Mercy High School serves 498 students in grades 9-12, is a member of the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA) and the Other religious school association(s).
The student:teacher of Mercy High School is 14:1 and the school's religious affiliation is Catholic.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CT School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 498 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,350
  • Acceptance rate: 91%
  • Average class size: 21 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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Mercy High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Connecticut for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Year Founded
1963

Student Body

Total Students
498 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
22%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade
Mercy High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
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

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

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

Sports

Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CT School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 498 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,350
  • Acceptance rate: 91%
  • Average class size: 21 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Connecticut is $23,447 for elementary schools and $41,841 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Connecticut is 68% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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