For the fifth consecutive year, Notre Dame Academy is delighted to welcome students from our sister school in Vechta, Germany for the 2019 Fall Semester. Please extend a warm welcome to (L-R) Caroline Jansen, Marie Koehlen, and Ines Gieske. These young ladies are a wonderful addition to our NDA community. Thank you to our host … Read more


NDA junior Ellen Kendall has been awarded an all expense trip to Spain this summer due to her excellent score on the National Spanish Exam, an essay on a Spanish scientist she admires, and a five minute interview conducted solely in Spanish. This is a great honor, as only 25 students in the nation are … Read more

Félicitations to NDA French Students

Sixty-eight Notre Dame French students participated in the Grand Concours, the national French exam, on March 20.  This very difficult annual test, sponsored by the American Association of Teachers of French, assesses the students’ knowledge of vocabulary, grammar, and culture, as well as their listening and reading skills.  The top ten scores at each level … Read more

¡Felicidades por tu éxito!

NDA junior, Maggie Hackman, was recently awarded the National Spanish Exams Junior Travel Award. As one of twelve students in the country selected, Maggie won a full expense scholarship, including air fare, for two weeks to Costa Rica this summer. This highly selective scholarship was through the National Spanish Exam, and it was based on … Read more

NDA Students Put Their Faith Into Action 3000 Miles From Home

A group of 23 Notre Dame Academy students traveled to Marquez, Peru this summer where they experienced firsthand the gratifying experience of making a difference in the world. This is the second year that NDA students organized a mission trip to this small community church, Luz Divina, on the outskirts of Lima, Peru. “In the … Read more