The Athletic Booster Club sponsors the annual Corn Roast. The event includes great fellowship and food and the introduction of our fall athletes.
The Home and School Association sponsors a pot luck dinner for the freshmen and senior classes. Students attend with their families and the evening includes presentations from the administration or students.
The Ursuline Theater Department sponsors an evening of student directed, and often written, one-act plays. Students submit scripts to the Theater Director, who selects five to six for production. The student directors cast actors, build simple sets, and hold rehearsals.
Sadie Hawkins Dance
The Sadie Hawkins dance has traditionally been a girl ask guy dance, although in recent times many student come stag with a large group of their friends. Couples usually dress alike. The dance is held in the UHS Cafeteria and is open to all Ursuline students.
Our annual spirit week is one of the most anticipated weeks at Ursuline. Students spend weeks preparing. The week includes an area of the school decorated by each class, decorated classroom doors, class competitions, a huge rally, and a super tailgate party. Of course, the week concludes with the much anticipated football game with Ursuline’s friendly rival, Cardinal Mooney.
This semiformal dance is Ursuline’s version of a homecoming dance. The dance is guy ask girl, but many people attend stag. The dance is held outside of school and all grades may attend.
On the last day before Christmas Break begins, each student receives a green or red card with a number. The student must find their match who has the same number on the opposite color card. Student pairs who find their match are placed in a raffle drum for a chance to win several prizes at the end of the day.
In celebration of our sophomore class, Ursuline sponsors Sophomore Week. The week includes different activities each year based on the interests of the students. The week often includes Career Day, Teacher Appreciation, a field trip to the Butler and YSU Planetarium, and a morning reading activity with their third grade pen pals.
Fine Arts Assembly
The Fine and Performing Arts are celebrated throughout the year at Ursuline, but especially during our Fine Arts Assembly. Members of the band, choir, and speech and debate team perform for the student body, staff, and parents. The Ursuline Art Show, displaying the work of Ursuline’s art students, is also held during the week of the assembly in the cafeteria.
The Junior-Senior Prom is a formal dance held off-campus. The evening is planned by the junior class and includes the traditional walk-in event, dinner, dancing, and the crowning of the prom king and queen.