Discover Mercy Registration

5th, 6th and 7th grade girls and parents are invited to join us for Discover Mercy!

  • Saturday, March 21, 2020, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Activities, Food, and Fun!!! The School Store will be open from 11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
  • Registration Deadline:  March 18th, 2020

Schedule of the Day      

  • 8:45  –  9:00 Pick up Activity Schedule - Foyer
  • 9:00  –  9:30 Prayer & Opening - Gymnasium
  • 9:35 – 10:35 Activity Session 1 
  • 10:40 – 11:40 Activity Session 2
  • 11:45 – 12:15 Lunch in the Cafeteria
  • 12:20 – 1:00   Closing Comments & Performance

Student Activities

  • Beginner’s Yoga - Practicing yoga is beneficial to mind, body and spirit. Join Certified Yoga Instructor, Grace Higgins, Mercy Class of 2020, to learn more about this meditative exercise. Wear comfortable clothes. Mats will be provided. Namaste. 

  • Chemistry of Tie-Dyeing & Simple DNA – Begin with basic instruction in tie-dyeing and then create your own design on a T-shirt. You will take home your custom-made T-shirt. Additionally, with the Strawberry DNA experiment, you'll extract, isolate, and observe the DNA of a strawberry in a matter of minutes. It sounds impossible, but thanks to the special characteristics of strawberries, it's actually possible and very simple! 

  • Creative Writing - Explore language and word play in this seminar geared toward aspiring writers and avid readers.  

  • Mad about Math - The first place finishing Mercy Math Team invites you to join them for problem solving, playing games, and getting to know your fellow math-lovers! Donuts will be provided.

  • Mercy Dance Team – Get moving with Mercy’s Dance team and learn their hip hop routine! Please wear comfortable clothes.

  • French Cuisine – Paris is the city of light and full of cultural icons and art!  Participate in an interactive workshop and enjoy French cuisine, music and French language. 

  • Choir Workshop – Meet the members of the Mercy Choir and participate in learning a song from the Mercy/Xavier Musical Mama Mia. 

  • Theater Arts Workshop - Join us for this fun interactive theater workshop which will include theater games, improvisation and scene study and having fun connecting with each other through theater!

  • Field Hockey Clinic – Learn the basics of this fast-paced sport.  Equipment will be provided.  Please wear sneakers.   

  • Introduction to Italian – Explore conversational Italian and learn about the Italian culture, popular music and participate in a hands-on activity.   Ciao!

  • Mini Mock Trial – Serve as jurors on a case and discover how members of Mercy’s Mock Trial Team prepare for a case.

  • Card MakingPart of being a Mercy Girl is giving service to others! Have fun with current Mercy Students making cards to send to the members of the United States Military who are deployed overseas.  Create handmade cards of encouragement to show your support!  


Parent Activities

During the time your daughter is enjoying Discover Mercy Day, you are invited to visit us as well! You will have the opportunity to participate in your choice of the following sessions:

  • Admissions Process & Questions for the Administration, School Guidance Department Personnel & Students
  • Alumnae Panel
  • Parent-to-Parent – Current Parents Answer your Questions 
  • School Tour – Join Mercy Students on a Guided Tour of the Campus
  • Pre-registration for parental sessions is not necessary.  

The School Store will be open from 11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.!

If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Mary-Clare Wamester, Director of Admissions at 860-346-6659 x115 or

(for use during program in case of an emergency)

Number of parents joining us for lunch 

Number of Students @ $25.00 each (price includes registration, t-shirt and lunch)

Student Information

Please select 4 activities in order of preference. Space is limited in each section, so register early. Students will be attending two activity sessions and every effort will be made to honor their top two choices.

Student 2 Information

Student 3 Information

Student 4 Information

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Total cost: $25.00