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Leading the Way, Through Mercy.

1884

Year Merion Mercy was founded

$24M

in college merit scholarships earned this year

16

Average class size

95

Different feeder schools form our diverse community

72

Clubs, organizations and teams to join

51

Electives

80%

Teachers with advanced degrees

100%

College acceptance

371

Merion girls

27%

Students of color

5,000+

Alumnae

We believe every student has the power to make a real difference. Through our Catholic faith, Mercy spirit and inclusive sisterhood, we instill Merion girls with the confidence, compassion and global vision needed to thrive as leaders of passion and purpose.

Welcoming & Inclusive

When you arrive at Merion Mercy, you enter not just a school, but a community that is inclusive, positive, and authentic. Enjoy a nurturing culture of support while forging your own path. 

Confidence & Curiosity

For more than 135 years, we’ve been following the vision of Sisters of Mercy Foundress, Catherine McAuley, to empower girls through educational excellence and spiritual growth.

Compassion & Grace

We believe there’s undeniable power in kindness, and live the core values of Mercy every day. Our graduates do more than make their mark in the world—they change it for the better.

Discovery & Determination

We guide every student through a meaningful path of self-discovery, helping her determine her interests and capabilities, explore her passions, and expand her comfort zone.

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