Our students at NDEC Lawrence hail from many parts of the globe, bringing together a wonderful mix of culture, language, tradition, and aspiration.

Adult literacy and the development of self-esteem provide students with the life skills that support family growth, employment opportunities and community participation.


The Women’s Fund of Essex County, a field of interest fund of the Essex County Community Foundation, is pleased to award Notre Dame Education Center - Lawrence a three year grant in the total amount of $20,000  The purpose of this grant is to support the Nurse Assistant and Home Health Aid Training The Women’s Fund Advisory Board and the Trustees of the Essex County Community Foundation (ECCF) unanimously agreed to provide funds for this program and are pleased to support this undertaking.

NDEC-Lawrence has been awarded $100,000 over the course of 5 years from the Cummings Foundation. This award was made through their $100K for 100 Program and will be used to support  English Language Learner Programs at Notre Dame Education Center - Lawrence.
THANK YOU Cummings Foundation! Read more about the Foundation Grant Awards here

20 Years of Service to the Merrimack Valley

Thank you all!

In the spring of 2017, NDEC-Lawrence celebrated 20 years of service to the Merrimack Valley.

Friends, family, staff, volunteers, donors made our 20 year celebration a tremendous success!

Our Video (produced by Ryan Giggey) is here!

Enjoy our  photos below!

Read more about our 20th anniversary
celebration in the SND Newsletter

More coverage in RUMBO.

See page 8!