DOMINICAN ACADEMY, a Catholic college preparatory high school in the tradition of Saint Dominic, challenges and empowers intelligent young women to become spiritual, intellectual, moral  and socially responsible leaders in a global society. Sponsored by the Dominican Sisters of Peace.

*Photos by Harisch Studios; Alexandra Moss, '16; Jo Ann Fannon; Cynthia Castillo, P'16

      
Mon, May 2 - Fri, May 13
AP Exams (see Collegeboard.com for specific dates and times)
Thursday, May 5
Ascension Thursday (School Closed)
Friday, May 6
Progress Reports
Progress Reports Mailed
Friday, May 13
Last Class Day for Seniors
Spring Fling
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

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D.A. Glee Club to perform at St. Patrick's Cathedral

On Tuesday, April 26th, the Dominican Academy Glee Club will perform at St. Patrick's Cathedral as part of the Guest Choirs series which features top-level choirs from all over the world. The concert will begin at 4:00 PM and is open to all. Students will perform choral works by Heinrich Schütz, Zoltán Kodály, Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Stephen Hatfield, Matthew Culloton, and Peter Lutkin under the leadership of Gwyneth Mooney.

Come support our Glee Club! Learn more here.


Freshman closes at the NYSE

Freshman, Sophie W., represented Dominican Academy at the ringing of the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange last week. Congrats, Sophie!


Spaces are still available in D.A.'s Summer Programs!

Summer Connection: Our creative program for rising 7th, 8th and 9th grade girls unites visits to New York City cultural and historic landmarks with in-class instruction by D.A. faculty. Past visits have included the Morgan Library, Museum of the City of New York, SONY Wonderlab, the High Line, and more. It's a great opportunity to become more familiar with D.A., to meet girls from all over the NYC area, and to get comfortable with traveling into the city. Two one-week sessions will take place from June 20-24th and from June 27th-July 1st. The program runs daily from 8:30 AM to 3 PM. The program cost is $650 for one week and $1,300 for both weeks. Click here for the registration form. 

T.A.C.H.S. Prep Class: Get ready to ace the T.A.C.H.S. exam by reviewing material, developing test-taking techniques, and honing study skills, all while making new friends. The class, taught by an outside test-prep specialist, runs from 9 AM to 12 PM from August 1-5 and August 8-12. This program is open to both boys and girls. Students are welcome to attend one or both weeks. The cost is $250 for one week, and $400 for both. Click here for the registration form.



Dominican Academy listed in the top 10 best all-girls High Schools in New York!

Have you seen the news? Dominican Academy has been ranked one of the ten BEST all-girls high schools in New York state for 2016! We are also proud to be among the top 100 Catholic schools in the United States. Congratulations to all of our amazing faculty and staff on this wonderful news! View the details here.