St. Ursula Academy's statement, published on June 11, 2020: Our Commitment to Combating Racism and Becoming a More Inclusive and Diverse Community.
St. Ursula Academy freshman Kathryn Amend earned a Third-Place award in Division II of the Toledo Bar Association’s 2020 Caty Armstrong Memorial Law Day Essay Contest.
Each year, St. Ursula Academy presents three special awards to students in its graduating class. These awards speak to the essence of a St. Ursula student—caring, selfless, engaged, and supportive of her sisters and her community.
St. Ursula Academy is proud to announce the Class of 2020 Valedictorian Elouise White and Salutatorian Annalee Miklosek!
St. Ursula Academy celebrated its seniors with a virtual Honors Night on Thursday, May 7. The SUA faculty, staff, and administration are so proud of the hard work and dedication shown by the Class of 2020.
Our world today is in such great need of peace and harmony. One wonders with wars, upheavals, poverty, hunger, climate change, immigration and especially the coronavirus, what can I do as just one person.
St. Ursula Academy has joined with St. John’s Jesuit High School and Academy to collect donations of canned goods and other non-perishable food items to support the Seagate Food Bank and Mareda Center in downtown Toledo.
St. Ursula Academy reached out to alumnae from all decades and across the world to ask for words of encouragement for students facing these uncertain times—and those alumnae responded immediately and in force.
St. Ursula Academy is proud to announce that Amy Muszynski, a Junior Academy social studies teacher, earned the prestigious Golden Apple Award from the Diocese of Toledo for excellence in teaching.
“We always have reason to stand in awe”
Another interpretation of St. Angela’s quote “We always have reason to stand in awe” is “We always have reason to stand in fear.”
When Mark Dubielak makes a commitment, he sticks to it.
Dubielak, a long-time theology teacher at St. Ursula Academy, is SUA’s director of Labre, a program to feed the underserved in inner-city Toledo every Monday through a joint venture with St. John’s Jesuit High School and Academy. Named after Jesuit saint Benedict Joseph Labre, the program is now in its eighth year and has only missed two Mondays, both because of Level 3 snowstorms. Rain or shine, summer or winter, holiday or regular old weekday, the Labre team—students from SUA and SJJ, along with faculty, staff, and parents from both schools—makes and distributes food to nearly a hundred people each week.
But then this pandemic threw the team for a loop...
St. Ursula Academy is proud to announce that two student teams that were competing in the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) Students of the Year challenge raised nearly $137,000 during the two-month campaign.
St. Ursula Academy’s STEM Club has entered the NASA WEAR Challenge, a national competition for middle and high school students to design wearable radiation countermeasures for deep space exploration.
St. Ursula Academy is pleased to announce the hiring of Yolanda (Robinson) Durden ’86, as Alumnae Engagement Coordinator.
SUA is proud to announce that its Dance Team earned two prestigious rankings, including a National Championship, at the Universal Dance Association (UDA) national tournament at the ESPN Wide World of Sports facility in Orlando, Fla., on Sunday, Feb. 2: first in the nation in Small Varsity Pom and fifth in the nation in Small Varsity Jazz.
St. Ursula Academy students continue to live their faith by reaching out to community members in need, this time by supporting the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) in its fundraising efforts.
Juniors Kathleen Hurley and Lucy Turner—working as a team—and senior Kennedy Coleman are members of the LLS “Student of the Year” Challenge, which involves raising funds through a variety of events.
SUA student Kennedy Coleman '20 is a recipient of the 2020 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drum Major Award by the Catholic Diocese of Toledo.
St. Ursula Academy continues its tradition of presenting outstanding musical theater productions with Jesus Christ Superstar, the beloved Broadway musical. With music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice, the show will be presented at Toledo’s historic Valentine Theatre Jan. 23-26, 2020.
Tuesday, November 27, 2019—St. Ursula Academy inducted its new members of the National Honor Society (NHS) and recognized students for their 2019 Advanced Placement (AP) honors.
St. Ursula Academy is proud to announce that five members of its STEM Club recently won the Lexus Eco Challenge, a national contest for students in grades 6-12 that gets them involved in an environmental issue that affects their community.
Three St. Ursula Academy seniors were named Player of the Year in their respective sports for the 2019 fall athletic season by the Three Rivers Athletic Conference (TRAC).
Congratulations to our athletes who were recognized as All-TRAC athletes for the 2019 fall sports season!
Four local high schools came together Sunday night for the 4th annual Breast Cancer Bowl.
St. Ursula Academy and Central Catholic High School went head to head in a game of flag football to raise money for the Victory Center.
