Mission Statement

Ursuline Academy of New Orleans, founded in 1727 and sponsored by the Ursuline Sisters, is a Catholic school for girls offering a strong educational environment from early childhood through a college preparatory secondary program.
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, develops leaders of confidence and compassion, and prepares them for life in a global society.

List of 8 items.

  • Spiritual Formation and Faith Development

  • Respect for the Uniqueness of the Individual

  • Development of the Whole Person

  • Development of a Nurturing Community Spirit

  • Commitment to Peacemaking

  • Serviam (I will serve) as a Lived Reality

  • Academic Excellence

  • Ideals: Courtesy, Loyalty, and Courage

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