General Announcement

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Mandatory Club and ASB Secretary and Vice President Minute Taking and Posting meeting Tuesday, September 23 at lunch in room D105.

Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors - Service Fair
TASC Service Reps are hosting their 2nd annual Notre Dame Service Fair on Friday in Pardini Park from 1:30-2:30 this Friday, September 26.  Please come to learn about the many agencies in our community that need your help.  In addition to finding a great place to do service, free dress passes and raffle prizes will be given away to those who attend.

Ashland Travelers
Important meeting at lunch in D101 on Thursday, September 25.  If you cannot attend, have someone pick up the information for you.

Junior Retreat Placements
Students have been placed on Junior Retreat #1 or #2 LIST. There is one space left, contact Ms. Yavorsky if you are interested in attending.

Make Up Testing - New Procedure
Students make an appointment during their free block. If they don't have one, then they can choose the before or after school option. 

Junior Blessing - RSVP Now for Your Families 

Confirmation Registration
The deadline for Confirmation registration paperwork is past but it not too late to sign up or turn in missing paperwork. Form and information can be found on the Campus Ministry Ongoing Spiritual Development page. Contact Ms. Yavorsky with questions.

Dress Code Reminder - SHOES
Appropriate shoes with a back must be worn at all times.  Unacceptable footwear includes flip flops, athletic sandals, and slippers.   Shoes must have a back for safety reasons.  See Mrs. McGovern with questions.

Service Opportunity - HERS Breast Cancer Foundation
Help with setup for the Walk/Run at 3:00pm on Friday, September 26 or staff the run on Saturday, September 27 
5:30am-1:00pm at Quarry Lakes East Bay Regional Park, 2100 Isherwood Way, Fremont, CA 94536. To sign-up email

Magazine Drive 
Bring your prize tickets to Pardini Park at lunch any day and receive your prize envelope which could include: Prom tickets, Winter Ball tickets, Mixer tickets, or gift cards for  In-N-Out Burger, La Vics, Starbucks and Pizza My Heart.  Get your prize tickets quicker by ordering online (Notre Dame San Jose code2650513). Frequently Asked Questions

Ring Delivery

Pre-ordered class rings delivered Monday, September 22 at lunch in the foyer of the gym.  You should have received a postcard with how much is due on your ring. Please pay with check or credit card.

Freshman Leadership Candidates/Applicants - List

Formal Uniform - Tuesday, September 23
Don't forget to wear your formal uniform for the ND Reads assembly on Tuesday, September 23. Bring your copy of La Verdad to be signed by the author.

Bellarmine Mixer “Let’s get Tropical” - Corrected Dates
Freshman & Sophomore - 
Saturday, September 27
Junior & Senior - Friday, September 26
Tickets $10  / Available Online

Freshmen Service Opportunity 
Rebekah Children's Services in Gilroy will be hosting a Family Outreach event on Friday, September 26 from 3pm-7pm.  They are looking for student volunteers to run craft and activity booths and to help with directing people and welcoming them.  Please see Mrs. Hanson or your e-mail for more information.  This would count toward your required hours.

Independent Service Hours
Holy Family Parish is looking for volunteers for their fundraiser dinner on October 25.  You can either work a 7 hour shift from 3pm-10pm or choose a shorter shift, either 3pm-6pm or 6pm-10pm.  See Mrs. Hanson to sign up.  This counts for independent hours.

Sophomore Service Opportunity
The Silicon Valley Down Syndrome Network needs volunteers for their 10th annual Buddy Walk.  Saturday, October 18th 9am-3pm.  Please contact Mrs. Hanson to sign up or for more information.

Free Dress Pass
Want a free dress pass? Admissions needs students to deliver posters to your former middle school. Pick up posters in Ms. Courtright's office.

Ensemble, Jazz Combo
"Music in the Morning" starts the week of September 15. Chamber Ensemble meets every Wednesday morning at 7:00 am in the Chapel. Jazz Combo meets every Friday morning at 7:00 am in the Chapel. If you are interested in registering for "Music in the Morning," sign up here or Contact Ms. Hopkins for more information. 

Piano Player
The Regent Harmonies are in a need of a student piano player for occasional rehearsals and events. Questions/Interest speak with Ms. Quiazon.

