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2020 Graduation Information

As the Academy of Notre Dame de Namur complies with the health and safety guidance of the CDC and the State of Pennsylvania regarding social distancing, our community will come together virtually to celebrate the accomplishments of the Class of 2020 and our graduating eighth grade. students.

Class of 2020 Graduation

Virtual Baccalaureate Mass and Graduation
Saturday, May 30, 10:00 am

The Academy of Notre Dame de Namur invites our graduating seniors, along with their family and friends, to a Virtual Baccalaureate Mass and Graduation Ceremony on Saturday, May 30, 2020.

This uniquely Notre Dame ceremony will unite our community in prayer and thanksgiving and celebrate the Class of 2020 with Mass, reflections by students, recognition of graduates and award recipients, conferral of diploma, and an address by our distinguished alumna, Kristen Santerian ’08, Vice President, Chief of Staff, Global Head of ETF and Index Investments for the financial planning and investment management firm, BlackRock. We also look forward to welcoming our graduates in a special way to Notre Dame’s Alumnae Association. A list of our graduates and planned college matriculations can be found here. 

The Baccalaureate Mass will begin at 10:00 am with the graduation immediately following. A shareable link to view the ceremony will be posted on this the morning of the event.

An in-person celebration of the Class of 2020 will be scheduled when we can gather to celebrate safely together.
Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions below or contact Kim Burke, Director of Upper School, ktburke@ndapa.org.

If you have any technical questions, please contact Mr. Tyler Gaspich (tgaspich@ndapa.org).

Upper School Graduation Ceremony- May 30, 2020

Congratulations to our incredible seniors!  Please click on the video above at 9:45am EST to watch the ceremony from your computer or mobile device. If you wish to share the video, click the "Copy Link" button in the top-right corner and share with friends and family.

When the ceremony starts: if you wish to display the ceremony in fullscreen or cast to your Smart TV, click here.  You can view in fullscreen by clicking the "4-corners" button in the bottom right corner of the video. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Eighth Grade Graduation

Virtual Graduation Ceremony
Thursday, May 28, 5:00 pm

We look forward to celebrating our wonderful eighth grade class witha Virtual Mass and Graduation ceremony on Thursday, May 28, 2020. 

The ceremony will begin with Mass at 5:00 pm and continue with the announcement of academic achievements, special awards, and recognition of all graduates.

An in-person celebration of our graduating eighth grade will be scheduled when we can gather to celebrate safely together.

Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions below or contact Bridget Bonner, Director of Middle School, bbonner@ndapa.org.

If you have any technical questions, please contact Mr. Tyler Gaspich (tgaspich@ndapa.org).

8th Grade Graduation Ceremony

Congratulations to our wonderful 8th graders!  Please click on the video above at 4:45pm to watch the ceremony from your laptop. If you wish to share the video, click the "Copy Link" button in the top-right corner and share with friends and family.

When the ceremony starts: if you wish to display the ceremony in fullscreen or cast to your Smart TV, click here.  You can view in fullscreen by clicking the "4-corners" button in the bottom right corner of the video.     

 

Frequently Asked Questions