Ursuline seniors Sydney Heinbaugh, Dakota Hobbs, Jeffrey Marx, and Spencer Warren all recently signed letters of intent to continue their academic and athletic careers at the collegiate level. Sydney will play golf for Saint Francis College in Fort Wayne, Indiana. The Girls’ Golf Team is coached by Matt Morgan ’97. Dakota, Jeffrey, and Spencer will… Continue reading
Ursuline gathered as a school community to celebrate the Feast of Saint Angela Merici on Friday, January 27. St. Angela, the Patroness of Ursuline High School, founded the Ursuline Sisters. The Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown founded Ursuline High School in 1905. Dr. Linda Miller, Ursuline Religious Education Department, led the service and Sister Regina Rogers… Continue reading
Congratulations to our State Speech and Debate State Tournament Qualifiers: 11th grader Ashley Saxton in Original Oratory, 9th grader Mary Kate Kelty in Declamation, and 10th grader Spencer Humphreys in Humor. Four Congressional Debaters will be representing Ursuline at the tournament: 10th grader Buddy Dwinells, 11th grader Danny Naples, 10th grader Alex Stoneman, and 9th… Continue reading
The Ursuline Student Ambassadors invite all 4th grade students to Ursuline High School on Saturday, March 4, 2017 from 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. 4th graders will participate in a variety of activities and get to know new friends. Activities include inflatables, lego building contests, gym games, crafts, cooking sessions and more. Snacks will be served… Continue reading
The National Catholic Educational Association has established the theme of Catholic Schools Week for 2017 as Catholic Schools: Communities of Faith, Knowledge and Service. Catholic schools are integral to our nation’s character, serving the common good, strengthening local communities, and building the Kingdom of God on earth. Nearly 2 million students are currently educated… Continue reading
We are working hard to reach our goal of 1,000 for the Annual Appeal. As of January 19, 2017, 509 donors have contributed to this fund which provides unrestricted support to Ursuline High School. Margene Flannery Chambers ’54 (pictured here with Rev. Richard Murphy ’72) came to UHS this week to call her classmates for… Continue reading
Kevin Freisen ’86 (pictured center) shared his financial expertise with Mrs. Eleanor Klucinec’s College Prep Math class this week. Kevin is a manager at First National Bank. Alumni and parents are always welcome and encouraged to join us as guest lecturers or as presenters at Career Morning (set for May 11th this year).
The United State Congress enacted a permanent extension of the IRA charitable rollover. Therefore, individuals age 70 ½ or older can make gifts directly through a qualified charitable distribution (QCD) from their IRA to charity. This makes it possible to give a sizable gift to any charity, including Ursuline High School, and donors will not… Continue reading
The annual Open House will be held from 1:00 P.M. until 3:30 P.M. on Sunday, February 12th. All academic departments and school organizations will prepare booths and displays for the event. The afternoon will feature performances by the Ursuline High School band, choir, and speech team members. Tours of the school will be conducted by… Continue reading
Annually, the Leukemia and Lymphoma Association of Northeast Ohio recognizes survivors of the disease and this year our own London Hairston is being recognized! In honor of London, Ursuline students will be participating in the Pasta for Pennies Drive. Students will be participated in a variety of events to raise money throughout the two week… Continue reading
The Ursuline Boys’ and Girls’ Soccer Teams were recognized at the Youngstown District Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association Awards Banquet at Our Lady of Mount Carmel (Youngstown). Ursuline Senior Patrick (PJ) Conway was honored for having the highest grade point average (GPA) in the district among all male soccer athletes. He was also recognized for having… Continue reading
Service is an integral part of an Ursuline High School education and often continues into adulthood. For example, members of the Class of 1956 volunteer two weeks each year at “Our Community Kitchen” on Mahoning Avenue where they prepare and serve meals for the less fortunate in our community. Furthermore, several classmates help weekly at… Continue reading
Members of the Class of 1973 gathered in Frisco, Texas to watch YSU battle James Madison University in the FCS Sub-Division National Championship Game ~ Mike LaRocca, Mike Angelo, Eddy Handel and Bill Newman.
