Lower School News

The Academy of Notre Dame (NDA) has been chosen by Greater Boston parents as the best “Faith-Based Elementary School” in the July 2019 Family Favorite edition of the...

Just as nature provides us plenty of reasons to celebrate in the spring so too does the Academy of Notre Dame (NDA) with a variety of events. Two events planned for May will not...

Join the students and staff at the Academy of Notre Dame (NDA) for an adaptation of Lionel Bart’s classic musical and Charles Dickens’ novel, Oliver Twist.   ...

Hike, build, paddle and explore your way into adventure this summer, as the Academy of Notre Dame (NDA) continues to enrich minds, foster friendships and teach new skills at Cam...

Last week, the Academy of Notre Dame (NDA) celebrated their Catholic identity in honor of the national event, Catholic Schools Week (CSW).   "Catholic Schools We...

This past holiday season, students at the Academy of Notre Dame Lower School took part in writing letters and making decorations for Veterans.   The outreach was orga...

During the season of giving, the students and staff of the Academy of Notre Dame (NDA) have been coming to the aid of the victims of September's gas explosions in Lawrence. ...

The Academy of Notre Dame (NDA) extends an invitation for children ages 2 to 5 years old to attend a storytime series beginning this month called, Tuesday’s Tykes & Ta...

There was a fairytale ending for those who worked hard to achieve their reading goals during the Academy of Notre Dame's Lower School Readathon to support the Library Learni...

Recently, members of the Academy of Notre Dame (NDA) community gathered to honor the memory of Benjamin Stangroom. Benjamin, the late son of James and Alanna Stangroom, hold...

Academy of Notre Dame Lower School Student Council members were treated to a private tour and meet and greet at the Massachusetts State House in Boston earlier this month. T...

At the Academy of Notre Dame, World Language class is more than just learning grammar and pronunciation. It’s about creating opportunities for students to use language to ...

From sustainable energy to Native American habitats, students at the Academy of Notre Dame’s (NDA) Lower School are immersed in project-based learning activities.  Wi...

Fourth graders at the Academy of Notre Dame’s Lower School reenacted the Living Stations of the Cross on Wednesday, March 28th as a dramatic culmination of the school&rsqu...

For years, Camp NDA has provided athletic, science and nature-themed summer camp opportunities for hundreds of kids on the 190+-acre campus of the Academy of Notre Dame in Tyngs...

The expression “Welcome” in Arabic is “ahlan wa sahlan.” That is exactly what students and faculty at the Academy of Notre Dame have extended t...

Connor Beebe of Wakefield knows shoes. Collecting shoes, something which started as a hobby, resulted into a lifelong career. The industrial design graduate, who currently ...

The Academy of Notre Dame earned top honors in the Anton’s Cleaners annual “Coats for Kids School Rewards” program after receiving 540 coat donations from fami...

Editors for the New York Times Bestseller List may be keeping a closer eye on Tyngsboro now after students from the Academy of Notre Dame’s Lower School published their fi...

Everybody’s favorite fireside treat will be featured again this year at the Academy of Notre Dame’s Lower School Open House events.  The annual Open Houses will...

During the season of giving, several Lower School Students from the Academy of Notre Dame were able to give back to their community. Student Council members Sofia Dickinson (...

When the Academy of Notre Dame created their new Makerspace area over the summer, they knew demand was there from students. What they didn’t know is that the tech enthusia...

Veterans were honored and celebrated in several events and activities throughout the Academy of Notre Dame this week. While younger children in the Lower School learned about...

Academy Launches Makerspace

October 13, 2017

Over the Academy of Notre Dame’s 150+ year history, room 310 on the third floor has seen many uses. Starting out as sleeping quarters for the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namu...

When middle school students at the Academy of Notre Dame embark on their English studies this year, they can expect a robust unit on the American Poet Emily Dickinson. Over t...