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.

 

     
 
 
     
 
 
     
 
ADMISSION TEST & INTERVIEW CLASS XI
TEST AND INTERVIEW FOR CLASS XI ARTS & COMMERCE WILL BE CONDUCTED ON 7TH APRIL 2018 
Admissions class XI 2018
Forms will be available from the school office 
ADMISSION TEST SESSION 2018
ADMISSION TEST for SESSION 2018 will be conducted on 18th November 2017(SATURDAY) 
ADMISSION OPEN FOR 2018
PARENTS CAN COLLECT ADMISSION FORMS FOR SESSION 2018 FROM SCHOOL BUSINESS OFFICE DURING THE WORKING HOURS. 
 
     
 
 
   
 
 
   
Notre Dame Academy, West Point, Darjeeling - 734101, West Bengal, India
Phone: +91 0354 2272076, +91 0354 2272089
Email: notredameacademydarjeeling@gmail.com