Welcome to Padua!

Padua's school motto, "Suaviter sed Fortiter," translates as "Softly, but Strongly" and describes the qualities of an educated woman: nurturing and responsive to the uniqueness of others, yet purposeful and determined, accepting a responsible role in the global community.  At the heart of Padua's education are our four pillars:  spirituality, scholarship, service and sisterhood.  We hope you find your place on Broom Street!

Recent News

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  • NCWIT Aspirations in Computing Award

    Congratulations to Anuradha Dole ’25, Yamen Ediae ’24, and Izabel Jipson ’24 for their outstanding achievement in winning the 2024 National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) Aspirations in Computing Award.
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  • Mean Girls: The High School Version

    Padua Musical Theatre delivered an unforgettable series of performances with Mean Girls: The High School Version over the past weekend. It was so FETCH!  Be sure to read more about the show.
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  • Celebrating 70 Years of Padua!

    Throughout 2024, our community is celebrating seventy years of Padua Academy!  During Catholic Schools Week, we began the celebration for our students with an assembly reflecting on Padua’s history and opening the 1989 time capsule.
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  • Seizure Recognition and First Aid Certification For All

    Thanks to Padua Senior Brynn Fassano's service initiative, all faculty, staff, and students completed Seizure Recognition and First Aid Certification on January 4th, with the help of Padua Alumna Val Budischak, Executive Director of EFDC.
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Important Admissions Dates

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  • Panda For a Day - Ongoing Throughout the Winter

  • Enrollment Deadline for the Class of 2028 - March 1, 2024

  • 7th Grade Practice Test -April 13 at 8:30 AM & April 14, 2024 at 12PM


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Spirituality. Scholarship. Service. Sisterhood.