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Commencement 2018

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Eighth Grade Commencement 2018 took place on Friday, May 18, in the courtyard at Tucson Museum of Art downtown. Many family members, IDMS Board members, and other friends of the school joined in us in celebrating this very accomplished class’s achievements. Please click below to see highlights of this gala evening. (Please excuse the lighting conditions, which were far from …

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Baccalaureate 2018

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Twenty grads and their families joined us at the school for Baccalaureate service and dinner on Thursday, May 17. Special thanks to the parishioners of St. Alban’s Episcopal Church, who once again decorated, underwrote dinner, and baked many many dozens of delicious cookies. It was a wonderful evening.

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Our Kids Learn to Swim

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Thanks to Dolphins of the Desert Swimming Academy, S.W.I.M Tucson, USA Swimming Foundation, and the mighty Arizona Swimming and Diving, Imago Dei kids enjoyed an inspiring morning at the beautiful Oro Valley Acquatic Center on Saturday, April 21, receiving individualized swim instruction and having a great time. Access to swim lessons for minority and low-income children is an important issue …

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IDMS Science Fair 2018

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Congratulations to all the students whose projects made this year’s Science Fair – appropriately held on Pi Day! – our best ever. Many thanks to the staff who worked so hard to keep this mighty endeavor on track, and to the many parents, alumni, and school friends who attended. And best of luck to the top projects, which will be …

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IDMS Christmas Party 2017

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Thanks to the wonderful folks of Santa’s Helpers, TPD Communications Division, Intuit, Nationwide Vision, and Pappas Kids Schoolhouse Foundation, each of our more than 70 scholars AND their siblings received beautiful, individually selected and wrapped gifts again this year, plus holiday treats and games for every family. (Special thanks, as always, to Jack “Santa” Shomenta and Jadel “Mrs. Claus” Roe!) …

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Camp at Chapel Rock, Day 1

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The school year kicks off with our annual all-school sleep-away camp, August 28-31, in the cool woods at Prescott. A million thanks to the Stonewall Foundation and other generous supporters who make this incredible experience for our urban kids an Imago Dei tradition.

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Our 5th Grade Presents The Wizard of OZ

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In the midst of a super-busy end-of-the-year week, our adorable Fifth Grade – led by teachers Elaine Garcia and Carolyn Hollis, with the collaboration of Tucson’s Live Theatre Workshop – presented a fantastic adaptation of the Frank Baum classic. The production, presented on Thursday, May 18, at the Main Library downtown, featured the whole class, including three, count ’em, three …

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Graduation 2017

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Our 18-strong Class of 2017 graduated during a beautiful evening ceremony at Tucson Museum of Art on Monday, May 22, attended by family, friends, Board Members, friends of the school and other distinguished guests, including school Co-Founders The Revs. Anne Sawyer and Susan Anderson-Smith, on the very eve of their departure for exciting new ventures in New York City. Special …