6th & 7th Graders - Mercy High School

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6th & 7th Graders

Start to get to know Mercy. We have many fun and informative events planned and would love for you to be a part of them!

7th Grade Visiting Days

We would like to invite your daughter to our campus for an in person visiting day!*  She’ll get to see classes, learn about the admissions process, and meet some of our students, faculty, and staff members. Our visiting days are a great way to check out all there is to love about Mercy!

Registration will open Spring 2023. 

*Activities are subject to modification/rescheduling due to external circumstances. If circumstances change, we will be in contact with registered families with the options available to them.


A Magical Summer- All Grade Levels

A Magical Summer is open to rising 6th-9th grade girls

Campers will be coached and instructed by Mercy faculty and coaches, area professionals, and Mercy Girl athletes and artists. This is a great opportunity for your daughter to see what it’s like to be a student-athlete and artist at Mercy!

Registration will open Spring 2023. 



Open House

Mercy's Open House will be held October 22, 2022 from 10:00am to 2:00pm

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Parents- Visit Mercy! 

We invite the families of 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students to join us for "Magic Moments", an admissions information session, each month during the fall and winter*. Spend some time at Mercy and learn about our signature programs, academic opportunities, and admissions processes. Take a tour of our campus with a member of the admissions team and have all of your questions answered.

*There will also be a Magic Moments Session in the Spring of 2023 open only to 7th Graders

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In Person and Virtual High School Fairs- All grade levels

Hosted by different middle schools, these high school fairs are sponsored by the Archdiocese of Baltimore and are open to ALL perspective students wanting to know about Mercy! The sessions provide a glimpse into the admissions process, highlight signature programs, and share information regarding scholarships, financial aid, transportation, and much more! 

In-person high school fairs are also offered according to the following schedule:

Wednesday, September 14, 2022, at Loch Raven Technical Academy, Towson 
Monday, September 19, 2022 at St. Joseph School, Fullerton
Monday, September 19, 2022 at St. James Academy, Monkton 
Tuesday, September 20, 2022 at Immaculate Conception School, Towson
Wednesday, September 21, 2022 at Resurrection-St. Paul School, Ellicott City
Thursday, September 22, 2022 at St. Mark School, Catonsville
Monday, September 26, 2022 at Cardinal Shehan School, Northeast Baltimore
Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at Monsignor Slade School, Glen Burnie
Wednesday, September 28, 2022 at School of the Incarnation, Gambrills
Thursday, September 29, 2022 at Sacred Heart School, Glyndon
Tuesday, October 4, 2022 at St. Margaret Middle School, Bel Air
Wednesday, October 5, 2022 at St. Ursula School, Parkville
Thursday, October 6, 2022 at Calvert School, Baltimore
Tuesday, October 11, 2022 at Saint Paul's Lutheran, Glen Burnie 
Thursday, October 13, 2022 at Harford Day School, Bel Air

In-person fairs begin at 6:00pm, with an open portion where schools meet and greet with families.




Frequently Asked Questions


Mercy offers 9 signature programs! 

If you have a special interest in law, science, medicine, technology, performing arts (dance, vocal, instrumental, theater), visual arts, or athletics, or if you just want to really stretch yourself academically, Mercy has unique opportunities for you. 

The Law and Social Action, Women in Medicine, Sister Agnese Neumann Scholars, Women in Technology, Project Lead the Way Biomedical Science, Visual Art, and Dance programs require supplemental applications for admission, which can be found online.

You can find in depth information about our special programs here!

Mercy has over 12 sports teams: 

FALL

  • Cross Country
  • Field Hockey (Varsity)
  • Soccer (Varsity)
  • Soccer (JV)
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball (Varsity)
  • Volleyball (JV)

WINTER

  • Basketball (Varsity)
  • Basketball (JV) 
  • Cheer Team (Varsity)
  • Indoor Track

SPRING

  • Golf
  • Lacrosse (Varsity)
  • Outdoor Track
  • Softball (Varsity)


All sports require try-outs, but there are various opportunities for new players. From freshman only teams to over the summer camps, you'll definitely be able to try something new! 

The arts have always been an important part of student life at Mercy High School. Students are encouraged to explore their creative gifts and share their talents in Visual Arts, Creative Writing, Dance, Music and Theatre Arts. Home to The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Auditorium, Mercy’s facilities allow unparalleled opportunities for our Mercy Girls. Our facility includes a newly renovated dance studio, a scene shop, a choir room, and a beautiful, 660-seat auditorium, complete with state-of-the-art sound and lighting. Our facility allows our Mercy Girls to explore their creativity, imagine possibilities, discover their passion, and explore their artistic strengths. To learn more about our offerings, check out the video below!


Mercy has over 25 different clubs and activities! The best part? If we don't have a club you're interested in, you can start your own! 

From anime and environmental, to social justice society and ethics, you can find all our clubs listed here. 

Mercy has multiple leadership opportunities.  Each year level at Mercy has a team of Class Officers and/or Steering Committee members elected by the students to represent them and plan class-wide activities. The degree to which students are expected to assume leadership increases as they move through each year level. We also offer Student Council, and all students are welcome to sit in on the meetings- elected or not!