NDA Patna

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History of NDA, Patna

Dear Parents and Students ,as you are a part of Notre Dame family sharing its legacy and values that it stands for, we will now take you back to journey the life of this school right from its inception till date .

Mother Mary our patroness has been journeying with us all these years , guiding, inspiring , and protecting us.

Our educational legacy makers St.Julie our spiritual Mother Sr.Aloysia our foundress Sr.Ignatia our co-foundress .

American Pioneers , Sisters Mary St.Thomas, Magdela, Joelle, Maries, Kieran and Lauretta
Laid a firm foundation for the education of young girls in Jamalpur. Their vision and mission continue to inspire and guide us. We owe our tribute to them.

NDA Patna at a glance.

1960-2012 from acorn to oak tree A History of NDA Patna.

Our Pioneer Sisters in Patna. Three valiant and dynamic sisters Sr.Maris,Sr.Freeda and Sr.Sushila ventured out to Patliputra Colony in the heart of Bihar to establish NDA for the education of young girls. Grateful NDA acknowledges their creative contribution, selfless and committed service.

Provincial Superiors Sisters Mary Saint Thomas, Mala, Shobana, Sharan, Anima, Sreeja and Beena… over the years have stood by us through their support and able guidance in all our endeavours.

Our able efficient administrators whose meticulous planning and execution have eabled the school to reach the zenith of success and excellence.

They are our Principals Sisters MaryFreda, Delrey, Laurette, Peter Claver, Shobana, Kripa, Jaya, Beena, Jayashree & Tessy

Our Headmistresses Sisters -Mary Sushma, Seema, Jayanti, Sujata, Mala,

SisterMercy, Shubha, Ancy, Sonia and Neha

Montessori Directresses Sisters Mary Pratima, Usha, Shubha,Soumya,

Sister Madhu, Reena, Roshni, Prateeti, Reena and Neeta.

Our Treasurers Sisters Mary Kieran, Elizabeth Mary, Sarika, Pramila and Jancy. Through the years have worked relentlessly in an unassuming way for the expansion and nurturing of the school. The pillars behind the successful running of the school.

1960 NDA in its inception in a rented house at house Number 184 P.P colony. Now being used by NCC.

School started with 9 children 6 boys and 3 girls on 2nd Feb.1960

1961 - 96 boys and 64 girls. bus used for commuting children.

1962 -Blessing of the corner stone for the present site.

General moving day from House No.18 to the present site on 26 January,1962.

Students of Std. I –IV in the year 1962.

First N.D.A Day was celebrated on 2nd Feb,1962.

The School Library was inaugurated with 2500 books on 13 March, 1962. Now the library houses over 28,000 books.

October, 18 1963 1st Sports Day.

1964-First Phase of Notre Dame Academy, Patna.

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