Our Lady Of Mercy Catholic High School

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  • 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.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded2000

Student Body

Total Students344 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
65%
State avg.: 25%
Students by GradeOur Lady Of Mercy Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size22 students
Number of AP Courses18 courses
Advanced CoursesAmerican History, Art, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Economics, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, French, Government, Physics, Spanish, Statistics, World History

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$11,700
% on Financial Aid
70%
Acceptance Rate
60%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorCynthia Launay-Fallasse

Sports

Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.19 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Academic Quiz Bowl, AMA Choir, 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, Science Olympiad, SPARK Literary & Art Magazine, 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,
Science Olympiad,
SPARK Literary & Art Magazine,
Student Government,

School Notes

  • 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.
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