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2020 Open House Experience


Have you joined NDA's Contact List?
Please take a few minutes to join our contact list so that you can stay informed about the admissions process at NDA. 


Have you visited NDA's Campus? 

Take a look at all of the opportunities below to visit Notre Dame Academy's campus in person and see all that The Notre Dame Life has to offer! 

Have you signed up for the High School Placement Test?

Sign up NOW to take the High School Placement Test (HSPT) on December 12 at Notre Dame Academy. All incoming freshmen are required to take the test. 
SIGN UP FOR THE HSPT HERE

Please note: Priority for freshman academic scholarships will be given to students who take the HSPT at Notre Dame Academy. 





Private Tours For Prospective Families

​Tour NDA's Campus | IN-PERSON EVENT!
Future Panda families are welcome to schedule individual tours of Notre Dame Academy. Please contact Katie Caccavari, Director of Admissions, to schedule a private tour for your family, caccavarik@ndapandas.org or 859-292-1829.

Panda Sneak Peek Information Sessions

Tuesday, December 1: 
Panda Sneak Peek Information Session 
Information Session | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. | IN-PERSON EVENT! 
Prospective Panda families will learn about NDA's academics, student life, and admissions policies during this event. Families will have the option to take a tour at the end of the evening.

NOTE: 8th GRADE STUDENTS MAY ATTEND THIS EVENT WITH THEIR PARENTS.
Please contact Katie Caccavari, Director of Admissions, to register for this event, caccavarik@ndapandas.org or 859-292-1829.

ATTENDANCE FOR THIS SESSION IS LIMITED  Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first served basis. Masks must be worn throughout the session. 


Wednesday, December 2: 
Panda Sneak Peek Information Session 
Information Session | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. | IN-PERSON EVENT!
Prospective Panda families will learn about NDA's academics, student life, and admissions policies during this event. Families will have the option to take a tour at the end of the evening.

NOTE: 8th GRADE STUDENTS MAY ATTEND THIS EVENT WITH THEIR PARENTS.
Please contact Katie Caccavari, Director of Admissions, to register for this event, caccavarik@ndapandas.org or 859-292-1829.

ATTENDANCE FOR THIS SESSION IS LIMITED  Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first served basis. Masks must be worn throughout the session. 

Thursday, December 3: 
Panda Sneak Peek Information Session 
Information Session | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. | IN-PERSON EVENT!
Prospective Panda families will learn about NDA's academics, student life, and admissions policies during this event. Families will have the option to take a tour at the end of the evening.

NOTE: 8th GRADE STUDENTS MAY ATTEND THIS EVENT WITH THEIR PARENTS.
Please contact Katie Caccavari, Director of Admissions, to register for this event, caccavarik@ndapandas.org or 859-292-1829.

ATTENDANCE FOR THIS SESSION IS LIMITED  Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first served basis. Masks must be worn throughout the session. 






Virtual Meeting For Prospective Families
Schedule a Virtual Meeting with NDA's Admission Director | VIRTUAL EVENT!
Future Panda families are welcome to schedule individual virtual meetings with NDA's Director of Admissions. Please contact Katie Caccavari, Director of Admissions, to schedule a virtual meeting for your family, caccavarik@ndapandas.org or 859-292-1829.

Virtual Interest Sessions

Virtual Interest Session #1
Faith and Mission  VIRTUAL EVENT!
Catholicism and the charism of the Sisters of Notre Dame are the foundation of Notre Dame Academy. This session describes how faith, service, and the principles of the Sisters of Notre Dame are woven into a Notre Dame education.

Presenters:
Dr. Laura Koehl, President of Notre Dame Academy
Bridget Price, Campus Minister
Student Peer Ministers


Virtual Interest Session #2
Curriculum, Counseling, & College Prep | VIRTUAL EVENT!
The goal of a Notre Dame education is to educate young women by cultivating their God-given intellectual abilities so that they can make a difference in the world. This session explains the options available in the curriculum from College Prep to Advanced Placement. It also features the programs and services offered by NDA’s academic and personal counselors, including individualized college planning for each senior.

Presenters:
Jack VonHandorf, Principal
Kelly Burgei, Senior Counselor
Kathy Hildreth, Personal Counselor
Chrissy Monohan, Academic Counselor


Virtual Interest Session #3
Academic Support ServicesVIRTUAL EVENT!
Notre Dame Academy recognizes that many students have diagnosed learning and/or health-related issues that require additional academic support. This session features NDA’s Intervention Specialist explaining her program and the numerous learning resources available to NDA students.

Presenter: 
Jen Ericson, Intervention Specialist


Virtual Interest Session #4
Athletics at NDA | VIRTUAL EVENT!
Notre Dame Academy has a rich tradition of success in athletics and encourages students to take advantage of our 13 sports. This session offers an overview of the NDA Athletics Program.

Presenters: Myanna Webster, Athletic Director
Student Athletes


Virtual Interest Session #5
Fine Arts/Graphic Arts/Media at NDA | VIRTUAL EVENT!
Notre Dame Academy encourages creative expression and offers a wide array of options for its students through courses in studio art, vocal music, instrumental music, drama, graphic design, and media production. This session features our fine arts, graphic arts, and media faculty explaining the options available to students for courses and performance opportunities.

Presenters:
Greg Cerimele, Band Director/Math Faculty
Kelsey Chandler, Choral Music Faculty
Matt Eckerle, Art Faculty
Rory Glynn, Media and Publications Faculty
Jackie Smith, Drama Faculty


Virtual Interest Session #6
Student Ambassador Q&A Panel | VIRTUAL EVENT!
What should I carry in my backpack?
What has been your hardest class?
How do I join clubs?
These questions and many more will be answered by NDA’s Student Ambassador Panel.

Presenters:
NDA Student
Ambassadors