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!
Applicants applying to Notre Dame for the 2022-2023 school year are invited to register for an entrance exam.

Entrance Exams Dates
  • 6th Grade Applicants - October 24, 2021
  • 9th Grade Applicants - October 16 and 23, 2021 
Registration will open in August


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.