Four Decades of Penny Queen Traditions

Each year, Notre Dame Preparatory School hosts Penny Queen, a nearly four-decades old tradition and a defining activity of NDP’s Christian Community Awareness Program, or CCAP. Each Upper Level class elects a Penny Queen who acts as a representative for one week of fundraising. These intrepid volunteers wear crazy costumes, perform silly stunts, and come […]

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NCEA Award: Three-Peat Alert!

For the third consecutive year, the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA) has honored a Notre Dame Preparatory School educator for outstanding teaching. Mrs. Marianne Reichelt, Notre Dame Preparatory School English teacher, has received NCEA’s Lead. Learn. Proclaim. Award. The award honors those teachers who demonstrate strong Catholic educational philosophy as well as exceptional ability, skills, […]

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Go Light Your World

At Notre Dame Prep, traditions are tied to many of our beloved celebrations. These traditions are among the many things that make NDP so special. As Alumnae Engagement Manager, one of my favorites is Christmas Liturgy. Each year, we welcome home our recently graduated alumnae—this year the Class of 2018. As the honorary class member […]

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Middle Level Sisterhood

“A sister is a gift to the heart, a friend to the spirit, a golden thread to the meaning of life.” –Isadora James Sisterhood at NDP is a very important part of the Middle Level experience! Our Sisterhood Program helps to create a loving community for the girls to grow in a faith-filled and supportive […]

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Thanksgiving Blessings

This Thanksgiving season, we are feeling especially thankful for our NDP community—the generous alumnae, parents and grandparents, parents of alumnae, faculty/staff, and friends who support our school. At the heart of our mission is our students. We are so grateful for each and every NDP student: past, present, and future.  In the spiriting of Thanksgiving, […]

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Six Tips for Writing Your College Essay  As the Class of 2019 is getting ready to start their senior year, we wanted to reflect on an important topic for the college admission process: the college essay. Early this summer, Notre Dame Preparatory School’s Counseling Department invited admissions professionals from Johns Hopkins University, Miami University, University […]

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