The Ursuline Student Ambassadors wish to invite all seventh graders to the “7th Grade Beach Party” on Friday, January 27 from 6:30-9pm at Ursuline High School. Any interested 7th grader can RSVP here. Guests will enjoy games, contests, mini classes from local professionals, comraderie, food, and lots of prizes! Seventh graders are invited to wear… Continue reading
Father John Mulqueen, Ursuline Class of 1953, celebrated the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe in the Father Venglarik Chapel on Monday, December 12. Senora Montaldo’s Spanish 2 class attended the Spanish Mass complete with a Spanish liturgical choir. Our Lady of Guadalupe is one of the most sacred saints in the Mexican culture and… Continue reading
Ursuline High School will presents its’ Christmas Concert featuring the concert band and choir on Tuesday, December 20th at 7:00 PM in the Deibel Morley Arts Center. This is a free event for the entire family. Elementary band and choir members and their families are invited to sit in a special section and join the… Continue reading
Vera Herbert (’07) is a writer-producer on the new hit NBC television series, “This Is Us,” airing on Tuesday nights.
The Richard H. and Mary Price Family are pictured in front of the newly named “Price Family Hall” (3rd floor, “old building”). The family gave a generous gift, earning the naming rights to the corridor of math classrooms. Price family members in attendance for the picture included ~ Row One: Nadia Price, Gabrielle Price. Row… Continue reading
Ursuline High School Presented Distinguished Alumni Awards The Feast of Saint Ursula Liturgy was celebrated on Tuesday, October 25th at 10:00 A.M. in the school gymnasium. The twenty-eighth annual Distinguished Alumni Awards were presented at the liturgy. Each year, this award is given to graduates of Ursuline High School who have distinguished themselves by dedicated… Continue reading
The Ursuline High School Art Club, under the direction of Mrs. Jan O’Neill, created ornaments and decorations for the Winter Celebration at MillCreek MetroParks. Admission is free to the “parade of trees.” Great job Art Club!
Join other members of the Class of 2021 on Wednesday, December 7 at a day filled with educational activities and fun! Students will participate in a Distance Learning program, a foreign language program, a “selfie” scavenger hunt, and learn about the UHS extracurricular and athletic programs. The day begins at 9am in the Deibel Morley… Continue reading
As is tradition at Ursuline High School collections for community agencies are a part of the Thanksgiving holiday. Originally, food baskets were created for the families at The Beatitude House, a ministry of the Ursuline Sisters. As need has grown, UHS now also provides Thanksgiving baskets to The Emmanuel Community Care Center in Girard and… Continue reading
Students in grades 1, 2, and kindergarten are invited to join the Ursuline Student Ambassadors for “Wonderland on Wick” Saturday, December 3 from 9:30-11:30am in the UHS cafeteria. Guests will sing Christmas carols with the Ursuline Choir, make crafts, play holiday games, enjoy holiday treats, and visit with the star of the season, Santa Claus!… Continue reading
Ursuline is home to more National Merit Scholars than any school in the Diocese of Youngstown! Ursuline High School is proud to recognize Marie Bond and Aaron Coates as National Merit Semifinalists and Patrick (PJ) Conway as a National Merit Commended Scholar. Marie and Aaron scored in the top 1% of all students taking the… Continue reading
Ursuline Honors the 2016 Distinguished Alumni – Dr. Mary Lou Dutko DiPillo (’67) & Mr. Michael Fagert (’75)
The Feast of Saint Ursula Liturgy was celebrated on Tuesday, October 25th at 10:00 A.M. in the school gymnasium. The twenty-eighth annual Distinguished Alumni Awards were presented at the liturgy. Each year, this award is given to graduates of Ursuline High School who have distinguished themselves by dedicated service to our school and to the… Continue reading
Parents of sixth, seventh, and eighth graders are invited to visit Ursuline on November 3, 2016 at 7pm to hear a presentation from the Ursuline Administration and Faculty about the curriculum and programs of Ursuline. An extensive financial aid overview will be given as well as a tour of the Ursuline facilities. All 8th grade… Continue reading
Please join the Ursuline Family for a week of festivities that culminate in the football game between Ursuline and Cardinal Mooney Friday evening. Events are open to the public! Ticket Sales (enter from Wick Ave.) – Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 11-1pm, Tuesday 5-7pm, Thursday 11-2pm Irish Cottage (enter from Bryson St.) – Tuesday, Wednesday, and… Continue reading
The Ursuline Theatre Department is staging their first production of the year, “The Student Directed One Acts.” The curtain at the Deibel Morley Arts Center will rise on Saturday, October 8 at 7pm for the show. Cost is $1 and a donation of a canned good for the Second Harvest Food Bank is encouraged. The… Continue reading
Mr. Fouse’s Forensic Science course conducted their first crime scene investigation today. Based on the class’s knowledge of DNA, evidence collection and analysis, and crime scene data the students were able to solve the crime. Available to juniors and seniors, Forensic Science is a popular half credit elective in the Science Department.
