Grades: 9-12 | 400 students
The mission of Mercy High School, San Francisco, a Catholic high school, is to educate young women for their expanding roles in society.
This education is formative, not only imparting fundamental skills and knowledge, but also encouraging the development of values that will guide them throughout their lives.
Mercy High School strives to provide a Christian environment where the following values can be nurtured: love of God, self-esteem, intellectual integrity, independent thought, respect for human rights, compassion for others, dedication to teach, courage to act, and respect for the goods of the Earth.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||400 students|
|Student Body Type||All-girls|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 44%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||28 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||15:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||20 students|
|Number of AP Courses||15 courses|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal
(skirt or pants, sweater or sweatshirt)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Dec. 4 / rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$16,975|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition assistance available International tuition $22,000|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Admissions Director||Rosa Alvarado|
|Admissions Associate||Marie Colon|
|Total Sports Offered||9 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketball, Cross Country,
Tennis, Track and Field,
- School Location Miles Grades Students
San FranciscoGrades: 9-12 | 243 students
3625 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110
San FranciscoGrades: 9-12 | 1466 students
2001 37th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94116
San FranciscoGrades: 9-12 | 1270 students
1055 Ellis St
San Francisco, CA 94109
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