Students thrive in an atmosphere of action-packed classes and labs.
The Young Leaders Program has developed four innovative classes that guide students in their leadership development through project-based learning. In these classes students put leadership skills into practice through personal growth challenges, planning and implementing group service projects, creating and running a small business, and planning their financial futures.
Recent Class Projects
Leadership Live, a student-run speaker series that focuses on career, leadership, and life skills, kicked off their 2022-2023 season with author, TED Talk presenter, and motivational coach Suzan Nguyen.
Four Incarnate Word Academy seniors were recently named Commended Scholars by the National Merit Scholarship Program: Marie Culbreth, Amelie Dinh, Iman Haddad, and Claire Michael.
The class of 2022 navigated the Downtown Tunnels to the offices of PricewaterhouseCoopers for the annual Young Women's Leadership Conference on Wednesday, October 12th.
A pathbreaking ballerina assures our students, "You are enough."
The College Board recognizes us for our efforts in cultivating diversity in AP Computer Science.
Students named to President's and Principal's Honor Rolls
Spanish classes take advantage of our downtown location to learn more about Mexican heritage.
They're among 16,000 high school students nationwide to earn the honor.
These young women are College Board National Hispanic Recognition Program Scholars and College Board National African-American Program Scholars.
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.
Two IWA students accomplish what less than one percent of National Latin Exam takers do.
Kate Sullivan '21 discussed her geosciences research at one of the country's most prestigious science events.
Two groups of IWA students launch online fundraisers to help a community organization.
See how their writing showcases a slice of high school life.
Seniors AnaSofia Aragon and Lily Collora combined their love of fashion and interest in sustainability to build a brand that's chic and affordable.
Three seniors are 2021 National Merit Scholarship Commended Stutdents.
Maria del Carmen Bello '20 is grateful for the award.
IWA is proud to announce that it will be one of the first high schools in the country to offer leadership development coaching to our students.
Michela Durrette shared her inspirational story of facing brain cancer in 6th grade to graduating at the top of her high school class with the KHOU 11 news team. Click below to watch her message of faith and determination.