Notre Dame School, located in Manhattan, is one of the finest college preparatory high schools in the nation. In fact, U.S. News & World Report called it an “Outstanding American High School.”
It’s easy to see why this all girls school is so well acclaimed. It’s challenging and friendly, with small classrooms, and 100% of the students who attend are accepted at four-year colleges and universities. That’s a lot to boast about.
Girls at Notre Dame School have plenty of opportunities to excel in academics, athletics, and social environments. Throughout school, girls receive 4 years of English, physical education, religion, and social studies. They also get 1 year of American Studies, art, and Latin. Additionally, they receive 1/2 year of instruction on health.
Electives include calculus, biomedical studies, forensic science, studio art, and web design.
Students also have access to honors classes, advanced placement, and independent study. There are also several special programs girls participate in while at Notre Dame School.
Athletics at Notre Dame School consist of volleyball, softball, and basketball. Through CLUBS, girls also have access to a running club, soccer, and tennis.
Notre Dame School also has a student council and an honor society. Plus, girls have a wide variety of extracurricular activities in which they participate. Among those are drama, book club, art club, French club, a math club, a science club, STEP, and The Liturgy Club. But that’s just a small menu. For the full list of extracurricular activities, visit Notre Dame School’s website.