Academy Of Mount St Ursula

  • 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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1855

Student Body

Total Students325 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Academy Of Mount St Ursula Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses8 courses
Advanced CoursesAmerican History, Biology, Calculus AB, Chemistry, English Literature and Composition, European History, Physics, Spanish Literature and Composition, U.S. History and Government
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNov. 5 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,600
Tuition NotesGeneral Fee: $500 Registration Fee: $100 Book Fee $100
Admissions DirectorMs. Kate Ostrander

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
SoccerSoftball,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.24 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Ambassadors, Anime, Asian Club, Chorus, Classics Club, Dance Club, French Club, Guitar Club, Italian Club, ITV, 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

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.
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