Ursuline Academy

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Ursuline Academy Photo #1 - Ursuline Academy of St. Louis, Missouri, established in 1848.
Ursuline Academy of St. Louis, founded in 1848, and under the sponsorship of the Ursuline Sisters, is a private Catholic college preparatory high school for young women.
In a community environment, built on standards of academic excellence and respect for the uniqueness of each person, Ursuline Academy educates students for Christian living and leadership in a global society, nurtures the development of the whole person and her potential, and cultivates within its students a spirit of lifelong service.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked MO School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 420 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,600
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Ursuline Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1848
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2002

Student Body

Total Students
420 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
0%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
Ursuline Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
83%
Average Class Size
20 students
Number of AP Courses
7 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Calculus AB, Chemistry, Computer Science Principles, English, Psychology, United States Government and Politics, United States History
Average ACT score
24
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Uniform skirt and polo shirt

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
40%
Admissions Director
Meghan Ploesser
Admissions Associate
Meghan Ploesser

Sports

Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Ursuline Academy cost?
Ursuline Academy's tuition is approximately $16,600 for private students.
What schools are Ursuline Academy often compared to?
Ursuline Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Nerinx Hall High School by visitors of our site.
What sports does Ursuline Academy offer?
Ursuline Academy offers 14 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field and Volleyball. Ursuline Academy is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Missouri for most sports offered.
What is Ursuline Academy's ranking?
Ursuline Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Missouri for: Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees, Largest student body, Most sports offered and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for Ursuline Academy?
The application deadline for Ursuline Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked MO School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 420 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,600
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Saint Louis, MO is $15,572 for elementary schools and $17,713 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Saint Louis, MO is 85% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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