What We Do


The Sisters of Notre Dame of Coesfeld, Germany were founded in 1850 for the education of children and the care of elders.  We are consecrated for mission in the Church to serve people, especially those who experience poverty in its various forms, through education and other ministries. Today, the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Province continue the ministry of education in several educational institutions and with a wide range of educational services.

Sponsored Institutions

The Sisters of Notre Dame in Covington, KY sponsor the following educational institutions:

SND National Education Office

The SND National Education Office, based in Chardon, OH, provides direction and support to sponsored and affiliated ministries in advancing the Educational Vision & Principles of the Sisters of Notre Dame.