St Ursula School

  • The vision of St. Ursula School is to promote and to sustain education of unparalleled quality, and integrate faith into every aspect of life and culture, producing graduates who continually strive for human and Christian perfection.
  • St. Ursula School is open to all and made as accessible as possible by seeking support from the total Catholic community, as well as from the community at large.
  • It is the aim of St. Ursula School to provide a Catholic, educational setting in which our students and their families can integrate Gospel values in daily living.
  • We strive to create a climate in which each child can develop spiritually, intellectually, physically, emotionally, and socially, and in turn, enhance the world.
  • Each child will develop an understanding of Catholic Doctrine, Liturgy, the Sacraments, Sacred Scripture, and Personal Prayer to build a personal relationship with Christ.
  • All children will be provided with challenging, yet realistic goals to achieve their full potential.
  • Individual learning styles and rates of achievement will be recognized.
  • Each child will receive guidance in developing sound attitudes and habits for both mental and physical health.
  • Each child will develop a Christian awareness of responsibility to God, family, parish, community, nation and world.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1911

Student Body

Total Students122 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade St Ursula School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Slacks or shorts & dress tops)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, SoccerBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
Soccer
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