Notre Dame High School

  • Notre Dame High School was founded in 1951 and is dedicated to educating young men and women in a safe, faith-filled and family oriented environment.
  • Notre Dame prides itself on its Christian family atmosphere that allows the school to provide a caring and supportive learning environment that meets the needs of individual students on a spiritual, intellectual and social level.
  • The school serves a student body of diverse cultures, faith traditions and abilities.
  • Our objective is to prepare each student spiritually, intellectually and socially to meet the challenges of a diverse and ever changing world.
  • We accomplish this through our extensive academic program that promotes critical thinking and clear communication skills.
  • Through our spiritual program, we seek to cultivate an appreciation for worship and a commitment to service.
  • Finally, through our extracurricular and athletic programs, we seek to develop not only talents and social skills, but also a sense of community and fair play.
  • We pride ourselves on providing a comprehensive program, challenging each student to reach his or her God-given potential.
  • We provide a challenging college preparatory program, extensive co-curricular activities and a commitment to service in the community.
  • The Notre Dame family inspires in students the values of Christian citizenship, a love of learning, and a responsible expression of their unique talents and ideas.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1951

Student Body

Total Students165 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 28%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Number of AP Courses5 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesEnglish Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, U.S. History, Physics B, Psychology
Average ACT score24
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Polos/Dress Shirts for males and females. Khacki and Navy Blue pants for both. Females also hav choices of navy blue, khaki or watchplaid skirts.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,650
Tuition NotesFinancial Aid available for families who qualify. Parents requesting aid need to apply to factstuitionaid.com
% on Financial Aid
70%
Admissions DirectorDr. Joseph D. Scabnlan '65

Sports

Total Sports Offered15 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Diving, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DivingFootball,
GolfGymnastics,
Ice HockeySoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • Please refer to our Notre Dame web page - www.ndhsbatavia.com - for an overview of our students' accomplishments, copies of our online newsletters [also archived] and our school "photo gallery" in order to see our students in action! We are ND . . . ND Pride is contagious! Notre Dame has been a top ranked secondary high school for the past 7 consecutive years by Buffalo Business First's review of 135 secondary schools in Western New Yor!

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