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Our Lady of Mercy Academy

Our Lady of Mercy Academy is an all-female private Catholic traditional school for students in grades 9 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban

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Overview

Our Lady of Mercy Academy says

Founded in 1928 as a Catholic College preparatory school for young women, Our Lady of Mercy Academy is dedicated to providing a comprehensive education permeated with the charism of Catherine McAuley, foundress of the Sisters of Mercy. In response to the challenge of the Gospel, the faculty and staff of our Lady of Mercy Academy work to educate students in a holistic fashion within a compassionate environment of reverence for one another and for the world. Each student is challenged to develop her God-given gifts thus empowering the young woman to become an authentic witness of Mercy in the global community of the 21st century. The philosophy of Our Lady of Mercy Academy is based on the Churchs threefold mission: to impart the message of Jesus, to advance the building of Christian community, and to bear witness to the Gospel message.

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Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (516) 921-1047

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 523
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 136
10 134
11 116
12 137

Our Lady of Mercy Academy'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 Academy's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 12 : 1
Gender 100% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 86%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 1%
Hispanic/Latino 10%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

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