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You’re invited to be an Eagle for a Day!
Being here is the best way to experience what it is like to be one of the Bold Beautiful Brilliant Blessed young women at Notre Dame Academy. For personalized visit, contact Admissions Director Jamie Orians (419.725.1280 or firstname.lastname@example.org) or complete our inquiry form.
How to Apply
NDA’s Office of Admissions is here to answer all of your admission questions, concerns, or to schedule a private tour of our campus!
1) Come be an Eagle for a Day or take a campus tour. While not required, you will get to experience how you will fit at NDA.
2) If you are applying for 9th grade, you are required to take the February 8 High School Placement Test.
2) Submit our online application. If you are an international student, you must first submit an application through Foreign Links Around The Globe (FLAG).
3) After submitting your application, you will receive a checklist of required items necessary to complete the admissions process. This includes unofficial transcripts (including standardized test scores, most recent report card, attendance/discipline records) from your current school and a teacher evaluation.
Your application will be complete when we have BOTH your application and school records. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Admissions Director Jamie Orians at 419.725.1280 or email@example.com.
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NDJA Application Priority Deadline. Apply here.
Make-up HSPT. RSVP here (required).
NDJA Parent Information Breakfast. RSVP here (required).
NDJA Bring a Friend Day. RSVP here or to Admissions Director Jamie Orians (419.725.1280 or firstname.lastname@example.org).
NDJA Financial Aid Empowerment Scholarship Awards Applications Deadline. Apply here.
March 11, 2020
Class of 2024 Registration
NDJA Registration and Welcome Pot Luck
FACTS Monthly Payment Plan Setup Deadline
Class of 2024 Parent & Daughter Welcome Night
Educational Loan Setup Deadline
Tuition and Fees Balance Deadline
Tuition & Affordability
We are committed to working with you to afford the opportunity to receive an empowering Notre Dame Academy education. If you have tuition questions, please contact Karen Miller at 419.725.1271 or email@example.com.
Tuition & Fees*
Grades 7 & 8: $8,910
Grades 9-12: $13,125
*Includes non-refundable $300 registration fee and $2,500 composite fee
Thanks to NDA’s generous supporters who believe in the value of a Notre Dame Academy education, 75% of NDA families receive merit- or need-based tuition assistance. In 2018-2019, we provided NDA families $1.8 million in tuition assistance. [INSERT PIE CHART GRAPHIC]
For Grades 7th & 8th
The NDA Empowerment Award is offered to incoming seventh and eighth graders and is renewable through 8th grade.
To complete an Empowerment Award Application- CLICK HERE.
For Incoming Freshmen
Renewable Academic Merit-Based Scholarships are based strictly on the High School Placement Test Scores and are determined automatically. To be eligible students must take the test in December or January and list NDA as their first choice. Awards: 80-84% $250; 85-89% $500; 90-95% $1,000; ; 96-97% $2,000; 98-100% $3,000.
Marian Woman of Service Award is a non-renewable $500 award to an incoming freshman who applies herself to her studies, is respectful of her teachers and classmates, and demonstrates leadership and Christian Service. To be eligible the student must test at NDA in December or January and list NDA as her first choice as well as complete the Freshman Scholarship Application.
Scholarships that consider financial need
For Incoming Freshmen
Sullivan Family Endowed Award – A $2,000 renewable award is open to incoming freshmen whose families demonstrate financial need and a commitment to Catholic education. Family must: complete Fact Management Company Assessment Application; submit a one-page parent typed essay on the topic: Why is Catholic Education important to you and how have you supported your parish/school, test at NDA in December or January and list NDA as first choice, complete the Freshman Scholarship Application. This award is renewable for students in good standing.
To complete a Freshman Scholarship Application: CLICK HERE.
Wideman Family Scholarship – Several scholarships are awarded to incoming freshmen based on financial need, academics, and service. Families must complete the FMC Assessment Application to be considered.
Tuition Grants – The majority of tuition assistance is distributed through non-repayable grants called NDA Tuition Grants with a requirement of work study hours. The grants represent the school’s commitment to continue the tradition of an exceptional experience through the Sisters of Notre Dame and are based strictly on demonstrated financial need. Families must complete the FMC Assessment Application.
Work Study – Student Work Study gives a student the opportunity to help her family offset the cost of tuition. Generally, a student is asked to provide 25 hours of work per year. They clean classrooms, do office work, answer phones, perform outdoor yard work, etc. To qualify for Work Study, families must complete the FMC Assessment Application; most grants are contingent on completing work study hours. For any questions regarding the Work Study Program contact Cyndy Brookover at 419.725.1274 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Automatic Discounts -If you qualify for one of the following discounts, it will automatically be applied to your assistance package
Alumnae Discount – This $500 renewable discount is awarded to daughters of NDA Alumnae. (Grades 7-12)
Multiple Child Discount – Families with more than one daughter at Notre Dame Academy receive a $1,000 discount for each additional daughter. (Grades 7-12)