Notre Dame School of Manhattan is an independent, Catholic, all-girls college-preparatory school, known for its warm, nurturing atmosphere. Notre Dame is particularly proud of its college placement record. The school cherishes the diversity of its student population.
Notre Dame School of Manhattan offers a Catholic education for young women in the tradition of Anne de Xainctonge. Inspired by this 17th Century pioneer in womens education, Notre Dame promotes academic excellence for girls, an awareness of God in their lives, and engagement in the world around them.
At Notre Dame in the 21st Century, the schools small, nurturing environment encourages each student to be open to personal and intellectual growth. The rich cultural, racial, and ethnic mosaic of Notre Dames community and its urban location enhance global awareness. A challenging curriculum prepares talented young women for college and for lives of leadership and service.