Men and Women United For Life sponsored Paul J. Kim, of California, to come to Youngstown to speak to the 9 and 10th graders at Ursuline. Paul Kim’s high energy, interactive, music filled presentation had the students enthralled. Paul’s approach brought important Biblical messages to life in a way that was easy for teens to… Continue reading
Mercy Health Partners spent three days with the Class of 2020 in Mr. Tim Gallagher’s Health Class to certify all freshmen in CPR and AED Training. Students received training from Mr. Mike Kerr of Mercy Health that will allow them to help save the life of another person in the event of an emergency. Mercy… Continue reading
Ursuline High School students earned an 84% overall pass rate on the Advanced Placement (AP) exams administered in May. Ursuline’s high pass rate far exceeds the state average pass rate of 67% and the global pass rate of 60%. Twelve students in the Class of 2016 were named AP Scholars. A special “Kudos” to Miss… Continue reading
A full field of 144 golfers attended the annual Alumni Golf Classic on Monday, August 15, 2016 at the Youngstown Country Club. The outing is held in honor of Don Foley Sr. (’47) who chaired the event from 1985 until his death in 2005 when the outing was renamed in his honor. Each year alumni… Continue reading
Ursuline High School hosted Freshmen Orientation on Monday, August 22 to welcome the newest members of the Ursuline Family. Students from over twenty area schools make up the Class of 2020. The Ursuline Administration and Faculty is excited to welcome these eager, talented, and dynamic students to Ursuline!
Sister Regina Rogers O.S.U. has committed her life to Catholic education and has served in a number of capacities at UHS throughout her tenure. Sister Regina began at UHS in 1973. She is currently the Assistant Principal for Curriculum and Instruction. The Golden Apple Award is given annually to one exemplary administrator in the Diocese… Continue reading
The 109th Annual Commencement Exercises for Ursuline High School were held at Stambaugh Auditorium on Sunday, May 28, at 2:00 P.M. Vera Herbert ’07, an award-winning writer on the hit NBC drama, This Is Us was the commencement speaker. Pictures from the graduation will posted soon on ursuline.com
The Feast of Saint Ursula Liturgy was celebrated on Wednesday, October 24th at 10:30 A.M. in the school gymnasium. The thirtieth annual Distinguished Alumni Awards were presented at the liturgy. Each year, this award is given to graduates of Ursuline High School who have distinguished themselves by dedicated service to our school and to the… Continue reading
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Ursuline’s Greg Parella was named the Player of the Game for his play in a 67-58 victory over arch-rival Cardinal Mooney in the High School Basketball Game of the Week on January 8th. The award is sponsored by the Knight Line Embroidery and Screen Printing. Parella racked up a game-high 26… Continue reading
This is a sample story meant to demonstrate how to add a post about an Alumni-related story, have it appear in the alumni section of the homepage, and prevent it from loading as a current events NEWS story. Use the categories tab of the editor in the CMS dashboard to select which category to place… Continue reading