Ursuline Academy (Dedham, Massachusetts)
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|85 Lowder Street
Dedham, (Norfolk County), Massachusetts 02026
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|Religious affiliation(s)||Roman Catholic|
|Sister school||Xaverian Brothers High School|
|President||Mrs. Rosann Whiting|
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|Color(s)||Dark Green and White|
|Accreditation||New England Association of Schools and Colleges|
|Admissions Director||Maura Polles|
|Athletic Director||Michael O'Connor|
Ursuline Academy is an independent college preparatory school for young women in grades 7–12. Located in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston, United States, it is owned and operated by the Ursuline Sisters, a worldwide teaching order. The academy is a private Catholic school located on a 28-acre campus in Dedham, Massachusetts. It provides education in all areas and offers over 20 clubs and 15 varsity sports. The Boston Globe has praised Ursulines' athletes, the Bears, as winning the Singelais Award for maintaining a 3.0 GPA or higher and excelling in their chosen activity.
Ursuline Academy competes at the Division III or IV level (dependent on the sport) within the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association. Teams are offered at the Junior High (grades 7 and 8), JV, and Varsity levels.
In the fall, cross country, field hockey, soccer, swimming and diving, and volleyball are offered. Winter sports include basketball, downhill skiing, ice hockey, and indoor track. The spring sports are golf, lacrosse, sailing, softball, tennis, and track and field.
- Marian Walsh, Massachusetts State Senator