Institute Of Notre Dame

901 Aisquith Street
Baltimore, MD 21202-0212
     Tel: (410)522-7800
        
   
Grades: 9 - 12 | 364 students
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The Institute of Notre Dame (IND) is a girls Catholic high school located in the heart of Baltimore City.
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It is a school rich in history, tradition, academic excellence and faith.
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Founded in 1847 by the School Sisters of Notre Dame, the school continues today at its original location.
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Rooted in the values of the Catholic faith and the educational vision of the School Sisters of Notre Dame, IND is a college preparatory school for young women.
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The school's mission is to educate students to become women of discernment, active leaders, lifelong learners, and responsible citizens of the world.
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The school's philosophy is to enable every young woman to develop to the fullness of her potential.
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As a culturally diverse community, IND strives to create an environment that enables students to understand and accept themselves and others as persons of dignity and worth.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1847

Student Body

Total Students 364 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 48%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade Institute Of Notre Dame Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 18%
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 7 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP English - Literature and Composition, AP Government, AP Statistics, AP U.S. History  
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 20 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $13,525
Tuition Notes Visit http://www.indofmd.org/admissions for more information about tuition and fees.
% on Financial Aid 52%
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,800
Acceptance Rate 78%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Helen Bruns
Admissions Associate Bridget Bindel

Sports

Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Badminton, Basketball, Cheering, Crew, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBadmintonBasketball,
CheeringCrew,
Cross CountryField Hockey,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 40 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. A Capella Choir, Ambassadors, Campus Ministry, Choral Performance, Computer Club, Cultural Awareness, Dance Club, Drama, Environmental Club, Equestrian Club, Food Critics Club, Future Health Care Professionals, Garland - Literary Magazine, Hildie's Helpers, It's Academic, National Art Honor Society, National Honor Society, Outdoor Adventures, Outdoor Adventures, PAL - Preserving and Learning, Peer Mediators, Peer Ministers, Reading IND, Recycling, Robotics Club, SADD, Select Choir, Senior Service, Sewing Club, Shalom Club, Sociedad Honoraria Hispanica, Société Honoraire de Français, Stage Guild, Student Peace Activists, Students Sharing Coalition, TASC - Student Government, Tri M - Music Honor Society, Youth Ministry, iN! Digital Magazine, wINDows - School Newspaper Ambassadors, Computer Club, Dance Club, Drama, It's Academic, Peer Mediators, Peer Ministers, Reading IND, Recycling, Robotics Club, SADD, Select Choir, Senior Service, Sewing Club, Shalom Club, Stage Guild, Youth Ministry, A Capella Choir,
Campus Ministry,
Choral Performance,
Cultural Awareness,
Environmental Club,
Equestrian Club,
Food Critics Club,
Future Health Care Professionals,
Garland - Literary Magazine,
Hildie's Helpers,
National Art Honor Society,
National Honor Society,
Outdoor Adventures,
Outdoor Adventures,
PAL - Preserving and Learning,
Sociedad Honoraria Hispanica,
Société Honoraire de Français,
Student Peace Activists,
Students Sharing Coalition,
TASC - Student Government,
Tri M - Music Honor Society,
iN! Digital Magazine,
wINDows - School Newspaper,

School Notes:

IND places top priority upon academics. IND has a 100% acceptance rate to college and the class of 2013 earned over $9.5 million in merit based scholarships.
Extracurricular activities complement the academic program, including 14 varsity sports, opportunities in the performing and visual arts, community service, musical groups, and many clubs. Regardless of where the individual student's talents lie, whether in academics, athletics, or in extracurricular activities, IND strives to enable each and every student to experience success. That success generates the confidence and poise that allows students to reach the fullness of her potential in college and beyond. In 2009, the school successfully launched a 1:1 Student-Tablet PC Program with its freshman class. Through the careful integration of technology across the curriculum, teachers create a learning environment that is more individualized and tailored to each student's needs. By providing each student with her own tablet PC, IND ensures that technology is an affordable, accessible, and indispensible educational tool. IND offers two STEM programs, Biomedical Sciences and Engineering, through the national curriculum Project Lead the Way.

Profile last updated: 10/07/2013

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