Nolan Catholic High School strives to identify students’ unique needs, especially those that may affect their academic performance. Nolan Catholic works with families to create formal accommodation plans unique to each student according to the recommendations provided by a medical or diagnostic professional as students encounter various hurdles with medical concerns, injuries, or academic diagnostic evaluations.


For further information regarding classroom accommodations, please review the NCHS Guidelines for Student Accommodations.


  • Alternative classroom settings for testing

  • Study Skills classes

  • Individual coaching with skills such as:

    • Note-taking

    • Comprehension strategies

    • Test preparation

    • Organization and planning techniques

  • Progress monitoring and student self-advocacy support

  • Formal accommodation plans

  • After-school academic support

  • Formal academic and medical/injury plans

  • Support for standardized test accommodation requests


  • Academic referral process

  • Professional development 

  • Support for accommodation implementation 

  • Alternative environment options for students

Jennifer Dahmer

Director of Learning Support


Ana Nieves

Learning Support Specialist

Academic Coach


4501 Bridge St.

Fort Worth, Texas 76103


Nolan Catholic High School is a College Preparatory High School (grades 9-12). NCHS was established in 1961 and is accredited by the Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops Education Department (TCCB ED)Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), and AdvancED.

The purpose of TCCB ED is to assist Catholic schools in the state of Texas with 1) continuous school improvement initiatives, 2) accountability with best educational practices, 3) strengthening of mission and identity, and 4) improving academic performance.