Notre Dame Academy (Los Angeles, California)


Notre Dame Academy (Los Angeles, California)
Notre Dame Academy Girls' High School
Address
2851 Overland Avenue
Los Angeles, California, (Los Angeles County), 90064
 United States
Coordinates 34°2′4″N 118°25′10″W / 34.03444°N 118.41944°W / 34.03444; -118.41944Coordinates: 34°2′4″N 118°25′10″W / 34.03444°N 118.41944°W / 34.03444; -118.41944
Information
Type Private, All-Female
Motto Educating young women to make a difference.
Religious affiliation(s) Roman Catholic
Established 1949
Oversight Archdiocese of Los Angeles
President Nancy Coonis
Principal Joan Gumaer Tyhurst
Asst. Principal Meredeth Vogler
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 480  (2008)
Color(s) Crimson and Gold         
Team name Regal Gryphons
Accreditation(s) Western Association of Schools and Colleges[1]
Dean of Students Anita Phillips
Director of Academics Brad Fuller
Admissions Director Brigid Williams
Athletic Director Michael Rawson
Website

Notre Dame Academy Girls' High School is a private, all-girls Catholic High School located in West Los Angeles, California. Part of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles, it was founded in 1949 by the Sisters of Notre Dame.

Academics

The school offers 8 advanced placement classes and 9 honors classes. 100% of its graduates attend college with 96% attending four-year institutions and with the other 4% attending two-year colleges.

Furthermore, the school's drama department was invited to the Edinburgh Fringe Theater Festival in the summer of 2006, where they gave four outstanding performances of Bob Carlton's Return to the Forbidden Planet, a parody of William Shakespeare's The Tempest.

External links

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Notes and references


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