What defines the Academy's Lower School education is the unique blend of the whole child philosophy and programming devoted to individual growth and achievement; something we call Academics Plus.
What constitutes Academics Plus?
- Our immersive approach to STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math);
- Our innovative REACH program for accelerated matriculation in Math and English;
- Our flexible scheduling that provides class placement options geared toward individual readiness;
- Our integration of world languages; and
- Our devotion to specials such as music, art, technology, and physical education
- Our unique ETCH (Explore, Think, Create Hone Skills) classes
All these programs combined offer students an advantage here at the Academy of Notre Dame.
Use the links on the left, to learn more about our Academics Plus programs.