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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1848
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2002

Student Body

Total Students420 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
0%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Ursuline Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
83%
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses7 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesCalculus AB, Chemistry, Computer Science Principles, English, Psychology, United States Government and Politics, United States History
Average ACT score24
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform skirt and polo shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$13,650
Admissions DirectorSue Thomasson
Admissions AssociateMeghan Ploesser

Sports

Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
DivingField Hockey,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
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