About ND

Discover Notre Dame

Welcome to Notre Dame High School of Los Angeles - The preeminent Catholic coeducational college preparatory school in the City of Angels!  

What a privilege to have you consider checking out our website and school! Perhaps you will join us in the mission of Catholic education in the tradition of the Congregation of Holy Cross.  In Notre Dame, you will find a wonderful community of staff and faculty collectively working to educate the hearts and minds of our students in everything they do.  In an effort to keep the institution in tip-top shape, Notre Dame High School Board of Directors espouses an environment that is comprehensive and excellent in all we do.  As you look through this website, you will see that our programs are extensive and puts our Catholic posture of Human Dignity as a principle that drives our interest to serve students, faculty/staff, alumni and our greater community.  We are a place where community and connectivity are centered and where each day we strive to Live Life Like a Champion.   

Our mission is to ensure students are well prepared for their next step in life toward college and with foundations of excellence in sportsmanship. Come enjoy our spirit of engagement and community belonging. Join us at church and encourage the celebration of Jesus as the center of our universe. We are ND!

Warm wishes,

Samuel Carl Laganà
CEO & President
Notre Dame High School of Los Angeles
Sherman Oaks, CA

The Mission

Notre Dame High School, a Catholic, college preparatory school in the Holy Cross tradition, educates the hearts and minds of students who are diverse in talent, ethnicity, and society.  As a faith community, Notre Dame strives to provide each student with a rich academic background, an appropriate sense of self, an opportunity for growth, a commitment to family, community, nation, and the world, and a respect for the spiritual dignity of all persons.