Quick Facts

  • Founded in 1848 under the sponsorship of the Ursuline sisters, Ursuline Academy is a Catholic college preparatory school for young women.
  • Situated on a beautiful 28 acre campus in Kirkwood, Ursuline Academy is centrally located for easy access from the entire metro area.
  • Student to teacher ratio is 10:1.
  • 85% of teaching faculty holds advanced degrees.
  • Classes rotate on a modified block schedule with four to seven classes per day.
  • Honors courses are offered in all core subject areas of curriculum.
  • 1:1 laptop computer program
  • College credit and Advanced Placement (AP) courses offered through Saint Louis University and Missouri Baptist University.
  • Student body consists of young women from 70+ metro-area parishes.
  • 100% of graduates continue on to college.
  • Accreditation through AdvancedEd.
  • Recipient of the National School of Excellence Blue Ribbon Award.
  • Mascot – Bear