USA California, USA
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Saint Joseph Notre Dame High School

Established: 1881

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    443
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Catholic
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Fall Year

School Description

Founded in 1881, Saint Joseph Notre Dame High School has a diverse community which offers students the opportunity to learn from an extensive variety of perspectives, both in and out of the classroom.

FACILITIES
The school is located in historic Alameda, just minutes from the shoreline of San Francisco Bay. It features a music center, a library, a gymnasium, a science center, and unique Smart Classrooms with cutting-edge technology.

SPORTS AND ARTS
St. Joseph Notre Dame's powerful basketball team has won six state championships, the most in Northern California. There are a range of arts opportunities, both fine and performing, available at St. Joseph Notre Dame. The school’s theater program is traditionally strong, and the 2014 production mof In the Heights was one of the year's top productions in California.

AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
St. Joseph Notre Dame's powerhouse basketball program has been successful over the years, and students have won many academic awards.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Alameda, California is an island located in the San Francisco Bay. It is bordered by the City of Oakland to the north, and is across the bay from San Francisco, which can be reached by car, ferry, or BART train.

                  


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Famous Alumni

Mark Curry ’79, actor and comedian
Jason Kidd ’92, NBA player and coach
Patricia O'Hara '67, former dean and current professor at University of Notre Dame law school
Don Perata '63, former California state legislator, state Senate leader and mayoral candidate in Oakland

  • 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
  • 15 acres Campus Size
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:16
SAT Average
1599
ACT Average
32
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
No
French Immersion
No
Speciality Programs
Biomedical Sciences Program
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country Running, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball
Arts
Art, Digital Art and Design, Drawing, Musical Theater, Painting, Photography, Portfolio, Studio Art, Visual Arts
Music
Band, Band - Concert, Percussion Ensemble, Symphonic Band
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
American Government, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, Physics, Psychology, Spanish Language and Culture, Statistics, US History, World History
Languages
French, Mandarin, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Acts of Random Kindness Club, Chess Club, Culinary Club, Environmental, Filipino Club, Habitat for Humanity, Interact Club, Latino Student Union, Model United Nations (Model UN), Pep Band, Play Production, Red Cross, Speech and Debate, Table Tennis Club
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11
Ages Accepted
-19
ELTiS Minimum
228
TOEFL Minimum
70
TOEFL Junior Required
840
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
No 12th Grad Transfers. Students must attend school for 2+ years for diploma. Students need to bring their own laptops, here are the minimum specifications: https://www.sjnd.org/sites/default/files/Bring%20Your%20Own%20Computer%20Program%20Req.pdf

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