Academy Of Mt St Ursula

330 Bedford Park Blvd
Bronx, NY 10458
Tel: (718)364-5353
Grades: 9-12 | 362 students
We are a Catholic, college preparatory secondary school conducted in the Ursuline tradition.
We educate remarkable young women in a nurturing environment by encouraging their pursuit of individual dreams through Academics, Arts and Service.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1855

Student Body

Total Students 362 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Academy Of Mt St Ursula Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 8 courses
Advanced Courses American History, Biology, Calculus AB, Chemistry, English Literature and Composition, European History, Physics, Spanish Literature and Composition, U.S. History and Government
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Nov. 5 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,600
Tuition Notes General Fee: $500 Registration Fee: $100 Book Fee $100
Admissions Director Ms. Kate Ostrander


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBasketballCheering,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 24 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ambassadors, Anime, Asian Club, Chorus, Classics Club, Dance Club, French Club, Guitar Club, ITV, Italian Club, Liturgy Club, MSG Varsity, Musical Theater, National Honors Society - Serviam Chapter, Newspaper, Photography, Retreat Team, Serviam Leaders, Spanish Club, Step Team, Student Council, That's Life, Umoja Dare, Yearbook Ambassadors, Anime, Asian Club, Chorus, Classics Club, Dance Club, French Club, Guitar Club, ITV, Italian Club, Liturgy Club, MSG Varsity, Newspaper, Photography, Retreat Team, Spanish Club, Step Team, That's Life, Umoja Dare, Yearbook, Musical Theater,
National Honors Society - Serviam Chapter,
Serviam Leaders,
Student Council,

School Notes:

  • The Academy of Mount St. Ursula is a Catholic high school, conducted in the Ursuline tradition, that serves college bound women of diverse cultures by instilling a love of learning and a broader global view. In a family atmosphere, we strive to empower young women for leadership in society. AMSU is recognized for its exceptional programs in Academics, Arts and Service.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Fordham Preparatory School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Philip Neri School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Our Lady Of Refuge School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bronx
    St. Philip Neri School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 360 students
    0.3 miles
    3031 Grand Concourse
    Bronx, NY 10468
  • Bronx
    Grades: PK-8 | 292 students
    0.4 miles
    2708 Briggs Avenue
    Bronx, NY 10458
  • Bronx
    Fordham Preparatory School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 937 students
    0.5 miles
    441 E. Fordham Road
    Bronx, NY 10458
  • Bronx
    St Brendan School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 344 students
    0.6 miles
    268 E 207th St
    Bronx, NY 10467
  • Bronx
    Our Lady Of Mercy School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 243 students
    0.7 miles
    2512 Marion Ave
    Bronx, NY 10458

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