Belief, Vision, Mission


  • We believe in God, the traditions of the Holy Catholic Church, and Catholic education founded on the love and teachings of Jesus Christ.
  • We believe in welcoming students and families of all faiths and backgrounds.
  • We believe in a safe, nurturing environment.
  • We believe in the dignity, potential, and individual gifts of every student.
  • We believe in excellence – in academics, athletics, the arts, and service.
  • We believe in cultivating leaders and good citizens of our community, country, and world.
  • We believe in mutually-supportive relationships through a faith community of students, parents, faculty, alumni and friends.
  • We believe in lifelong learning and service to others.
  • We believe in accountability to those we serve and always striving to improve.


To be a premier Pre-Kindergarten to 12th grade Catholic school system, welcome to all, which provides a unique educational alternative to the families of Greater Watertown, and which fosters academic excellence, Christian virtues, leadership, and a lifelong commitment to family, community, country, and God.


IHC is a faith community whose mission is to provide a quality Catholic and secular education, to cultivate holiness based on the love and imitation of Christ, and to form responsible citizens whose Christian values will transform the world.

Powered by Finalsite