A Notre Dame education extends well beyond the footprint of our downtown San Jose campus, out into the tenth largest city in the United States. Through intentional regular interaction with the city, students develop an understanding of the complexities and interdependencies of an urban environment.

City as a Classroom

Our downtown neighborhood is reflective of the rich cultural diversity of our student body.

3 professional

12 museums
and galleries

14 places
of worship

Field Trips

Last year, 71 classes went on walking field trips to 22 different downtown locations.

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Internship Partners

Notre Dame High School offers the unique opportunity of combining career exploration with an internship program that will help students develop valuable professional skills while experiencing different work environments.

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