The Academy of Notre Dame de Namur is a Catholic, independent, college prepatory school for young women in grades 6 through 12.

A Catholic, Independent, College Preparatory School for Young Women, Grades 6 through 12

Academy of Notre Dame de Namur: Inspiring Young Women Since 1956

Entrance Exams

Save the Date for an Entrance Exam!
Students applying to Notre Dame for the 2022-2023 or 2023-2024 school years are invited to register for an Entrance Exam or Practice Entrance Exam.
  • HSPT Entrance Exam (applicants Class of 2027): October 15 and 22, 2022
  • 6th Grade Entrance Exam: October 22, 2022
  • ISEE Entrance Exam (Applicants Class of 2027): October 23, 2022

In addition to the EDSeries and High School Placement Test (HSPT), we accept scores from the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) or the Secondary School Admission Test (SSAT) to complete your standardized testing requirement. Both tests are administered locally at locations throughout the region and online. The Academy's ISEE Code is 395000.