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Ursuline Characteristics

Ursuline Characteristics

Christ-Centered Spirit

Christ-Centered Spirit – the Christian cross is combined with an outward and inwardly radiating backdrop to reinforce the faith, hope and eternal life it symbolizes.

The Crest

The Crest – this updated redesign shows the cross, IHS, the Fleur de Lys recall his mother, Mary, the Holy Spirit and the laurel tree symbolic of achievement and victory.

Emphasis on Diversity

Emphasis on Diversity – this symbol is reminiscent of a kaleidoscope with its everchanging patterns of harmony.

Personal Care

Personal care for the Individual– the maternal theme suggests the care a mother extends to her helpless child.


Recognition of the dignity of the Gifts of Women – this exuberant symbol depicts the confident and gifted female encased in a crescent moon, inherently associated with the feminine.

Emphasis of the Whole Person

Emphasis on the Development of the Whole Person – the holistic approach to caring is symbolized by the flower, nurtured by gentle hands.

Spirit of Optimisim

Spirit of Optimism and Openness – three dancing flames intercept a path reminiscent of the yellow brick road symbolizing an open heart and mind to cultivate along life’s journey.

Academic Excellence

Academic Excellence – the open book with the blue ribbon symbolizes our pursuit of academic excellence.

Academic Excellence

Strong Family Spirit – three friends with their arms around one another, shoulder to shoulder remind us of the girls singing their school song A New Dawn.

Academic Excellence

Commitment to Christian Service – using the suggestion of the washing of feet with gentle waves lapping show our commitment of service in our faith.