit.
"But those who trust in the LORD will find new strength. They will soar high on wings like eagles."
By the Numbers
- 20 student average class size
- 20:1 Student to teacher ratio
- 99% 8th grade graduates accepted to first choice high school
- 289 students enrolled
- 95% of faculty hold advanced degrees
- 100% of faculty with state teaching certification
- 100% of students participate in community outreach
- $45,000 in high school scholarships awarded to graduates
- 8 Catholic Parishes represented
Immaculate Heart of Mary School Achievements
From our music programs to the individual achievements of our students, there is always something to celebrate at IHM! Below are a few examples of some of the incredible achievements students have achieved in recent years.
1st Place at Music in the Park Competition - The Eagle band participated in the Music in the park Competition at Hershey Park last spring where they placed 1st! To learn more about our band program we encourage you to visit our arts & music program page.
A dedicated green school - In 2019 IHM was designated a green school in Baltimore County! An award bestowed on schools that celebrate green practices, water conservation, pollution reduction, and energy conservation!
Fortnight for Freedom Essay Winner - In 2017 our student Irie W was selected as the elementary school winner for the 2017 fortnight essay contest!
1st Place at inaugural Calvert Hall Cyber Capture the Flag Competition - Our "IHM Flying Eagles", comprised of Dylan M., Brooke M., Evie W. and Rocco M. won this inaugural contest by a landslide 2500 to 1420 to 400.
Positive School Environment
To foster a positive school environment where all students are educated in a safe and caring atmosphere, all Archdiocesan schools will follow established procedures for prevention and intervention for bullying, harassment or intimidation. Immaculate Heart of Mary School earned the Gold status which is the very top level of achievement.
Positive Behavioral Intervention & Supports (PBIS) has been implemented in every Archdiocesan elementary and high school to enhance academic and social behavior outcomes for all students.
Immaculate Heart of Mary School is proud to be accredited by The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council.
All Archdiocesan high schools and elementary schools are accredited as a system through AdvancED. Every five years, the Department of Catholic Schools completes a system-wide accreditation review, which culminates in a visit by an AdvancED External Review Team. Each school is evaluated based on the National Standards and Benchmarks for Effective Catholic Elementary and Secondary Schools.