Rooted in the mission of Jesus, the SND National Education Office provides direction and support to sponsored and affiliated ministries in advancing the Educational Vision & Principles of the Sisters of Notre Dame.

Archive for January 2017

St. Agnes students – smiles all around :)

Students from the second grade at St. Agnes School in Fort Wright, KY recently visited the sisters at St. Joseph Heights SND Provincial Center. The blanket in the picture below was made by some of the older students for a sister because she has been ill. What a lovely connection between our youth and the…

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Kim Grilliot named as President of Notre Dame Academy, Toledo

Mrs. Kim Grilliot has been chosen as President of Notre Dame Academy, Toledo, OH succeeding Sr. Mary Ann Culpert who moved to Rome after her election to a leadership position with the international SND Congregation. Kim joined NDA in 2003 as vice principal, and was promoted to principal in 2005.  She is known for her…

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Inspiration in the Halls, on the Walls …

In the spirit of giving life to a mission, SND schools and ministries create opportunities to encounter God and to set the stage for transforming life experiences. One wonderful way to experience God is through art. It’s a visual application of human creativity and skill that sets off emotions and stirs awareness of the Holy…

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2017 Catholic Schools Week – insight and ideas to consider

From   The 2017 theme for the January 29th through February 4th National Catholic Schools Week is “Catholic Schools: Communities of Faith, Knowledge and Service.” Schools typically observe the annual celebration week with Masses, open houses and other activities for students, families, parishioners and community members. Through these events, schools focus on the value…

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