For nearly 150 years, Incarnate Word Academy has offered young women a Catholic,
college-preparatory high school education, based on academics, values and spirituality. 

Join us for our 2021 Open School Day
"Visit IWA"
Thursday, Sept. 16 from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Immerse yourself for a day in the life of an Incarnate Word Academy student. You'll see the students and faculty of the 609 in action while learning about our academic programs, athletic opportunities, fine arts offerings and unique Young Leaders Program.

Join us for our 2021 Open House
"Experience IWA"
Sunday, Nov. 7 from 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

This is a great opportunity for the entire family to walk through the halls of IWA! You'll talk to students, teachers and counselors, and learn more about all of our unique offerings.

Important Dates

How to Apply to the
Freshman Class

How to Apply as a Transfer or International Student


Melody Torno

Melody Torno

B.F.A., Sam Houston State University
M.A., University of Houston
Principal Program Certification, Lamar University
Jessica Umana

Jessica Umana

B.S., University of Houston


IWA Enhances its College Counseling Program

College counselor Lesley Watkins has added multiple workshops and advising sessions to our already robust college counseling offerings. They're designed to help our Falcons through the gauntlet of college admissions.

Welcoming Women

IWA's Falcon Ambassadors share the sisterhood with prospective students and help in important ways.

Record Breaker

Olivia Hill '23 proves she's a force to be reckoned with in the pool.

Incarnate Word Academy admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.