Grades: 9 - 12 | 383 students
The purpose of Our Lady of Mercy Catholic High School is to provide the best in Catholic education by enlightening the mind, inspiring the soul, and strengthening the body.
We are dedicated to spiritual development, academic excellence, talent exploration, and consistent discipline to achieve the comprehensive formation of the whole child.
Our graduates are not only well-equipped for college but are successful in life beyond academia, because they are armed with character, compassion, and confidence.
Our Lady of Mercy is a Catholic coeducational college preparatory high school guided by the Archdiocese of Atlanta.
We offer a challenging academic and co-curricular program to a diverse student body.
Emphasizing "the sacred value and dignity of every human person", Our Lady of Mercy fosters the Christian virtue of love and service to God, family, and neighbor.
Our Lady of Mercy offers a demanding college preparatory curriculum designed to include courses that promote success at the post secondary level.
The schedule is an 8 period schedule.
Class sizes average approximately twenty in number.
Computers are readily available and integrated into the academic disciplines.
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades 9 - 12|
|Total Students||383 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||65%
State avg.: 24%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||31 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||70%|
|Average Class Size||22 students|
|Number of AP Courses||12 courses|
|Advanced Courses||American History, Art, Calculus, Chemistry, Economics, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, French, Government, Physics, Statistics, World History,|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Feb. 1|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$11,500|
|% on Financial Aid||70%|
|Admissions Director||Cynthia Launay-Fallasse|
|Admissions Associate||Lisa Shupenus|
|Total Sports Offered||14 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseball, Basketball,
Cheering, Cross Country,
Tennis, Track and Field,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||19 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||AMA Choir, Academic Quiz Bowl, Band, Chorus, Dance, F.L.A.M.E.- campus ministry, Guitar, House System, Mercy for Life, Model UN, National Honor Society, Orchestra, Ping Pong, Praise Band, SPARK Literary & Art Magazine, Science Olympiad, Student Government, Visual Arts, Yearbook AMA Choir, Band, Chorus, Dance, Guitar, House System, Mercy for Life, Model UN, Orchestra, Ping Pong, Praise Band, Visual Arts, Yearbook, Academic Quiz Bowl,
F.L.A.M.E.- campus ministry,
National Honor Society,
SPARK Literary & Art Magazine,
- School Location Miles Grades Students
FayettevilleGrades: PK-12 | 141 students
106 Commerce St
Fayetteville, GA 30214
AtlantaGrades: K | 14 students
6755 Old National Hwy
Atlanta, GA 30349
RiverdaleGrades: PK-6 | 208 students
8009 Carlton Road
Riverdale, GA 30296
FairburnGrades: K-2 | 30 students
3620 Jonesboro Rd
Fairburn, GA 30213
AtlantaGrades: PK-1 | 26 students
2755 Flat Shoals Road
Atlanta, GA 30349
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