Message from Principal Mark McDowell, July 24

July 24, 2020 Dear QND Family, You have been and will remain in my thoughts and prayers!  I’m excited to welcome students back to school in a few short weeks. Upon returning, our students will be attending according to an A and B schedule.  This means that students will attend five out of … [Read more...]

IHSA Modified Sports Schedule for 2020-21 School Year

July 29, 2020 The Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Board of Directors met for a special meeting on July 29, 2020, where the Board announced its intended plans for the 2020-21 school year. The plan has been sent to the Illinois Department of Health (IDPH) for final … [Read more...]

COVID-19 Updates

Click here for a message from the principal. Quincy Notre Dame Resources: Counseling Department Resources Virtual Faith Formation for QND Students and Parents QND Protective Face Masks for Sale Health Resources: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention  Adams County Health … [Read more...]

Congratulations QND Class of 2020

100 %    Graduation Rate 8             Illinois State Scholars 41           National Honor Society 52          Society of Academic Achievement (3.5 GPA or higher) 16        President’s Award for Educational Excellence (Based on GPA and Percentile in Math & Reading) 19        … [Read more...]

QND Excels at Distance Learning in 4th Quarter

Quincy Notre Dame High School launched a Distance Learning program on Monday, March 30, 2020. It was amazing to witness the QND community rally together to continue educating its students. QND Distance Learning Advantages Ease of transition - the technology infrastructure was already in … [Read more...]

2020 Mega Raffle is Canceled

The “Everybody Wins” Mega Raffle has been a tremendous fundraising mechanism tool to support both the Quincy Catholic Elementary Schools (QCES) and the Quincy Notre Dame (QND) Foundation for the past nine years. During that time, we have raised nearly $1.8M to support our Catholic school families … [Read more...]

QND Pommers Win State

Congratulations to the QND Pommers on placing 1st at the Illinois Drill Team Association State Final on Saturday, February 15, 2020. This is the ninth consecutive IDTA state title for the pommers.  Congratulations also to QND Coach Jennifer Duesterhaus on being named IDTA Coach of the Year! … [Read more...]

QND Fund Drive Kicks Off and Announces $444,500 Goal

QND 2020 Fund Drive Goal Announced at Kick-off Breakfast Quincy, Ill. - For more than 150 years, Quincy Notre Dame, as a Catholic co-educational school, seeks to build a community of learners among its faculty, staff, students and parents. Founded on faith in God and trust among its members, this … [Read more...]

Six QND Students Cast in Upcoming Quincy Community Theatre Production

Congratulations to the following students who have been cast as leads or in the ensemble in the upcoming Quincy Community Theatre Production of Frozen, Jr.! Ryan Cafun, Brennan Cook, James McReynolds, Sammy Strieker, Noah Klauser and Ava Jacobsen Click below for more … [Read more...]

Eight QND Students Named Illinois State Scholars

Quincy Notre Dame had 8 students from the Class of 2020 recognized as Illinois State Scholars. This award is given annually by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission to those that rank in the top 10 percent of high school seniors in the state. Selection is based on a combination of ACT or SAT … [Read more...]