Lower School News

A typical day in pre-school and kindergarten may seem like it’s all just fun and games, but really there’s a whole lot of learning going on.  The “Earl...

Academy STEAMs Forward

April 11, 2017

Most parents of school-aged children know the acronym STEM and what it means.  For much of the last decade, many school curriculums have been shaped around the four discipl...

Teaching children what they need to know for life is not just a saying at the Academy of Notre Dame, it is part of the school mission. Starting February 27th, the Academy’...

Life is loaded with opportunity and that’s just what the van Opstal family of Dracut was looking to provide their sons, Timothy and Andrew, a year and a half ago when they...

Who doesn’t like gooey roasted marshmallows and chocolate sandwiched between graham crackers? The favorite fireside treat will be featured this year at the Academy of Notr...

A Man of Many Ties

January 17, 2017

Firm, but nurturing; fair and respectful. These are just some of the many attributes that characterize one of the most beloved and dedicated teachers at the Academy of Notre Dam...

There’s more than one way to approach a problem and the students at the Academy of Notre Dame’s Lower School are learning just that while having fun and being inspir...

When families across the region gathered together to celebrate Thanksgiving last week, nearly two dozen families in the Tyngsboro area were able to enjoy a dinner with all the f...

Amidst nearly daily news of violence throughout the world, it can be hard to notice the positive work being done.  Two Academy of Notre Dame seventh-graders are working to ...

Academy of Notre Dame Lower School students in grades five through eight came back to school this fall to find class schedules that were a little different from what they were a...

Barbara Beauchesne, a first-grade teacher at the Academy of Notre Dame, was recognized by the Superintendent of Schools Archdiocese of Boston, as an ‘exemplary’ firs...

When students came back to the Academy last week, they found that many at the school had been hard at work over the summer to enhance the learning environment. A new initiati...

Scholarship awards were granted to seven 8th grade students during the Academy of Notre Dame’s Eighth Grade Graduation Diploma Ceremony held in June.  Aimee Lewis ...

Academy of Notre Dame student Jelena Rainovic competed at the National History Bee and the US Geography Olympiad National Championship in Chicago this June. It was the third ...

8th Grade Trip to NYC

June 20, 2016

There’s no way to see everything in New York City in just two days, but the 8th graders from the Academy of Notre Dame gave it their best shot. The class and chape...

The existence of two black holes colliding in our current age seems like something you would read about in a science fiction novel or see in a summer blockbuster movie. But, ...

The Academy of Notre Dame Tyngsboro recently inducted 28 new members into their chapter of the National Junior Beta Club during a ceremony in the Academy Chapel. The National...