Mercy High School

Tel: (860)346-6659

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students 654 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Mercy High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size 21 students
Number of AP Courses 13 courses
Average SAT score 1064
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $10,350
% on Financial Aid
30%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,500
Acceptance Rate
91%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Diane Santostefano

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Diving, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryDiving,
Field HockeyGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWinter Track,
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milford
     Lauralton Hall
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 469 students
    29.1 miles
    200 High St
    Milford, CT 06460
    (203)877-2786
    29.19-12
    469
  • Hamden
    Sacred Heart Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12
    17.5 miles
    265 Benham St
    Hamden, CT 06514
    (203)288-2309
    17.59-12
    n/a
  • Bristol
    Grades: 9-12 | 439 students
    16.9 miles
    1001 Stafford Ave
    Bristol, CT 06010
    (860)584-0911
    16.99-12
    439
  • Neosho
    Grades: 9-12 | 33 students
    816.1 miles
    112 Hale Rd
    Neosho, WI 53059
    (920)625-3995
    816.19-12
    33
  • Greenwich
    Sacred Heart Greenwich
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-12 | 731 students
    61.7 miles
    1177 King Street
    Greenwich, CT 06831
    (203)532-3534
    61.7NS-12
    731

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
May 25, 2017
The admissions essay is an important part of your child's admissions profile. Noodle Pros essay expert Kate Fisher offers some valuable tips about writing the admissions essay.
May 25, 2017
When you apply for a position at a private school, you need to use a slightly different approach than you would use if you were applying for a sales job somewhere.
May 25, 2017
Myths, urban legends and just plain misinformation abound concerning private schools. We shed some light on the facts you may not have known.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Connecticut is $13,412 for elementary schools and $31,413 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Connecticut is 71% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).