Our Lady Of Mercy Catholic High School

  • 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 thecomprehensive formation of the whole child.
  • Our graduates are not only well-equipped for college but aresuccessful in life beyond academia, because they are armed withcharacter, compassion, and confidence. Last year students wereaccepted to MIT, Princeton, Northwestern, GA Tech, Brown, NYU, UGA, SCAD.
  • 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 adiverse student body.
  • Emphasizing "the sacred value and dignity of every humanperson", Our Lady of Mercy fosters the Christian virtue of love andservice to God, family, and neighbor.
  • Our Lady of Mercy offers a demanding college preparatorycurriculum designed to include courses that promote success at thepost secondary level.
  • The schedule is an 8 period schedule.  Class sizes average approximately fiften in number.
  • Computers are readily available and integrated into theacademic disciplines.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.AdvancED
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded2000

Student Body

Total Students260 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
57%
State avg.: 21%
Students by GradeOur Lady Of Mercy Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size15 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 / Jun. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$12,600
Tuition Notes$500 of additional fees for a total of $13,100
Acceptance Rate
70%
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.Club or Organization:
Academic Quiz Bowl, AMA Choir, F.L.A.M.E.- campus ministry, House System, Mercy for Life, Model UN, National Honor Society, Ping Pong, Praise Band, Science Olympiad, SPARK Literary & Art Magazine, Student Government, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Chorus, Dance, Guitar, Orchestra, Visual Arts

School Notes

  • The purpose of Our Lady of Mercy Catholic High School is toprovide the best in Catholic education by enlightening the mind,inspiring the soul, and strengthening the body. We are dedicated tospiritual development, academic excellence, talent exploration, andconsistent discipline to achieve the comprehensive formation of thewhole child. Our graduates are not only well-equipped for collegebut are successful in life beyond academia, because they are armedwith character, compassion, and confidence. Our Lady of Mercy is aCatholic coeducational college preparatory high school guided bythe Archdiocese of Atlanta. We offer a challenging academic andco-curricular program to a diverse student body. Emphasizing "thesacred value and dignity of every human person", Our Lady of Mercyfosters the Christian virtue of love and service to God, family,and neighbor. Our Lady of Mercy offers a demanding collegepreparatory curriculum designed to include courses that promotesuccess at the post secondary level. The schedule is an8periodschedule. Class sizes average approximately twenty innumber. Computers are readily available and integrated into theacademic disciplines.

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