The mathematics department at Ursuline Academy is committed to a core college preparatory curriculum that reflects the standards established by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics. Students learn the value of mathematics and how to apply mathematical techniques confidently, skillfully, and accurately. Students are challenged to reason mathematically, to become effective critical thinkers, to communicate mathematically, and to become proficient users of technology. Students are encouraged to study mathematics appropriate to their abilities, interests, and ambitions.

In addition to Algebra I & II, Geometry, and Precalculus, Ursuline offers the following Math courses:

    • Calculus
    • AP Calculus AB
    • AP Calculus BC
    • AP Statistics

Mathematics Faculty

Ms. Ashley Bieber

Math Faculty Member, Young Entrepreneurs and Philanthropists Moderator
B.S., Indiana University
M.S., Indiana University

Ms. Jenny (Grathwohl) Breissinger

Class of 1988
Math Faculty Member, National Honor Society Co-Moderator
B.S., University of Tennessee
M.Ed., Xavier University

Dr. Nicole Hammons

Math Faculty Member
B.S., Vanderbilt University
M.A., University of Cincinnati
Ph.D., University of Cincinnati

Ms. Tonye Hutzelman

Math Faculty Member, Department Coordinator
B.S., Miami University
M.Ed., Xavier University

Ms. Brenda Kahan

Math Faculty Member
B.S., The Ohio State University

Mr. Paul Kirila

Math Faculty Member
B.A., University of Cincinnati
M.Ed., Xavier University