Welcome to Notre Dame Educational Association

Our  Vision and Mission

Notre Dame Educational Association, as a leading service-oriented organization of Catholic schools in Mindanao, under the patronage of the Blessed Virgin Mary, guided by and in cooperation with the local Church, is committed to coordinate and assist member schools in pursuit of their respective Mission.

NDEA News and Events


  GENERAL RELEASE NO.02 SY 2016-2017  NDEA 1ST GENERAL ASSEMBLY Theme: “Towards 2021: New Spirit, New Fervour at 75!” (An adaptation of 2016 CEAP National Convention Theme) TO:        Heads of ALL NDEA Member Institutions This is to inform you that the 1st NDEA General Assembly for School Year 2016-2017 is scheduled on July 30, 2016;… Continue Reading

June 29, 2016 Orientation on the SHS Voucher Program Guidelines and SHS Voucher Management System (SHS VMS)

Dear all, ANNOUNCEMENT The PEAC through its National Secretariat will conduct an orientation on the SHS Voucher Program Guidelines and SHS Voucher Management System (SHS VMS) on June 29, 2016 in two venues: Adamson University, Manila and Garden Orchid Hotel, Zamboanga City. The orientation is targeted at schools that have not attended the orientation held last April… Continue Reading

DepEd to re-open application for Senior HS Voucher Program

The Department of Education through the Private Education Assistance Committee (PEAC) will be re-opening the application for the Senior High School (SHS) Voucher Program next week.               The SHS Voucher Program is intended for completers of Grade 10 who would like to pursue SHS education in private schools, private universities and colleges, local or state… Continue Reading

Autonomous Status for NDMU and NDDU

Notre Dame of Marbel University and Notre Dame of Dadiangas University are among the 53 PHEIs granted Autonomous Status for a period of Three (3) Years from April 1, 2016 to May 31, 2019. The NDEA Board of Trustees congratulates the Marist Brothers and the communities of NDMU and NDDUfor obtaining the autonomous status through… Continue Reading


  1. Improve administrative leadership management capabilities;
  2. Enhance programs on quality educational services through assessment and evaluation for curricular, instructional and academic administration purposes;
  3. Nurture and strengthen camaraderie, values formation program, spirituality with special thrusts on inter-religious dialogue and community development service;
  4. Develop financial sustainability program (create a commission on resource generation tapping research centers of the member institutions; and
  5. Enhance advocacy and networking.