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

Mercy's Melina Ford seeking perfection in net

September 14th 2021

There are plenty of team goals for Mercy goalkeeper Melina Ford to have as girls soccer teams return to a normal 16-game regular season schedule and a full postseason. As…

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Impressive teachers join Mercy faculty

September 13th 2021

A new school year is underway at Mercy High School in Middletown, a parochial girls school attended by approximately 400 students from nearly 50 towns across the state, with new…

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Message from Mercy president Alissa DeJonge

July 15th 2021

Dear Friends of Mercy, I’m sure you have seen or heard media coverage about the bankruptcy and reorganization filing by the Diocese of Norwich under Chapter 11 of the U.S.…

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