Middle School News

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...

Could an Academy of Notre Dame student be the next Scripps National Spelling Bee champion? Ananya Pinnamaneni, a sixth grader from Nashua, NH, and the entire school sure hope so...

Eighth grade students at the Academy of Notre Dame (NDA) integrate, art and robotics in their most recent technical design project.   Last Monday, February 11, parent...

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...

Six eighth grade students at the Academy of Notre Dame (NDA) are making waves in a competition sponsored by the National Geographic Society.   Under the guidance of M...

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. ...

Sydney Pho of Nashua, NH, an eighth grade student from the Academy of Notre Dame (NDA) was recently honored as a local winner of the Knights of Columbus Catholic Citizenship Ess...

Academy Athletes Honored

June 28, 2018

On May 30th, the Lower School recognized their three league championship teams, all the athletes in grades 5-8 for another successful athletic season, and individuals for their ...

On June 7th, the Academy of Notre Dame celebrated and honored the graduating eighth-grade class. Abigail Golden of Lowell was chosen as Class Speaker and shared inspirationa...

At the end of May, Robert Wuerdeman of Hollis, NH will head to Atlanta, Georgia to compete in the National History Bee championship. Wuerdeman, an 8th grade student at the A...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

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...

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...

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...