Welcome to I.C.S.
Selecting your child's school is one of the most important choices you will make as a parent. For more than 125 years, Immaculate Conception School of Allegany County has been dedicated to nurturing young minds in our community. An integral part of the parish community and neighborhood, Immaculate Conception offers a challenging and balanced curriculum beginning with children in our Nursery School, Pre-K and Kindergarten programs through grade eight. High moral and academic standards coupled with self-discipline provide a safe and creative environment for learning in all grades.
The Immaculate Conception curriculum encompasses all traditional subjects, presented in a challenging and engaging way utilizing the latest in teaching methods and classroom technology. Immaculate Conception is accredited by the Middle States Association of Schools and Colleges and the faculty follows the New York State and the Diocese of Buffalo Department of Catholic Education.
Immaculate Conception School (ICS) of Allegany County is a Diocesan regional school committed to excellence in education in the Catholic tradition. Our mission is to foster the academic and moral development of creative minds developing a sense of understanding, compassion, empathy for others, and moral courage. We guide the development of the "whole child" and assist each student in reaching his/her full potential - intellectually, spiritually, emotionally, and physically. We cannot accomplish our mission alone; we rely on God's help and seek the active involvement of parents, family and the community in our education of students. ICS has a long tradition of students excelling beyond their tenure at ICS.
Catholic Education strives to make an individual's faith a living, conscious, and active part of daily life through our example and instruction. Our goal is to help students develop moral, spiritual and intellectual values which foster success in later life. ICS is dedicated to excellence in academic education and the development of students within the framework of the Gospel and traditions of Catholic teachings. The ICS community embraces our Catholic values while affirming the intrinsic worth of the individual student. We welcome all students regardless of denomination or ethnic background.
Buffalo Diocese / NY State Curriculum
Accelerated Academic Programs in Science, Math & Studio Art
STREAM (Science, Technology, Religion, Engineering, Arts, and Math)
Computers & Technology
English & Grammar
Physical Education / Health
Odyssey of the Mind
Lighthouse (Made possible through grant funding from the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation and University of Notre Dame)
Students at Immaculate Conception excel in many ways. They perform above average on NYS standardized tests and have received numerous awards for academic excellence. In addition, the involvement in the community service programs, fundraising and extra curricular activities provides students with a valuable sense of accomplishment and meaning.
We invite you to consider Immaculate Conception School in your selection of an elementary/middle school for your child(ren). Transportation from surrounding school disctricts can be arranged for students.
As a Catholic elementary/middle school, our mission is to help each child develop academically, emotionally, physically and spiritually, and to prepare them to be confident, responsible students. Awareness of the Roman Catholic faith and a commitment to basic Christian values of love, peace and respect for others are integral parts of the school's culture.
24 Maple Ave.
Wellsville, NY 14895
Phone: (585) 593-5840