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Saint Joseph Notre Dame High School
School DescriptionFounded 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.
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.
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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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 PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableNo
Speciality ProgramsBiomedical Sciences Program
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11
TOEFL Junior Required840
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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