Founded in 1912 by the Sisters of St. Ursula, Notre Dame is a private, Catholic college preparatory school for young women.

Student Body

• Enrollment for 2014-2015 is 335

• Average class size of 28

College Placement

• 100% of Notre Dame graduates accepted to four-year colleges and universities

• Academic scholarships awarded to over 90% of graduates in the past five years

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4/28Faculty Meeting Day
4/29Anne's Values Extended Homeroom
4/30Ring Day
11:17 am DISMISSAL
5/2SAT Exam
5/4AP Environmental Science Exam (12)
5/5AP Calculus Exam (12)
5/6AP English Exam (12)
Uniform Measurement Day
5/7AP Art Exam (11)
AP Spanish Exam (11&12)
Sports Banquet,
5:00-7:00 pm
5/8AP Studio Art Exam (12)
AP US History Exam (11)
5/11Progress Reports mailed this week
5/12AP Government Exam (12)
5/13Seniors to the Pearl Theatre
AP English Exam (11)
5/14Ascension Liturgy
College Sweatshirt
AP World History Exam (10)
Senior Science Research Symposium
5/15NYSAIS Meeting
5/22Afternoon Test Prep
12:00 pm DISMISSAL
5/27Senior Prom


ND iPad Air Program for All Incoming Ninth Graders

We wish you a warm Chez Nous welcome! Our community of learners, here in the heart of New York City, has been a second home to generations of bright young women for over 100 years. What’s more, you will be part of our iPad Air program for every ninth grader.

You are one of an elite group of accepted students selected from a record number of applicants from every borough of New York City, nearby counties and New Jersey who applied for admission this year. Well done!

ND 2015 Summer Danube River Cruise
July 16th - 24th

We are pleased to share the news that Notre Dame School is offering a 2015 summer Danube River Cruise July 16th-24th. This 8-day cruise from Budapest to Nuremberg includes visits to 3 countries with 6 guided tours. A deposit of $500 is due by November 21, 2014. Please click on the registration form link below for a more detailed flyer and the required registration form. To view the different categories of room options and pricing, please click on the deck plan link.



Memorial Mass for Sister Eleanora Murphy, S.U. on April 23rd

There will be a memorial Mass at Notre Dame School for Sr. Eleanora Murphy, S.U. on April 23rd, her 97th birthday, at 5:30pm. Sr. Eleanora had been a Sister of St. Ursula for 80 years, serving many of those years at Notre Dame School. She died on January 29th in Rhinebeck, N.Y. All are welcome to attend the liturgy. In her memory, donations are being accepted for the Sr. Eleanora Scholarship Fund at Notre Dame School.

ND Social Studies Chair Eileen Frawley and ND students make appearance at the Gilder Lehrman Institute Gala

Notre Dame Social Studies Department Chair Eileen Frawley and seniors Alexandra Galdi and Elizabeth O'Malley attended the Gilder Lehrman Institute Gala. They are pictured here with former First Lady Laura Bush and celebrated historian and author David McCullough.

ND US History Teacher Glenn Stordeur mingles with Steven Spielberg at the Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize Dinner

ND US History Teacher Glenn Stordeur mingles with Steven Spielberg at the Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize Dinner.  ND is proud to be a Gilder Lehrman flagship school, and pleased to have great history teachers like Mr. Strodeur on staff.Mr. Glenn Stordeur, ND Social Studies teacher, with Steven Spielberg at the Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize Dinner that took place at the Union League Club. Mr. Spielberg won a Special Achievement Award for his Oscar-nominated film, Lincoln.