Notre Dame Regional High School

Cape Girardeau, MO

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Science Department

Get to know our Science Department below.

Department Highlights

  • A number of dual credit classes are offered through Southeast Missouri State University.
  • An Observatory is available for classes to use, including "Astronomy Night" where students in Astronomy class come to take part in observing outer space.
  • In 2011-2012 a new classroom/lab was added to the department.
  • A class set of Chromebooks are available in the Science wing for classrooms.
  • Chemistry and Advanced Chemistry use digital textbooks and Chromebooks in the classroom.
  • The Science Club is an extra-curricular club offered through the Science Department staff. Each year the Science Club takes part in highway cleanup, where a group of volunteers works to clean up the trash and debris left on the side of the highway.
  • The Science Department faculty host a summer camp for grade school students.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Science Club

Science Department Staff

Angela Schaefer

Head of the Science Department

Mark Koehler

Member of the Foreign Language, Mathematics, Social Studies, Business, and Science Departments

Scholar Bowl JV Coach

Jerry Landewe '88

Member of the Science Department

Josie Menz

Member of the Science Department

Mary Beth Vollink '11

Member of the Science Department

The Observatory "Glastetter Hall"

Observatory Hours

The observatory is available to groups and individuals throughout the year by appointment. Contact Mr. Jerry Landewe to schedule your time:

(573)335-6772 @ school

(573)651-3865 @ home

jerrylandewe@notredamecape.org