Lady Gaga may be one of the world’s most shocking pop stars – but here she is as a student at an exclusive Manhattan girls’ school. The singer has made a name stunning fans with her bizarre costumes and edgy performances. But before she was a star Lady Gaga was known as Stefani Germanotta and went to New York’s private ‘Convent of the Sacred Heart’ Catholic school.
Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta (/ˈstɛfəniː dʒʌrməˈnɑːtə/ STE-fə-nee jurr-mə-NAH-tə; born March 28, 1986), known by her stage name Lady Gaga, is an American singer and songwriter. Born and raised in New York City, she primarily studied at the Convent of the Sacred Heart and briefly attended New York University's Tisch School of the Arts before withdrawing to focus on her musical career.