Ursuline High School, founded in 1880 in Santa Rosa, California, and based on the teachings of Jesus Christ as manifested in the life of Saint Angela Merici, is a private Catholic secondary school committed to excellence in educating young women.
Our well-qualified and caring educational community prepares students of increasingly diverse population and background for college, life-long learning, and service in an ever-changing world.
We strive to empower our students to realize their full potential, to pursue social justice and to provide leadership in responding to the needs of their time.
In the spirit of the Gospels, we challenge each student to seek knowledge, to clarify her values and to act on her convictions.
We are committed to an educational environment with the spirit and intimacy of a family.
We provide an active academic community that is responsive to student needs and provides a solid base for further educational pursuits.
We provide a relevant curriculum that connects learning to real-world experiencess.
- Top Ranked CA School
- Grades: 9-12
- Enrollment: 288 students
- Application Deadline: None / Rolling
- Source: Verified school update
School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 51%
Students by Grade
Academics and Faculty
Total Classroom Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
None / Rolling
Source: Verified school update
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Ursuline High School's ranking?
Ursuline High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for Ursuline High School?
The application deadline for Ursuline High School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
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