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Notre Dame Academy

We are glad you’re here! Notre Dame Academy is a welcoming, regional Catholic school in the West Metro offering preschool through eighth grade. Our students receive an education that is taught with kindness, inclusiveness, and a commitment to the whole child.

Having Faith In All Children

We are glad you’re here! Notre Dame Academy is a welcoming, regional Catholic school in the West Metro offering preschool through eighth grade. Our students receive an education that is taught with kindness, inclusiveness, and a commitment to the whole child.

Notre Dame Academy in Minnetonka, MN Catholic School PreK-8

Grades K-8

Our teachers provide academic rigor and strong educational outcomes by developing the minds, hearts, and souls of our children in a faith-centered environment and a nurturing community. *Read about our current Covid 19 protocols on our Parent Resource page.

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Preschool/Childcare

The Notre Dame Academy Preschool Program offers flexible, year-round school for children ages 2 to 5. Our dedicated teachers share a love of early learning and strive for excellence in Catholic education.
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Current Families

Ensuring our families have access to valuable online news, forms and other online resources is very important to us.
Parent Resource Page

Latest News

When Is The Right Time For Children To Start In Preschool?

When Is The Right Time For Children To Start In Preschool?

When Is The Right Time For Children To Start In Preschool? In order for your child to grow and learn in their preschool environment, it is important that they are with the right age group. Find out what you should be looking for when considering whether or not it is...

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NDA Middle School – A Special Place

NDA Middle School – A Special Place

NDA Middle School - A Special Place Last fall our 6th grade class piled into buses and embarked on a 3 day fall interlude at Eagle Bluff Environmental Center in Southern Minnesota—I think the area is referred to as the “drift-less country”, but either way I can assure...

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Private Education Faith Opportunities

Private Education Faith Opportunities

Matt Johnson is a current parent at NDA. He and his wife, Amanda, have four kids at NDA and strongly value the private education NDA provides their family. They love the faith opportunities that surface on any given school day consistently throughout the school year...

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Our Mission

As a regional Catholic school, our mission is to provide PreK — 8th grade students a Christ–centered and innovative learning environment where each student has the opportunity to grow spiritually and academically.  Continually guided by the spiritual example of Our Lady, Notre Dame Academy provides a caring and nurturing community for all.

Our Values

Our team of dedicated teachers offers a Christ–centered, innovative, child–focused education that is authentic, relevant, taught with kindness and inclusiveness, with a commitment to the whole child — always remaining Christ–centered, focused on academic excellence, spiritual integrity and Catholic social responsibility.

Our Philosophy

We have a vested interest in each student and we are passionate about their future. As an unbiased, PreK – 8th grade, Catholic school, Notre Dame Academy holds a unique position that enables us to educate and bring unity to a diverse group of students for the good of all. We believe that an innovative, faith-based education provides spiritual guidance and academic opportunity for all students far into the future.

“Both of my girls have attended this school since preschool. If you ever have the opportunity to support Catholic Schools for your children, grandchildren, or great-grandchildren, I highly recommend it. This has been the best opportunity for their self esteem, faith, community and personal well being.”

– Middle School Parent

Contact Information

Notre Dame Academy
13505 Excelsior Blvd.
Minnetonka, MN 55345

Phone: 952-358-3500
Fax: 952-935-2031

Doors open at 8:45 a.m.

School Hours:
9:00 a.m.-3:55 p.m.

Preschool Hours:
9:00 a.m.-3:45 p.m.

School Mass:
Wednesdays and Holy Days at 9:15 a.m. Livestreamed via IHM.

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