Courage and Confidence




Challenging girls to become women of
intellect, character, innovation, action, and faith

Welcome to Newton

A Sacred Heart school preparing girls in grades 5-12 to be strong leaders in a global society.

Coming to NCDS has changed my life in the best way possible. I have learned to form my own opinions and stand up for them.T. Ogungbadero '20

A Commitment to Faith & Service


“NCDS taught me the skills, whether it be reading and writing in the classroom, friendship and teamwork on the field, or prayer and community in my faith, to blossom into the very best version of myself.”Nellie Adams '17

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Excellence in STEM, Humanities, the Arts and Athletics

38 Interscholastic Teams in 14 Sports

A Member of the Sacred Heart Network of 22 schools in the United States and 30 countries abroad

Founded in 1880

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Stephanie Evans Peart '98 Virtually Visits AP Computer Science

On Wednesday, December 16, students in AP Computer Science met virtually with Stephanie Evans Peart ’98. Peart is a Director in IT for Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies. As a Global Digital Business Technology Leader, she provides leadership, technology strategy, and direction for the on-going development of the J&J Medical Device Global Digital Strategy and Customer Experience.

Watch: Vespers Liturgy

Each December before Christmas, we gather as a school community to observe the season of Advent with a Vespers Liturgy. We invite you to join hearts and prayers together to enjoy this long-standing tradition.

AP Computer Science Takes a Virtual STEM Field Trip

On Friday, December 11, students in AP Computer Science took a virtual field trip to Boston Dynamics, an engineering and robotics design company. The virtual trip took place during Computer Science Education Week, which was recognized December 7-13.

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