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Due to county restrictions, Mercy is currently utilizing our Distance Learning platform - an exceptional program used when health and safety concerns prevent us from gathering on campus. We provide a rigorous and engaging academic learning experience through a digital platform with no gap in curriculum. All Admissions event will be held virtually through the 2020-2021 school year. Please join us! Learn More

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade unavailable
  3. Teachers
    grade B
  4. College Prep
    grade A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A minus
  6. Sports
    grade B

About

Applying

Application Deadline
January 4
Application Fee
$800
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
HSPT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$24,155
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
35%
Average Financial Aid
No data available  
From Mercy High School, Burlingame

Mercy High School, Burlingame is a Catholic, all-girls school where rigorous education is driven by faith, values, and care for the whole student. Set in the historic Kohl Mansion, Mercy nurtures a strong community where students are known and encouraged as individuals, and challenged to understand and pursue their purpose.

We approach learning with care and thoughtfulness, where our small class sizes give girls direct and focused attention. Through inclusive academic and extracurricular programs, Mercy students experience the value of sisterhood and tradition, and are instilled with a lifelong love of learning.

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Mercy High School, Burlingame Rankings

Niche ranks nearly 100,000 schools and districts based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1170
85 responses
Average ACT
26
23 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
87%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 15 responses
Poll
73%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 15 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 28 responses
  • Mercy Week
    39%
  • Kairos
    21%
  • Formal/prom
    18%
  • Pep rallies
    7%
  • Spirit Week
    7%
  • Homecoming
    4%
  • Ropes Course Freshmen Year
    4%

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Students

Diversity
grade unavailable
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
425
69%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 16 responses
69%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 16 responses
63%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 16 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
12:1
National
17:1
Poll
70%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 20 responses
Poll
90%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 20 responses
Poll
60%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 20 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
High
Boys Athletic Participation
No data available  
93%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 14 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 14 responses
57%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 14 responses

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D+
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$128,447
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$2,210
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$1,901,900
National
$217,500

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