Burlington Notre Dame Elementary opened in the fall of 1997.
Grades kindergarten through six share the building with the Little Nike Preschool, before and after school programs and the Parish Religious Education programs for the Burlington area.
Burlington Notre Dame, Inc. is dedicated to fulfilling the teaching ministry of the Church by promoting Catholic values and assisting students in reaching their full potential through Christ-centered academic and co-curricular programs.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked IA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 403 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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Burlington Notre Dame ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Iowa for:

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students
403 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade
Burlington Notre Dame Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked IA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 403 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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