Where Mercy Girls Become Women of Mercy

Tickets on Sale for The Wizard of Oz

Follow the yellow brick road, discover Dorothy’s red ruby slippers, and join the Scarecrow, Tin Man and the Cowardly Lion on a musical journey to Oz when Mercy High School presents The Wizard of Oz.  The show, sure to be a sell-out, includes a large cast of more than…

Three Students Depict McAuley’s Life

Three Mercy seniors received the honor of depicting Mother Catherine McAuley in this year’s Mercy Day 2016 Play. The production featured a history lesson on the life of Catherine McAuley, foundress of the Sisters of Mercy, told from the three charisms she practiced—faith, knowledge and service. These also are…

Food Sale Benefits Negotiated Tuition

Looking for some scrumptious food and to support a great cause? Each fall Mercy has a food sale to help fund the Negotiated Tuition Program. Annually 82% of Mercy families receive more than $1.6 million in tuition assistance.

The kickoff for this important fundraiser is Thursday, September 22. Red Wheel…

Trying Uncomfortable Things

She didn’t really want to go to Mercy High School but now she admits “Mercy was the best school I could have gone to during my high school years.” That is the reflection of Physical Therapist Emily Gentleman Crowe ’06 who has already told her husband if they have…

Mercy Day Celebration Set

Mercy High School will celebrate Mercy Day a day early this year on September 23. The annual event celebrates the day that the foundress of the Sisters of Mercy, Mother Catherine McAuley, opened her house on Baggot Street in Dublin. The house provided education, social services and religious support…

Mercy Senior Named National Merit Semifinalist

Mercy High School senior, Lynden Hoge, has been named a Semifinalist by the National Merit Scholarship Cooperation from a nationwide pool of 1.5 million entrants across the country taking the PSAT/NMSQT test. In September about 16,000, or approximately a third of the 50,000 students with the highest scores, are…

Musical Features Large Cast Including Elementary Students

Mercy High School’s fall musical, The Wizard of Oz, will feature 45 high school students and 30 elementary school students from 11 schools as cast members. The show also includes more than 30 backstage workers. In fact, close to 19% of the school body is involved with this production….

International Diversity Grows

Diversity is a hallmark at Mercy High School and this year is no different. The international dimension of the school has increased with the addition of three juniors from China. The girls are from areas near Shanghai and they came to Mercy as a result of family and friends…

Alumnae, Educator Named to Mercy Board

The Sisters of Mercy West, Midwest Community has appointed two women to the Board of Trustees of Mercy High School.   Mercy is a sponsored institution of the community. New Board members are alumna and retired attorney Jane Green Alseth ’65 and Rebecca T. Murdock, Dean of the College of…