Mercy High School

3250 19th Avenue,
San Francisco, CA, 94132-0941
Tel: (415)584-5929
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 Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Programs Supported yes
Year Founded 1952

Student Body

Total Students 400 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 60%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Mercy High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 25 students
Number of AP Courses 15 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(skirt or pants, sweater or sweatshirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 6 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $15,750
Tuition Notes Tuition assistance available International tuition $18,750
% on Financial Aid 40%
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,500
Acceptance Rate 60%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Michelle Ferrari
Admissions Associate Marie Colon

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is San Francisco Waldorf High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lakeside Presbyterian Center For Children (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Voice Of Pentecost Academy (0.6 miles away)
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  • San Francisco Lakeside Presbyterian Center For Children
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Presbyterian)
    201 Eucalyptus Dr
    San Francisco , CA , 94132
    (415)564-5044
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Presbyterian)
    0.2  mi  |  98  students  |  Gr.  K
  • San Francisco
    St. Stephen School
    (Roman Catholic)
    401 Eucalyptus Dr
    San Francisco , CA , 94132
    (415)664-8331
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.2  mi  |  320  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • San Francisco
    West Portal Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    200 Sloat Boulevard
    San Francisco , CA , 94132
    (415)665-6330
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.5  mi  |  506  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • San Francisco
    San Francisco Waldorf High School
    Waldorf School (Nonsectarians)
    470 West Portal Ave.
    San Francisco , CA , 94127
    (431)431-2736
    Waldorf School (Nonsectarians)
    0.6  mi  |  152  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • San Francisco
    Voice Of Pentecost Academy
    (Pentecostal)
    1970 Ocean Ave
    San Francisco , CA , 94127
    (415)334-0105
    (Pentecostal)
    0.6  mi  |  110  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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