Mercy High School Admissions E-Newsletter
October 24, 2017
Open House

Discover what it means to be a Mercy girl at the Fall Open House this Sunday, October 29, 2017 from 1:00pm - 3:30pm. 6th, 7th and 8th grade students can tour Mercy and experience what it means to be a part of the Mercy tradition!

Mercy Alumnae and their families are invited to an early open house legacy tour from 12:30pm - 1:00pm. Arrive at the Chapel entrance. General Open House tours will begin at the Gymnasium/Auditorium entrance.

Open House Info
Spend a Day at Mercy

7th and 8th grade students are invited to spend one school day at Mercy. Take a tour and see the amazing campus, attend classes, meet students and teachers, enjoy a complimentary lunch, and experience life at Mercy.

To schedule a shadow visit day, please submit the online Shadow a Student Day Request form at least 3 days in advance.

Please note that space is limited each day and visits must be scheduled through a parent. Shadow Days will run October 3 - December 14 for first semester. There will be no shadows on Wednesdays.

Shadow a Student Day Request Form
High School Placement Test

Eighth grade students interested in attending Mercy must take the High School Placement Test. Cost of the HSPT is $40.

All students must register online to take the HSPT. Students have through the Thursday before each test to register or make changes online.  

Saturday, November 18, 2017
8:00am - 11:00am
(7:45am check-in)
Saturday, December 2, 2017
(Please contact the Admissions Office and register on this day if you have an accommodation plan.)
8:00am - 11:00am
(7:45am check-in)

Application Information

Class of 2022 prospective students will need to complete the Metro Detroit Catholic High School Freshman Application and submit to Mercy by December 15th.

If you are applying to Mercy High School ONLY, please use this link:

If you are applying to multiple schools in the AOD, please use link below for the common application that will be submitted to each selected school:

Feel free to contact the Admissions Office at or 248-476-2484 if you have any questions with the application process.

Robotics STEM Workshop

RoboGirls at Mercy High School
Saturday, December 9, 2017
9:00am - 3:30pm
Cost $25

RoboGirls is a robotics event hosted by Mercy High School, FIRST Team 1481, The Riveters, and ZF (formerly TRW). This fun-filled day will let 6th, 7th and 8th grade girls from MetroDetroit learn principles of robotics and compete for prizes.

Learn about STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) by building and competing with your own robot. Learn how to plan an engineering project. Build a functioning robot. Program it to run by itself, test and adjust your design to make it fast and accurate.

No special robotics knowledge is required for your student to have a rewarding and fun experience. Everything the students need to know will be taught and coached. Mentors will be on hand to support the competitors including professional engineers from ZF, Ford, GM, and Chrysler, computer scientists, members of the Mercy High School Robotics Team (The Riveters) and Members of FIRST in Michigan.

RoboGirls Info and Online Registration
Passport to France

Saturday, February 24, 2018
Cost $30

All 7th and 8th grade girls are invited to come to Mercy for the ultimate French immersion experience! You will learn basic French vocabulary and conversation and learn about regional French cuisine, customs, music and art.

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