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.
Mon, Jan 26 - Fri, Jan 30
Catholic Schools' Week/SPIRIT WEEK!
Friday, January 30
D.A. Challenge
1:30 PM
Monday, February 2
Report Cards
Report cards distributed at 3:00 to students.
Wednesday, February 4
Junior Parents' College Seminar
5:30 PM
PTA Meeting
Parents' Association
7:00 PM

Dominican Academy Pledge

In the Dominican tradition, I pledge to search for truth through study, work to create a caring community, reach out to others by preaching and just actions, and enfold my life in prayer.

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Welcome to Dominican Academy

Catholic Schools Week 2015
The blizzard didn't stop the fun! Our girls have been celebrating Catholic Schools Week each day and donating to local charities.  On Monday we had pajama day to support Covenant House and on Wednesday it was Disney Day with proceeds going to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Learn more about Dominican Academy!

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D.A. Spirit Week

Monday - Pajama Day
$2 for Covenant House

Tuesday - Superhero Day
$1 for Doctors Without Borders

Wednesday - Disney Day
$2 for Make-a-Wish Foundation

Thursday - Sports Day
$1 for Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America

Friday - Color Wars
$2 for D.A. Scholarship Fund

Attention 7th and 8th Graders!

Are you looking for fun ways to spend your summer exploring New York City? Are you interested in Dominican Academy? We've got just the thing for you!

We will be hosting the following summer programs in Summer 2015:

The D.A. Summer Connection

Dominican Academy’s Summer Connection Camp provides 7th and 8th grade girls with a wonderful opportunity to explore our historic school building, meet some of our faculty and students, and visit some of New York City’s most exciting cultural landmarks.The dates for 2015 are July 6-10th and July 13-17th. Click here for more.

TACHS Preparation Course

Prepare for the TACHS and get to know D.A. a little better. 2015 dates TBA the first week of February.

Summer Math Prep

Strengthen your math skills! 2015 dates TBA the first week of February.

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For more information about any of these programs or to register, please contact Madeleine Metzler, Director of Admissions, at 212-744-0195 or 

Freshmen caught singing!
Four freshmen celebrate the end of a long day with song.
Catch their joy and sing along (please click the puzzle piece above for the video to play)

Corrected Carney Sandoe Contact Information

Yesterday an email was sent out regarding the search for a new President.  The contact information in that email was listed incorrectly.  If you would like to get in touch with Timothy or Bob, our reps from Carney Sandoe, please contact them at the addresses below.

President Job Description

The description of the President's position is available which also gives a good overview of DA. We encourage people to read it carefully and then to apply or send us suggestions of candidates for us to contact.  You may view the job description by clicking the following link: 

To view a list of FAQs or to contact the search committee please click here.

Attention Senior Parents

You can view senior activities and timeline for the college application process by clicking here.