NDA Science Research Student Named Semifinalist in Intel’s Science Talent Search

NDA senior Ellen Kendall is one of two Kentucky semifinalists recognized recently in the 2015 Intel Science Talent Search. The Intel STS is the nation’s most prestigious pre-college science competition. Alumni of STS have made extraordinary contributions to science and hold more than 100 of the world’s most coveted science and math honors, including the Nobel … Read more

NDA Science Research Students Succeed at KY-SEF

Students from throughout the commonwealth participated in the Kentucky Science and Engineering Fair (KY-SEF) at Eastern Kentucky University on March 29, 2014.  NDA’s Ellen Kendall placed first in Environmental Science.  Four NDA students placed second in their categories: Josie Hammon in Earth and Planetary Science Paige Montfort in Microbiology Emily Walter in Plant Sciences Hannah … Read more

NDA Science Teacher Receives UC Sigma Xi Award

NDA biology teacher Joe Gray has been awarded the 2014 University of Cincinnati Sigma Xi outstanding high school teacher award in science/math.  This award honors an outstanding high school science or math teacher who is responsible for instilling in students an excitement about the sciences and technology.  Mr. Gray is committed to student engagement in … Read more

Skyline Benefit for Science Fair

Students at NDA and many area grade schools participate in the Science and Engineering Fair of Northern Kentucky (SEFNK).  Skyline of Fort Wright is supporting the fair through several benefit nights.  The next benefit night is Wednesday, March 19.  Using the coupons below from 3:00 to 9:00 on that night will result in 20% of … Read more

NDA Science Research Students Advance to National Junior Science & Humanities Symposium

NDA Science Research student, Szofia Komaromy-Hiller, was awarded first place at the 2014 Kentucky Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (KJSHS).  Komaromy-Hiller will now present as a speaker at the national symposium in Washington DC, April 23-27, 2014.  NDA’s Ellen Kendall was awarded fourth place overall and will attend the national symposium as a poster presenter.  … Read more

NDA Science Research Students Take Top Awards at SEFNK

Once again, Notre Dame Academy’s Science Research students took top honors at the Science and Engineering Fair of Northern Kentucky (SEFNK).  SEFNK, now in its 19th year, was held Saturday, February 22, at Northern Kentucky University.  In addition to NDA students winning the school award for most points amassed, Notre Dame students took home the … Read more

Notre Dame Arboretum Committee Forms

The Notre Dame Arboretum Committee has been formed to address the loss of trees on the Notre Dame property due to age and disease.  This committee is chaired by Notre Dame Academy Maintenance Director Pete Hehman.  Other members include Notre Dame Sisters Ann Pflum, Mary Lea Paolucci and Mary Ethel Parrott, St. Joseph Heights Convent … Read more

NDA Science Research Students Place at 2013 International Genius Olympiad

Three Notre Dame Academy science research students recently brought home medals after placing at the 2013 International Genius Olympiad. NDA’s Cassidy Ryan, Giannina Rokvic, and Ellen Kendall attended the Genius Olympiad in Oswego, New York, from June 16 to 21.  The event promotes a global understanding of environmental issues and included about 550 qualifiers from … Read more