Mission Statement

Mercy High School is a Christ-centered Catholic diocesan college preparatory high school for young women. In the tradition of the Sisters of Mercy and their Foundress, Catherine McAuley, each student is challenged to grow academically, emotionally, socially, aesthetically and spiritually. Each student is encouraged to recognize the abilities and strengths that will enable her to achieve her potential. The Mercy charism inspires students to respect the dignity of others and to provide leadership and service that foster community, understanding and compassion in local and global environments. Mercy is committed to providing a challenging educational experience in a safe and nurturing environment. The school responds to individual needs and provides students with the technological and social skills needed in the 21st Century.

Mercy News and Announcements

How Mercy High School’s Robotics Team Is Empowering Young Women in STEM and Beyond

October 10th 2019

If you were to believe movies, television shows and YA literature, then you might think students at an all girls private school are more focused on friendship bracelets, nail-painting and…

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NDCCW Award Scholarships to Mercy Freshwomen

October 2nd 2019

Two incoming Mercy High School freshmen were each presented a scholarship by the Norwich Diocesan Council of Catholic Women(NDCCW). (See pg. 25)

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From the Office of the President

September 24th 2019

In order to address a potential health hazard being posed by the Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) disease

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Join us for our 2019 Open House 

for transfer students and middle school aged girls and families
Sunday, November 3 at 1:00 pm 


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