Junior Retreat Waiting List
Congratulations, Wolves! You have so many people signed up for retreat that the junior retreat is full!  If you are not registered but are still interested in attending, please don't hesitate to fill out the registration form to be placed on the waiting list. It is not uncommon for people to have to drop so there is a good chance you can still get on the retreat. If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Yavorsky.

Senior Retreat
There are still spaces on Senior Retreat if you are still interested in attending. For more information or to register, visit the ND retreats webpage. Contact Ms. Yavorsky with questions.

Freshman Volunteer Opportunity
After school library program for kids every Thursday at 3:45-5:15 from September 25 - November 13 at Berryessa Branch Library.Transportation Available / More Information 

Peer Tutoring is Now Available
If you are looking for additional help in any of your classes, please click on the "request a tutor" button that you can find on the NDSJ Google page. Tutoring will start the week of September 15. If you have any questions please email Ms.Perkins!  More Information 

RSVP by September 19 - Get Help Building Your Artist Portfolio
Come by the Art Room on Thursday, September 25 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm and learn how to photograph your work and put together a professional electronic portfolio to share with colleges. Learn what colleges expect to see in a portfolio. Bring all of your finished artworks (2D and 3D) by the Art Room on or before September 25 to prepare for this session. More Info / Required Registration Must sign-up by September 19. See Ms. Ternasky with questions.

Notre Dame/Bellarmine Performance Choir 
Notre Dame/Bellarmine Performance Choir auditions are THIS Thursday, September 11 from 3:00 to 4:00 pm. Prepare a 60-second audition piece with sheet music. If you would like a ride to Bellarmine, please sign up here and contact Ms. Hopkins (seating is limited).

Dress Code Reminders
Uniform approved tops permitted EVERYDAY of the week:
Permitted on FRIDAY ONLY: Co-curricular shirts or sweatshirts that are gray, burgundy or white. Navy blue shirts that are NOT the standard co-curricular shirts offered through Land's End (see link above) may only be worn on Fridays.
Polo or Oxford shirts are the only top permitted to be worn under the cardigan, v-neck, or vest.  
Plain t-shirts that are blue, burgundy, gray or white may be worn under the hooded sweatshirts in lieu of the polo/Oxford.  

London Theatre Trip for June 2015
Deadline to signup is October 1.  See Ms Orr (D106) for more information.

Sophomore Service Opportunity
Villa Siena Retirement Community in Mountain View needs help with their Back to the 50's event Saturday, September 27 from 5:15pm - 8:30pm. See Ms. Hanson for more info.

Check out as many clubs as you like. Club Meeting/Location Schedule

Ashland Trip
There are still a few spots available for the Ashland trip on October 3, 4, and 5.  Stop by D106 to pick up information or see Ms. Orr or Ms. Carlson.  Spots are filling quickly so act fast.

Yearbook Order
Take advantage of the special back-to-school price for the yearbook and order now at The price will go up on September 27, 2014, so act now.  It is also a good time to think about personalizing your book with your name and icons.

ND Regent Harmonies Choir
Come check out ND Regent Harmonies on Wednesdays at 3:00 pm in the chapel. Everyone is welcome.

Colleges Visiting Notre Dame

All meetings are in the Alumnae Room unless noted otherwise.
Master Calendar / Permission Form

Crown & Shield on the Web

Seniors SSLP
General SSLP Information

Prepaid Lunch Online
Set up your online prepaid lunch account instructions.  Student ID can be found on student class schedules.

Remember to check our athletics webpage for updates and highlights! 

Lost & Found

  • Biology book
  • Pinkie ring silver horse head 
  • Class ring with blue jewel, track shoe with wings and initials LNB 


Lost or Found a Calculator?

If you find any lost calculators, please give them to Ms. Milanovich.  She has a spreadsheet of calculator serial numbers and can usually find the owner.

 REMINDER: If you find a valuable item (i.e. a laptop, a wallet, a phone, textbook), please immediately turn those in to Mrs. McGovern in the SLC.  Other items (i.e. sweatshirt, lunchbox, notebook) can be placed in the Lost & Found closet in between the RS Room and the SLC Lounge.


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