Please bookmark these dates for 2021-22
We have many opportunities for you to visit and connect with us. Here are some of the upcoming events and programs we have planned.
For Eighth Grade Students and Families
We encouraged families who are interested in Merion to join us at Open House on Sunday, October 3, 2021. There were two sessions from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m and 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. There was also an optional Mass held in our school gym at 12:00 p.m. If you were unable to attend, there are other opportunities for you to visit Merion.
Scholarship and Entrance Exam
The High School Placement Test (HSPT) is offered on Saturday, October 9, 2021 and the make-up test is Sunday, October 10, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Click here to register for the Scholarship & Entrance Exam
(note that test registration and application is all on one form). Due to high interest, an additional test date has been added on Tuesday, October 12, from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
to register for this date.
8th Grade Visit Days
If you are a current eighth grader and would like to spend the day visiting Merion, please click here to register
. Visitation days begin on October 5, 2021 and will be offered on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays through December.
Meet Merion Monday
We invite parents to join us for Meet Merion Monday on November 8 or December 6 and take a closer look at our school. This morning experience allows parents/caregivers to meet teachers, students, and staff, tour classes while in-session, and hear more about what makes a Merion Mercy education so special. Click here to register for Meet Merion Monday.
Personal tours are also available. Please contact the Admissions Office at email@example.com to schedule.
For Seventh Grade Students and Families
We encourage you to visit us at our Open House on Sunday, October 3, 2021. There will be two sessions offered: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. There will also be an optional Mass held in our school gym beginning at 12:00 p.m. Click Here to Register for the Open House
7th Grade Practice Test (HSPT)
Merion Mercy's Practice High School Placement Test (HSPT) is scheduled for Saturday, February 26, 2022. Please check the website in January for online registration.
7th Grade Spring Visit Days
We look forward to welcoming seventh graders to our campus for a visit in the Spring of 2022. The visit day will include discussions with current Merion students and faculty, a school tour, and presentations on Merion's academic, co-curricular, and summer programs. Please check the website in March for more information.
Summer Academy for Pre-Eighth Grade Students
This girls-only program is designed as an exciting academic enrichment and leadership experience for students entering grade 8. The Summer Academy helps students begin the transition from their elementary school environment to a single sex, college preparatory high school. The program is designed with classes each day that focus on pre-algebra skills, language arts, which emphasizes writing, grammar, and literature, and a Skills for Success class, which covers topics such as organizational skills, time management, goal setting, public speaking, and test taking strategies. Time is dedicated to an overview of the math and verbal skills needed for the High School Placement Test; a preparation book is included in the price of the class. The Summer Academy is a great way for girls to meet each other. Fun activities and events will be a part of each day’s schedule! Coming summer 2022, please check in January for more information.
High School Placement Test Prep Boot Camp Open to Girls and Boys entering 8th Grade
This course is designed to reinforce skills and introduce strategies for the High School Placement Test. An HSPT preparation book is included in the price of the class. Coming summer 2022, please check in January for more information.
For Sixth Grade Students and Families
We would love to welcome prospective students and their families to our Open House on Sunday, October 3, 2021. There will be two sessions offered: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m and 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. There will also be an optional Mass held in our school gym beginning at 12:00 p.m. Click Here to Register for the Open House
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