Notre Dame School

435 Hazel Street
Chico, CA 95928-0959
Tel: (530)342-2502
Grades: PK-8 | 226 students
Founded by the Sisters of Notre Dame in 1928, Notre Dame School continues to provide quality Catholic education to the families of the greater Chico area, primarily serving St. John the Baptist and Our Divine Savior parishes within the Diocese of Sacramento.
It is our mission to empower students with Gospel values, Catholic vision, and academic excellence, leading them to fulfill their unique vocation within the security of a faithful family community. Academic excellence, leavened by a commitment to the success of the individual child and integrated with the message of the Gospel, is the heritage of Notre Dame School.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1928

Student Body

Total Students 226 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Notre Dame School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling


Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, VolleyballBasketballVolleyball,

School Notes:

Notre Dame School graduates:

  • 100% are academically prepared for high school
  • 91% are enrolled in Honors or Advanced Placement classes
  • 95% have received awards, honors or scholarships
  • 90% participate in high school sports
  • 90% are active in a club or organization
  • 52% have a high school GPA of 4.0+
  • 86% have a high school GPA of 3.5+
  • 95% have a high school GPA of 3.0+

Thanks to the generosity of many, Notre Dame School is able to provide several payment options which can be structured to the family financial situation, making Catholic school tuition more affordable than many think. If you would like more information about becoming a donor OR applying for financial assistance please contact our principal, Terri Sobieralski.

Profile last updated: 09/18/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Rose Scott Learning Community (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rose Scott Learning Community (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Chico Oaks Adventist School (2.8 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chico
    Grades: 1-11 | 19 students
    1.2 miles
    850 Palmetto Ave
    Chico, CA 95926
  • Chico
    Grades: K-1 | 75 students
    2.1 miles
    814 Glenn St
    Chico, CA 95928
  • Chico
    Grades: 7-12 | 100 students
    2.5 miles
    1184 East Ave
    Chico, CA 95926
  • Chico
    Grades: 1-12 | 75 students
    2.6 miles
    13 San Ramon Drive
    Chico, CA 95973
  • Chico
    The Progressive Schoolhouse
    Alternative School
    Grades: UG | 29 students
    2.6 miles
    2400 Notre Dame Blvd
    Chico, CA 95928

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