The cross symbolizes Christ, the center of our lives.
The circle calls to mind community and the world we serve.
The M represents Mary, the mother of the congregation.
This symbol, which many of us wear as a pin or pendant,
was designed exclusively for the School Sisters of Notre Dame and
allows us to identify ourselves to each other and
to those with whom we work and come into contact.
The updated symbol
We have recently updated the graphic of our symbol.
The video below illustrates
both how it is the same and how it is different from
the most recently used versions.
Take the quiz and find out how much you already know about our congregational symbol.