Notre Dame Academy Girls High School
Notre Dame Academy is a Catholic, private, college preparatory school for young women, founded in 1949 by the Sisters of Notre Dame.
Notre Dame Academy's administration, teachers, coaches, and staff integrate the mission, "educating young women to make a difference," throughout all aspects of the student experience.
Our curriculum is engaging and challenging. Each student is nurtured as an individual with unique talents and strengths. Our graduates are prepared academically, spiritually, and emotionally to excel in college and beyond.
26 AP and Honors courses 100% college acceptance 10 athletic teams, 4 levels of dance, and extensive visual arts offerings
- Top Ranked CA School
- Grades: 9-12
- Students: 360 students
- Yearly Tuition: $15,350
- Average class size: 22 students
- Application Deadline: Jan. 11
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State avg.: 48%
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National avg.: 13:1
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Advanced Dance, AP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP French, AP Government and Politics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish, AP Studio Art- 2-D Design, AP Studio Art- Drawing, AP US History, AP World History, Honors Algebra II, Honors Chemistry, Honors Geometry, Honors Spanish III
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Ms. Michele White
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Athletic Association, Campus Ministry, Choir, Dance, Drama, Drama Teacher's Association of Southern California (DTASC), Honor Council, Journalism, National Honors Society, Queen's Council, Rereat Team, Sound and Light Crew, Student Council, Student Forum, Yearbook
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I went here about 50 years ago and am blown away by the differences. We had nuns for teachers and brown and yellow uniforms. But I loved this school. I remember how rugged the courses were and by ND's standards, todays public schools seem weak. I went to the elementary too and our 8th grade teacher, Sr. Patricia Anne, was the principal as well.
Attended this institution from 9-12, did an amazing job preparing me for university level courses, and I made great friends and memories :)
Great teachers, student body and extracuriculum and sports opportunities.
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