General Announcement

10/8/15 Testing in the 21st Century7pm in the Learning Commons: freshman through junior parents. Bruce Reed, co-founder and executive director of Compass Education Group, our on campus based provider of test prep will be speaking on testing in the 21st Century and will give his insight into how to best prepare for the ACT and SAT.

10/20/15 Trends in College Admission, 7pm in the Learning Commons: Join Angel Perez, vice president of enrollment at Trinity College (CT) and former vp of enrollment at Pitzer College, as he gives insight about trends and topics in admission.  This program is open to all students and their parents.   

10/29/15 College Authority Tour Information Night at Bellarmine 6:30pm. Sophomore and junior students and parents attend to receive information about two college tours that will be happening over spring break.

The Mother Daughter Retreat is a two-day/one night experience being offered this year during Martin Luther King Day weekend on January 17-18, 2016 at Vallombrosa Center in Meno Park, CA.  Notre Dame students of all grade levels are welcome to attend with their mother or a mother figure in their life. You can find more information here and register for the retreat here.

Parents, the Notre Dame Campus is open from 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM.  All students who are not involved in a school sponsored co-curricular activity are to report to the Learning Commons at 4:30 PM and must be picked-up from school by 6:00 PM. ​ Please contact Mr. Bracco, if you have any questions.

IMPORTANT - Pick-up/Drop-Off Information

  • Please be cautious when picking up and dropping off your daughters, especially during peak times - 7:30-7:45 AM and 2:45-3:00 PM.  
  • When driving though the Manley Lot, please pull as far forward as possible before dropping off or picking up your daughters.
  • If the traffic is backed up through the lot on Reed street, use alternative pick-up/drop off areas on 3rd and 2nd streets.
  • When picking up or dropping off students along 2nd or 3rd streets, please pull to the front of the loading zone and do not double park. 
  • See the attached map of designated Pick-up/Drop-Off areas.

Information about how to enroll in Notre Dame's new cafeteria service, provided by The Pasta Market, is available here.

​VAPA trip to NYC during Spring Break 2016 -- Explore Manhattan with Ms. Kane and Ms. Hopkins, see the view from the top of the Empire State Building at sunset, enjoy a workshop with a Broadway professional, visit the Statue of Liberty and the 9/11 Memorial, see two Broadway shows, and much more! To join us, or to find more information, please go to and click “enroll” with the Tour code: 1702905TZ 

Registration is now open for next year's junior and senior retreats. 
Register online by the early registration deadline of May 29th to get priority registration benefits for junior and senior retreat including a $15 registration fee discount for senior retreat.  More information and online registration for retreats are on the ND retreats webpage   

Please consider donating your ND uniform pieces that are still in good condition (ie no stains, no tears) to our Used Uniform Closet, which holds an annual sale for ND families in June.  You can bring your uniforms to donate in a bag to Mrs. Bobst in the front office or Ms. Kuebler in the SLC.  

The Women's Spirituality Group meet on Tuesday mornings (beginning September 22nd).  For further information please contact Rowena Dizon-Burger . 


Lost and Found - if your daughter has lost something valuable please have her talk to the Director of Student Life, Ms. Michelle McGovern.


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