Notre Dame High School

Notre Dame High School, a ministry of the Catholic Diocese of Trenton, is a dynamic Catholic community dedicated to educating young women and men to realize their full potential through a faith-filled environment, a challenging college-preparatory program, extensive co-curricular activities and a commitment to citizenship and service in the community.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 855 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,750
  • Average class size: 23 students
  • Application Deadline: Nov. 19 / Feb. 4

Top Rankings

Notre Dame High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for:

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Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1957
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
855 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade
Notre Dame High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
89 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
45%
Average Class Size
23 students
Number of AP Courses
15 courses
Advanced Courses
AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP European History, AP French Language and Culture, AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Studio Art: 2-D Design, AP United States Government and Politics, AP United States History
Average SAT score
1200
Average ACT score
22
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Dress Code)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Nov. 19 / Feb. 4
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
The tuition rate for the Class of 2025 is $16,750.00 and is locked into place for all four years. Over the long-term, our Class of 2025 families can expect to save close to $4,000.
% on Financial Aid
10%
Admissions Director
Laura Sarubbi
Admissions Associate
Kristen Brauer

Sports

School Notes

  • ND Belief Statements
  • We believe:
  • A. in the values revealed through the Gospels, centered in God's love and the Catholic faith, which permeate all aspects of the Notre Dame community.
  • B. in mutual respect and an appreciation of diversity.
  • C. in a challenging, interactive academic environment, that is respectful of the learning style and needs of each individual.
  • D. in the development of critical thinking and problem-solving skills, creativity, and a commitment to life-long learning for faculty and students.
  • E. in the necessity to have a secure, caring and enthusiastic environment, which has a consistent code of conduct and fosters integrity.
  • F. in the promotion of leadership through self-discipline, self-discovery and self-worth, in order to encourage personal responsibility, accountability, growth and fulfillment.
  • G. in the need to provide extensive quality opportunities for community service and co-curricular involvement in order to develop personal growth while building pride and ownership in the Notre Dame family beyond the classroom.
  • H. in educating our students to discern moral, ethical and responsible choices in a constantly evolving global community.
Profile last updated: 06/01/2021

School Reviews

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My daughter and son both graduated from NDHS. I believe they received an excellent education in a school that supports and encourages students to develop the confidence to work hard and do well. My children grew academically , socially and spiritually . I highly recommend this school. They were accepted into eighteen colleges in which they applied. They have become independent, caring and confident young adults.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 855 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,750
  • Average class size: 23 students
  • Application Deadline: Nov. 19 / Feb. 4

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The average private school tuition in Mercer County, NJ is $26,771 for elementary schools and $35,925 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Mercer County, NJ is 52% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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