Mercy Academy

5801 Fegenbush Ln,
Louisville, KY, 40228-0402
     Tel: (502)671-2010
Grades: 9 - 12 | 600 students
Mercy Academy helps each student nourish her faith and strengthen her Christian values.
Our goal is for each student to become a woman of mercy, beautifully expressed in the mercy creed as a woman rooted in the values of Jesus; a woman well educated and self-disciplined; a woman enriched by diversity and tolerant of differences; a woman compassionate and generous; and a woman able to lead and willing to serve; who graciously shares these Mercy values with others.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Yes
Year Founded 1885

Student Body

Total Students 600 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 4%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Mercy Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average ACT score 23

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,650
Admissions Director Heather Blazis

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballBowling,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceField Hockey,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Victory Christian Academy (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nur Islamic School Of Louisville (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Nur Islamic School Of Louisville (0.8 miles away)
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    LouisvilleKY40218
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