St. Ursula started out with a bang in Thursday’s showdown for the Three Rivers Athletic Conference volleyball title at rival Notre Dame.
Then the fourth-ranked Arrows had an answer for every subsequent Eagles run in the final two sets of a 3-0 victory.
St. Ursula Academy invested in its fine and performing arts curriculum by adding a state-of-the-art piano lab, which can be used by students in grades 6-12 for a variety of music-related courses.
SUA teacher Caitlin Shawaker co-founded an Art Advocacy Program through Bittersweet Farms to teach young adults with autism to create and sell artwork. SUA seniors, Sarah Brown and Ellie White, have been program volunteers throughout the summer
Congratulations to all the St. Ursula Academy athletes who were recognized as All-TRAC athletes for the 2018-2019 spring sports season!
Ninety-four members of the St. Ursula Academy Class of 2019 graduated at the Toledo Museum of Art Peristyle Concert Hall on Sunday, May 26, 2019.
The following is a complete list of the Class of 2019's college acceptances...
On March 25, 2019, St. Ursula Academy juniors Caroline Scott and Savannah Hinojosa were honored at the Monsignor Jerome E. Schmidt 21st Annual Youth Foundation Dinner. Caroline received the Bishop James R. Hoffman Scholarship and Savannah the Harold M. Lincoln Scholarship.
Congratulations to all the St. Ursula Academy athletes who were recognized as All-TRAC athletes for the 2018-2019 winter sports season!
St. Ursula Academy (SUA) is proud to announce that its Dance Team placed first in the jazz and pom categories at the Ohio Association of Secondary School Administrators (OASSA) state tournament in Dublin, Ohio, on March 2. The team also earned second-place honors in the hip-hop category.
St. Ursula Academy has hired Paul Sieben as its new lacrosse coach for the spring season, bringing a wealth of both collegiate and high school coaching experience to the program.
St. Ursula Academy (SUA) is proud to announce that its Dance Team earned two prestigious rankings at the Universal Dance Association (UDA) national tournament at the ESPN Wide World of Sports facility in Orlando, Fla., on Sunday, Feb. 3: fourth in the nation in Small Varsity Pom and 13th in the nation in Small Varsity Jazz.
The College of Business at Bowling Green State University announced that Kelsey Sager has been named to the highly selective Student Ambassador Program.
The SUA Mock Trial team competed on Friday, January 18, 2019, in the District OCLRE Mock Trial competition at the Toledo Municipal Courthouse.
The EdChoice Scholarship Program is expanding in Ohio and more students are now available to receive significant tuition scholarships to attend St. Ursula Academy. Now, even more families in Ohio are eligible for a state scholarship worth $4,650 per year (for middle school) or $6,000 per year (for high school).
SUA celebrated National Letter of Intent Signing Day on November 14. Courtney Coffman will play golf at Davenport University and Morgan Bowers will play softball at Kent State University.
Congratulations to senior Sydney Henninger! Her white charcoal drawing, "Buddy Boy," was accepted into a juried show, Artists 4 Animals 5. She also received a juror's award for the piece.
Congratulations to our athletes who were recognized as All-TRAC athletes for the fall sports season!
Teamwork earned SUA’s 200-freestyle-relay swim team members a state championship last winter, and teamwork brings the four students—Catherine Kight ’19, Molly Dynda ’21, Corinne Staneart ’21, and Audrey Cesar ’21—together again to present their message at the Be The Force: Empower Yourself summit for young women.
St. Ursula Academy is proud to announce that Elizabeth Brenneman ’19 has been named a Commended Student in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program.
St. Ursula Academy senior Grace Anne Poturalski earned semifinalist honors in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program.
St. Ursula Academy's Art Department has 11 students with work accepted into the annual University of Toledo FOCUS Art Show.
St. Ursula Academy is proud to announce prestigious awards earned by its students following the 2018 College Board's Advanced Placement (AP) exams.
Katie Karban, Sylvania resident and St. Ursula Academy graduate from the Class of 2018, has been named a National Advanced Placement (AP) Scholar by the College Board for the 2018 AP exam period.
Piper Conlan '20, a rising junior at St. Ursula Academy, has been named as a 2018 Maverik National High School Lacrosse All-American and has been selected to attend the Maverik National Lacrosse Classic to be held July 16-19, 2018 in Frederica, Delaware.
Four young women from Northwest Ohio were all looking to qualify for the Marathon Classic. Three of them: Lily Rinker '18, Lizzie Win '16 and Pinya Pipatjarasgit '18, are all St. Ursula Academy Grads. Two of them will be golfing this weekend at the Marathon Classic.