Notre Dame Academy

https://www.nda-worc.org/ Notre Dame Academy's philosophy of education is built on the belief that education should prepare students for their roles as Christian women.
We wish to provide our students with the opportunity to become more aware of what is happening in their lives and to assume responsibility for themselves and their community.
In order to learn to make responsible choices, Notre Dame students have the freedom to learn in a school dedicated to high academic standards, and to involve themselves in the community, both utilizing its resources and serving its people.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Year Founded1951

Student Body

Total Students201 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
Students by Grade Notre Dame Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
85%
Average Class Size18 students
Number of AP Courses5 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 15 / Apr. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$15,600
Tuition Notes7th and 8th grade tuition is 11,700
% on Financial Aid
40%
Admissions DirectorCaitlin Lubelczyk

Sports

Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBasketballCross Country,
Field HockeyGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWinter Track,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.24 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Art Club, Cultural Diveristy Club, Declamation Society, French Club, girlUp, Math Team, Model UN, Newslpaper, Oxfam, PANDA, Peer Support Group, Science Club, Slam Poety Team, Spanish Club, Student Council, Writing Club, Yearbook Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Chamber Orchestra, Fall Production, Glee Club, Guitar and ukulele Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble, Spring Musical

School Notes

  • Notre Dame Academy's philosophy of education is built on the belief that education should prepare students for their roles as Christian women. We wish to provide our students with the opportunity to become more aware of what is happening in their lives and to assume responsibility for themselves and their community. In order to learn to make responsible choices, Notre Dame students have the freedom to learn in a school dedicated to high academic standards, and to involve themselves in the community, both utilizing its resources and serving its people.

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