A private, Catholic co-educational Pre-K through Grade 8 lower school and college-preparatory upper school for young women sponsored by the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur

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While the obvious main priority and focus in a school should be on providing a top quality education for its students and instilling a love of learning, there is also an opportunity and an obligation to establish meaningful and impactful engagement with parents. Research shows that having regular communication and a strong partnership between home and school benefits everyone, especially the students.

Be Our Guest and Visit Today!

Many Opportunities to Visit the Academy

Now is the time to book a visit to the Academy! You can schedule a Shadow Day, a Personal Tour, and attend a Walk-In Wednesday. Shadow Days provide prospective students an opportunity to be a Lancer for a day. Personal Tours provide families the chance to observe the energy of NDA and pop in on classes. Walk-In Wednesdays help working parents to schedule time after hours to meet program administrators and Admissions personnel. 

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Attend Our Open House!

Attend Our Open House Feb. 2nd

Prospective students and their families are invited to attend our Open House on February 2nd from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and learn how we prepare students for life. Our students will be your guide and explain the advantages of being NDA Prepared. You will also meet faculty, staff, and alumnae; tour the building and campus; and find out about our programs.


Highlights of Grandparents Day 2018

A Joy to Host Lower School Grandparents

What a blessing to spend the morning of November 2nd with our Early Years and Lower School grandparents and special guests! The day started with a prayer service, then a visit to classrooms and the book fair and ended with the very popular sing-a-long led by Music Teacher Peter Cangiano. Visit the photo gallery of the day by clicking the button below.   

Photo Gallery

Visit Our Beautiful Campus!

A Pristine 200+ Acre Campus

Situated along the Merrimack River, the Academy's 200-acre campus offers pristine fields, ponds, and forests in which to explore, learn and play. The natural environment provides seclusion and security unique to our location while also being in close proximity to local emergency services. We're 8 miles from Lowell and just over the NH border. Click the button below to watch a video of campus.