The Gateway Merit Award is a quarter scholarship based on merit criteria for high achieving 9th-grade applicants who are accepted to Notre Dame Prep for the 2020-2021 school year. The merit award follows any accepted recipient upon her enrollment all four years she attends NDP for high school.
- "A" on first quarter/trimester report card in English/Reading/Language Arts
- "A" on first quarter/trimester report card in math
- 90% or higher in total reading, total math, and Language on 2019 standardized test scores; for public school applicants, Level 5 in both reading and math on the 2018 PARCC scores
- HSPT: 90% or higher in each of the following three areas: reading, math, and language.
Gateway Talent Awards in Theatre, Visual Arts, Music (Band, Chorus Orchestra), STEAM and Dance of $3,000 will be awarded to students who audition/try out and are selected by the applicable selection committee. A minimum of one talent award will be awarded in each category. There are separate applications for each talent award. Gateway talent applicants must have also submitted an admissions application as part of the Gateway Awards process.
UPPER LEVEL GATEWAY TALENT & MERIT APPLICATION LINKS WILL BE POSTED SHORTLY