Mount Mercy Academy

88 Red Jacket Pkwy,
Buffalo, NY, 14220-0142
     Tel: (716)825-8796
Grades: 9 - 12 | 258 students
Mount Mercy Academy is a distinctly Catholic secondary school for young women sponsored by the Buffalo Regional Community of the Sisters of Mercy and dedicated to carrying out its educational mission in the spirit of Catherine McAuley.
Rooted in the message of Jesus, the board of trustees, faculty and staff, supported by families, alumnae and friends, seek to maintain a nurturing atmosphere where Mercy students are called to be women of faith, knowledge, integrity and compassion.
Reflected in the way the Mercy community demonstrates concern for one another, through their dedication and professional competence, they endeavor to impart the hallmarks of Mercy education: dedication to Christian values, academic excellence, leadership, commitment to service, and family in partnership.
Education at Mount Mercy is seen within the context of the whole person.
Emphasis is placed on creating challenging opportunities for growth in spirit, mind and body.
As true bearers of mercy and members of the global community, Mercy strives to educate its students to proclaim justice; to accept and respect diversity of all people; and to respond to the needs of others and to all of creation with compassion.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 258 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 13%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Mount Mercy Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bishop Timon-st Jude High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ambrose Catholic Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Bonaventure School (1.1 miles away)
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  • BuffaloBishop Timon-st Jude High School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    601 Mckinley Pkwy
    BuffaloNY14220
    (716)826-3610
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.4 mi | 262 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BuffaloAmbrose Catholic Academy
      (Roman Catholic)
    260 Okell St
    BuffaloNY14220
    (716)824-6360
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.7 mi | 228 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • BuffaloTrinity Catholic Academy
      (Roman Catholic)
    16 Hayden St
    BuffaloNY14210
    (716)822-4546
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.8 mi | 198 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • BuffaloNotre Dame Academy
      (Roman Catholic)
    1125 Abbott Rd
    BuffaloNY14220
    (716)824-0726
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.8 mi | 344 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • BuffaloSt. Bonaventure School
      (Roman Catholic)
    2784 Seneca Street
    BuffaloNY14224
    (716)822-7260
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.1 mi | 127 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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