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8-12|Private
420 students
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School leader:  Alice Bairnsfather
2635 State St
New Orleans, LA 70118

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(504) 866-5292
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"The oldest school for girls and the oldest Catholic school in the United States"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Transportation
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subjec...
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    French, Latin, Spanish
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28 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · March 30, 2015
I am an alumni and I have 2 children at this school. As a student I experienced some of the best years of my life. As a parent I have seen my oldest grow and thrive with the guidance of wonderful and caring teachers. I have experienced bumps in... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 23, 2014
This school does a disservice to these girls. I will be the first to admit, my daughter is failing. But Ursuline is also failing her. She is the product of her environment, not mine. She does not try to do well. She has missing assignments... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 19, 2014
All of my daughters attended this school from Elementary to Middle. We really enjoyed the Elementary years but by the time we hit middle school the cliques with bullying and drama were out of control - from both students and parents. It doesn't... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 09, 2014
As a parent of 4 daughters, 3 of which attended Ursuline in New Orleans, I would tell you to be Very cautious about sending your daughters to Ursuline. The new administration is very out of touch with students and parents. I have pulled all of my... more

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In a diverse community with an inspiring heritage, Ursuline Academy fosters spiritual formation, academic excellence and a life-long commitment to Serviam: I will serve. The Academy values the uniqueness of each student, nurtures the whole person and develops leaders of confidence and compassion.

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Ursuline Academy High School
2635 State St, New Orleans, LA  70118
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 28 reviews. (504) 866-5292
Last modified Ursuline Academy High School is a Private school that serves grades 8-12
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