Where Mercy Girls Become Women of Mercy

Art Students Create Google Doodles

Mercy art students have entered the 2016 Doodle 4 Google contest, and created doodles that tell the world “What I see for the future.” Various materials were used and like all Google Doodles, each doodle must incorporate the letters G-o-o-g-l-e. One national winner will receive a $30,000 college scholarship.

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#GivingTuesday

Mercy High School joins thousands of nonprofits on Tuesday, November 29 for #GivingTuesday. This is a national campaign where organizations throughout the country encourage a day of giving.  As you are getting your deals on Black Friday and searching online for bargains on Cyber Monday, don’t forger November 29…

Six Sisters Succeeding on Their Own Journeys

The six Dunn sisters are all Women of Mercy. Their journeys span decades, they are as different as night and day, but all have at least one thing in common—their love of Mercy High School and the impact the institution has had on their lives. All of them acknowledge…

Monarch Parents Club’s Third Annual Trivia Night

Mercy High School’s Monarch Parents Club will host its third annual Trivia Night at the school’s Catherine McAuley Athletic Center on Saturday, January 14, 2017. The event begins at 6:15 p.m. with social hour and dinner and is followed by trivia rounds beginning at 7:15 p.m.   Only teams of…

Molded by Mercy

Teacher, health care advocate, clinician, cancer specialist, and active alumna— all these words and phrases might describe Kelly K. Nystrom ’86. Kelly is an Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Creighton University. She has been in that role for 16 years.

At Mercy Kelly participated in a number of activities…

Soccer Receives Academic Honor

Mercy High School’s Soccer Team is the only Omaha area high school soccer team to earn the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Team Academic Award for exemplary performance in the classroom as a team during the 2015-16 academic year. A total of 389 soccer teams (138 boys,…

34 Inducted Into National Honor Society

Thirty-four students–seven seniors and twenty-seven juniors– were inducted into Mercy High School’s McAuley Chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS) on Tuesday, Nov. 8.

Students were selected based on four key criteria

Scholarship (a cumulative grade point of 3.5 or higher);
Service (30 hours of service in the last 18…

Nautical Nocturne

Mercy’s annual Spirit Week will be celebrated November 14-November 18. This year’s theme is Nautical Nocturne and will include dress-up days, contests, cruise games, scavenger hunts, class dances, hallway decorating, a soup competition and much more. A complete schedule of the week’s activities are available here. A Nocturne Dance will…

During Hard Times She Comes Back to Mercy

Mckayla Roberts ‘15 is studying Medical Molecular Biology with a double minor in Psychology and Biochemistry at Oral Roberts, while running track and field.

The Christian university has challenged Roberts in academic ways but has also helped her continue to be able to compete.

“It is extremely tough being a student…

Memorial Mass Crowd Remembers

Close to 200 alumnae, family, friends, faculty and staff attended Memorial Mass on Saturday, November 5. Presiding at the event was Fr. Steve Ryan, S, J. More than 172 names were added to the Memorial Wall reflecting those who had been memorialized from October 1, 2015 through September 30,…