History of Notre Dame



julie_billiart_portraitNotre Dame Academy is a Catholic institution and all its activities find their source in Christian Philosophy.  Founded by St. Julie Billiart in France in 1804, the Sisters of Notre Dame follow the charismatic spirit of St. Julie marked by simplicity of vision and joy in communication too the people, the goodness of God.  Notre Dame means ‘our Lady’ in French.  Our Lady is Mary, the Mother of Jesus.  Notre Dame Academy is under the maternal guidance and protection of Mary, the mother of Jesus.

Imbued by the Charism of St. Julie, the Sisters of Notre Dame have established foundations throughout the world.  They give witness to God’s love by involvement in various educational, social and medical services in India, Belgium, Korea, Germany, Brazil, England, Indonesia, Italy, Papua New Guine, Holland, the United States and Africa.

The first Notre Dame School in India was established in Jamalpur, Bihar in 1949 and then in Patna in 1960.  Other Notre Dame Schools can be found in West Bengal, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgharh, Jammu and Kashmir and with numerous schools in Bihar.

MISSION STATEMENT OF EDUCATORS

We Notre Dame Educators of Our Lady of the Assumption Province dedicate ourselves in the charismatic spirit of St. Julie and Sister Mary Aloysia, to lead others in :-

* THE TRANSFORMATION OF SOCIETY

* OUR RESPECT FOR ALL CREATION

* OUR TRUST IN THE GOODNESS OF GOD

So that all might experience life its fulness.

 

     
 
 
     
 
 
     
 
Class XI 2017 session admission form
Admission forms for class xi arts and commerce are being distributed from the school business office from 1st March 2017 onwards. Form available @Rs 300/- Admission test on 24th March 2017 at 9:30 am followed by interview on the same day. 
School Reopens on
21st FEB 2017 
Book sale
on 16th dec 2016 time 9.30 am onwards 
CLASS XI ENTRANCE TEST 2016
Information regarding class XI entrance test and interview for the academic year 2016 
 
     
 
 
   
 
 
   
Notre Dame Academy, West Point, Darjeeling - 734101, West Bengal, India
Phone: +91 0354 2272076, +91 0354 2272089
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