The Gospel values of compassionate presence, justice, service, and concern for the dignity of all persons, which are the charism of Catherine McAuley, are the foundation of our school and of a moral, enlightened society.
The goal of education is to develop and nurture the whole person: intellectually, emotionally, physically, socially, and spiritually.
Students can learn and become competent and compassionate adults in a nurturing community atmosphere that provides positive role models.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 441 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $21,950
  • Application Deadline: Oct. 10 / Aug. 1
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
441 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade
Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Number of AP Courses
10 courses
List of Courses Offered
Average SAT score
1230
Average ACT score
28
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
School Uniform

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Oct. 10 / Aug. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
plus $450 in fees
Average Financial Aid Grant
$6,000
Admissions Director
Kimberly Dunphy Scott '84
Admissions Associate
Mrs. Angela Siegel Lawlor '07

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
24 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Art Club, Girls with Guitars, Glee Club and Chorale, GMA TV, Gwynedd Ambassadors, Latin Club, Ministry and Service, Mock Trail, Orchestra, Peer Advisory League (PAL), Photography Club, Respect Life, Science Club, Student Council

Club or Organization:
Diversity Club, Environmental Club, Girls Who Code, Investment Club, L.E.A.D., Monarch Media Productions (Yearbook, Newspaper, Magazine, Social Media), Sign Language Club, Speech and Debate Team, Women Empowerment

Arts and Music Programs:
Musical Theatre Production

School Notes

  • The Gospel values of compassionate presence, justice, service, and concern for the dignity of all persons, which are the charism of Catherine McAuley, are the foundation of our school and of a moral, enlightened society. The goal of education is to develop and nurture the whole person: intellectually, emotionally, physically, socially, and spiritually. Students can learn and become competent and compassionate adults in a nurturing community atmosphere that provides positive role models.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School cost?

Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School's tuition is approximately $21,950 for private students.

What sports does Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School offer?

Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School offers 14 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Diving, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball and Winter Track. Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for most sports offered.

What is Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School's ranking?

Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for: Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees, Largest student body, Most sports offered, Most extracurriculars offered and Oldest founding date.

When is the application deadline for Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School?

The application deadline for Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School is Oct. 10 / Aug. 1.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 441 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $21,950
  • Application Deadline: Oct. 10 / Aug. 1
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Montgomery County, PA is $20,503 for elementary schools and $25,788 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Montgomery County, PA is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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