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Our Lady of Mercy High School

Our Lady of Mercy High School is an all-female private Catholic traditional school for students in grades 7 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban

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Our Lady of Mercy High School is the largest all-women's Catholic secondary school in the Rochester, New York area. Established in 1928, by the Sisters of Mercy of Rochester, and accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and the University of the State of New York, Mercy's goal is to foster spiritual, personal and social growth as well as intellectual development in its students. Young women at Mercy are encouraged to become independent, to acquire a broad vision and to heighten their concern for all persons. Mercy High School's mission is to bring together young women from diverse ethnic, racial and economic situations. Beginning in grade seven and continuing through grade twelve, our young women are given an education designed to emphasize the positive roles of women in today's society. Our Lady of Mercy High School is the largest all-women's Catholic secondary school in the Rochester, New York area. Established in 1928, by the Sisters of Mercy of Rochester, and accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and the University of the State of New York, Mercy's goal is to foster spiritual, personal and social growth as well as intellectual development in its students. Young women at Mercy are encouraged to become independent, to acquire a broad vision and to heighten their concern for all persons. Mercy High School's mission is to bring together young women from diverse ethnic, racial and economic situations. Beginning in grade seven and continuing through grade twelve, our young women are given an education designed to emphasize the positive roles of women in today's society.

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Admissions
Phone
  (585) 288-7120
Email
  [email protected]

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 693
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
7 55
8 83
9 121
10 145
11 146
12 143

Our Lady of Mercy High School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Our Lady of Mercy High School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 12 : 1
Gender 100% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 85%
Multi-racial 0%
Hispanic/Latino 2%
Black or African American 8%
Asian 5%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

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