Juniors Jillian Fabiano and Rachel Lundy took part in a French exchange program this summer and decided to introduce their host sisters to their NDA classmates. Using Skype, the French III students tried out their speaking skills and discussed everything from college classes to summer vacations. Ms. Izbicki reports, "This was a fun and engaging experience for our girls. It truly brought the French language to life for them!"
Did you know that NDA provides free ImPACT concussion screening for all students? This computer test measures verbal and visual memory and reaction time. If a concussion is suspected, the baseline report will serve as a comparison to a repeat ImPACT test.
Currently, seventh, ninth, and transfer students are taking the test; sophomores, juniors, and seniors took it during their freshman year.
From the Patriot Ledger: Notre Dame Academy girls' golf coach Dave Gianferante stepped down from his position as quietly as possible. At the team's end-of-the-season banquet in June, Gianferante waited until everyone was packing up and was just about ready to head home before he told his team that 2014 was his final season at NDA after 15 years with the program. Click link above to read more.
In a letter dated August 5, 2014, Chair of the Board of Directors MaryCarroll Sullivan '68 announced to the NDA community that Sister Barbara A. Barry, SNDdeN '69 has accepted a new national position with the Sisters of Notre Dame and that Cornelia A. Kelley '65R has been appointed Interim President. Click on the link above to read more.