NDA Renaissance Women

By Lynn Dickman What a diversely talented and interesting group of  young women we are seeing off as the class of 2014 graduates from NDA!  Having taught this class as both freshmen and seniors this is not news to me, but it struck me in a special way this past week as my Advanced Placement … Read more

NDA’s National Winners in Scholastic Competition

The Notre Dame Academy English Department proudly announces that seniors Szofia Komaromy-Hiller and Abigail Martin, students of Ms. Lynn Dickman, and junior, Hannah Good, student of Ms. Emily Sampson, have earned silver medals in the 2014 Scholastic Art and Writing Competition.  Szofia won for her two writing portfolios and a humor piece; Abigail won for … Read more

NDA Student’s Award-WInning Writing Featured on the Scholastic Awards’ Website

Szofia Komaromy-Hiller’s Scholastic Award-winning writing, In That Case, I’ll Stick to Politics, is currently featured on the Scholastic Awards’ website: http://www.artandwriting.org. A Home Page slider bar was recently added to the website in order to provide an opportunity to showcase Award-winning student art and writing.  You’ll find an excerpt from Szofia’s writing in an orange-colored box. When … Read more

NDA Junior Wins MLK Essay Contest

Congratulations to NDA Junior Abigail Martin whose essay honoring Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. was selected as the best from the group of Diocesan students who participated. Abigail read her essay, titled “Change” at a special prayer service commemorating Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. at the Cathedral on January 20, 2013. 

Komaromy-Hiller’s Writing to be Featured at U.S. Department of Education

Notre Dame Academy’s Szofia Komaromy-Hiller continues to achieve with her national award-winning Scholastic writing, “In That Case, I’ll Stick to Politics.”  Komaromy-Hiller’s composition will be featured on October 12, in Washington D.C. as part of the U.S. Department of Education’s ART.WRITE.NOW.DC. This special yearlong exhibition of the very best creative work by our nation’s emerging … Read more

Notre Dame Academy Student Featured on Broadway

Notre Dame Academy’s Szofia Komaromy-Hiller saw her words come to life this weekend as her National Award-winning Scholastic writing was presented on Broadway. Komaromy-Hiller’s composition, “In That Case, I’ll Stick to Politics,” was awarded a Scholastic National Gold Medal as one of the most outstanding works in the country. Komaromy-Hiller was also presented with a … Read more