Middle Level Gateway Academic Achievement Award
NDP is pleased to announce a special merit award for high-achieving 5th-grade students applying for admission to Notre Dame Prep’s 6th-grade class. The award is valued at $4,000 and a recipient will have it all three years that she attends the Middle Level.
In order to receive a Middle Level Gateway Academic Award, a student must meet the following criteria:
Followed admissions’ processes for admissions to Notre Dame Prep and made an application for admission consideration.
- Have an A on her 1st quarter 5th-grade report card in English/Reading AND math
- Score in the 90th percentile or higher on her 2018 standardized test scores:
- Catholic school applicants—Iowa scores in the following areas:
- Total Reading, Total Math, and Language
- Public school applicants—PARCC: Level 5 in both Reading and Math
- Independent school applicants—Iowa or ERB in the following areas:
- Total math, reading comprehension, total reading and/or language if available
- Score 7, 8 or 9 on the ISEE in all four testing areas:
- Reading Comprehension and Verbal Reasoning
- Mathematics and Quantitative Reasoning