- 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 Membership(s)School Assoc.||Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||400 students|
|Student Body Type||All-girls|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 43%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||28 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||20 students|
|Number of AP Courses||15 courses|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal
(skirt or pants, sweater or sweatshirt)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Dec. 4 / rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$16,975|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition assistance available International tuition $22,000|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Admissions Director||Rosa Alvarado|
|Admissions Associate||Marie Colon|
|Total Sports Offered||9 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketball, Cross Country,
Tennis, Track and Field,
- School Location Miles Grades Students
San FranciscoGrades: 9-12 | 243 students
3625 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110
San FranciscoGrades: 9-12 | 1466 students
2001 37th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94116
San FranciscoGrades: 9-12 | 1270 students
1055 Ellis St
San Francisco, CA 94109
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