Middle School Philosophy

The Mercy Middle School Program offers students an academic experience, rich in tradition and rooted in faith.  We develop the whole child in a supportive environment with a variety of extracurricular activities and programs unique to Mercy.

Middle School Course of Study

Students are required to take Theology, English, Social Studies, Math, Science and PE each year.  In addition, sixth graders take an "Electives Exploration" course which introduces them to foreign language choices, library/media skills, and the arts (performing and visual).  Seventh graders take one semester each of health and technology, while eighth graders take one semester each of theater and art.  All seventh and eighth graders take a full year of music, and Foreign Language (Language Other Than English/LOTE).