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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Open House & Registration Fair

Join Us for Open House

Starting this fall, NDA is hosting a series of Open Houses for prospective students and their families.  Students and families will have the opportunity to speak with faculty and staff, tour the facilities and campus, meet the athletic director and coaches and so much more!  If you are interested in receiving a private tour that better meets your schedule, please call 978-649-7611, ext 337. 

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NDA Drama Guild Presents

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For Two Nights Only!

The NDA Drama Guild presents Peter and the Starcatcher for two nights only.  Join us on Friday, November 22nd or Saturday, November 23rd at 6:00 PM for a night of amazing performances and great family entertainment.

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Fields, Forests, Trails and Ponds

More Than 200 Acres

Situated along the Merrimack River, the Academy's 200-acre campus offers pristine fields, ponds, trails and forests in which to explore, learn and play. The natural environment provides bountiful learning opportunities as well as seclusion and security unique to our location while also being in close proximity to local emergency services. Click the video above or the button below to see for yourself our amazing campus!

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College Acceptances

Class of 2019 Graduates Accepted to 90 Schools in 3 Countries

One hundred percent of the Class of 2019 have been accepted to 90 colleges and universities in the United States, Canada, and Ireland. Eleven will be attending a Catholic institution and 50% will pursue a STEM major. Twenty-five students (69% of the class), applied and were accepted Early Action or Early Decision to one or more schools. To view a list of the Class of 2019's college acceptances, click the button below. Read more about our graduates' achievements as well as their profiles, by clicking here.

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NDA Welcomes New Head of School

Vittoria Pacifico Appointed Head of School

The Academy of Notre Dame’s (NDA) Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Vittoria Pacifico, Ed.D. of Hyde Park, MA, as Head of School. A search committee of the Academy's Board of Directors evaluated a number of strong Catholic school leaders and conducted extensive reference checks before recommending her as their top candidate. With the appointment of Dr. Pacifico and the momentum of ongoing initiatives, NDA is poised for a period of exciting growth and enhancement. 

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