Our smaller class sizes and highly qualified faculty have benefited young Memphis women since 1949. Our student body comprises girls from over 20 zip codes in the Memphis area; among Memphis private schools, IC is by far the most diverse in student body, whether the categories are ethnic, income, religion, or geographic area of town. Our average ACT score is 24.5; we have a 100% graduation rate, and a 99% rate of college matriculation. Our 2010 valedictorian was a National Merit Scholar. Over the past 5 years, our graduates have received over $5 million in merit scholarships.