- Our Lady of Mercy High School is the largest all-women's Catholic secondary school in the Rochester, New York area.
- Established in 1928, by the Sisters of Mercy of Rochester, and accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and the University of the State of New York, Mercy's goal is to foster spiritual, personal and social growth as well as intellectual development in its students.
- Young women at Mercy are encouraged to become independent, to acquire a broad vision and to heighten their concern for all persons.
- Mercy High School's mission is to bring together young women from diverse ethnic, racial and economic situations.
- Beginning in grade seven and continuing through grade twelve, our young women are given an education designed to emphasize the positive roles of women in today's society.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades 7-12|
|Total Students||703 students|
|Student Body Type||All-girls|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 29%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||59 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$7,550|
|Tuition Notes||Mercy High School works with families to make a Mercy education possible. In 2007, more than $600,000 was given to families in financial assistance.|
|Admissions Director||Mary Elizabeth McCahill|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
RochesterGrades: 7-12 | 418 students
125 Kings Hwy S
Rochester, NY 14617
RochesterGrades: PK-6 | 292 students
1001 Lake Ave
Rochester, NY 14613
RochesterGrades: NS-12 | 404 students
519 Allens Creek Road
Rochester, NY 14618
RochesterGrades: 6-12 | 781 students
1127 Dewey Ave
Rochester, NY 14613
RochesterGrades: K-12 | 265 students
332 Spencerport Rd
Rochester, NY 14606