The Notre Dame School of Dallas

Our Mission

Notre Dame School educates students with intellectual disabilities and facilitates their integration into society.

For fifty years this mission statement has guided the Notre Dame School as it has served as a unique educational resource in Dallas. The school is the only school exclusively devoted to educating students with intellectual disabilities. The school’s individualized curriculum insures that each child’s needs are met in a caring and appropriate way.

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Featured Faculty & Staff
Margarita Gonzales

Margarita Gonzales, PE Instructor and Coach

Hope Whitaker

Hope Whitaker, Assistant – Intermediate

Amanda Patrick

Amanda Patrick, Assistant – Vocational

Mary Barber

Mary Barber, Instructor – Intermediate

Mary Barber is a teacher in the Intermediate department with a focus on science and social studies. She is also the lower school coordinator. She has been teaching at Notre Dame School for 14 years. Mrs. Barber holds a BS in Design from the University of Texas at Austin.