Profile of a Graduate

Profile of a Graduate (2020 graduating year)

Class Population: 17 Students (6 boys, 11 girls)

Average GPA: 3.42

High School Acceptances:

  • Notre Dame High School (two Honors at Entrance)

  • Junipero Serra High School (one Honors at Entrance)

  • St. Francis High School

  • Mercy, Burlingame

  • Carlmont High School

  • Hillsdale High School

  • Design Tech High School

Retreat: As Juniors in High School, 6 NDE Alumni join the current 8th grade class on a 3-day religious and spiritual retreat.  The Retreat has been a NDE tradition for over 30 years.  Students, teachers and alumni share personal experiences as a way to better understand themselves and each other before graduating and moving on to high school.  

Service Hours: A graduation requirement for 8th graders is a Christian Service Project of their own design.  Some examples of projects include:

  • Coat Drive

  • Toiletry Collections

  • Canned food collection

  • Halloween costume drive

  • Garden Design and Upkeep

  • Piano playing at senior living centers

  • Beach Clean up, Local park clean up

  • Toy collection for children’s hospital

NDE graduate Elle Vermeulen with Sister Kathryn at the Covid Commencement Ceremony on June 5, 2020.