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.”Teniola 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

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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Sacred Heart Network Provides Immersive Summer Service Experiences

For 30 years, Sacred Heart Schools throughout the United States and Canada have offered Network Summer Service Projects (NSSP), for rising sixth-12th grade students, that integrate community service, justice education, and meaningful community engagement on a particular theme.

Alum Spotlight: Elizabeth White '09

Public health as an applied science is animated by a commitment to service. The former cannot exist without the latter. “Scientists who serve” could be an apt motto for these individuals, one of whom is Elizabeth (Lizzie) White ’09. Currently in the first of a two-year fellowship at the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), White is an Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer. Her path to epidemiology and her passion for service came together throughout her educational experiences.

Why Newton?