Amerigo Maryland, Mercy High School

1300 East Northern Parkway
Baltimore, MD 21239
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Amerigo Maryland, Mercy High School Photo #1 - Mercy High School is a Blue Ribbon all-girls school with rigorous academics, vibrant extracurricular activities and rich traditions.
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Amerigo Maryland, Mercy High School Photo #1 - Mercy High School is a Blue Ribbon all-girls school with rigorous academics, vibrant extracurricular activities and rich traditions.
Amerigo Maryland, Mercy High School Photo #2 - Students at Amerigo Maryland have access to 31 AP and Honors classes in subjects ranging from Computer Science to World Cultures.
Amerigo Maryland, Mercy High School Photo #3 - Mercy High School features advanced STEM partnerships with Mercy Medical Center and Project Lead the Way, where students can gain hands-on experience in a variety of career fields.
Amerigo Maryland, Mercy High School Photo #4 - Mercy High School has a nationally-known arts program, with the option for students to study music, dance, theater or visual arts.
Amerigo Maryland, Mercy High School Photo #5 - Students at Amerigo Maryland have access to a gymnasium, two playing fields for soccer and lacrosse, locker rooms, a softball diamond and an outdoor track.
Amerigo Maryland, Mercy High School Photo #6 - Mercy High School's unique Women in Medicine Program allows students with an interest in health and medicine to work directly with health professionals to broaden their knowledge and prepare for a career in the field.
Amerigo Maryland, Mercy High School Photo #7 - Students at Mercy High School take part in a 1:1 iPad program, where every student uses an iPad in the classroom.
Amerigo Maryland, Mercy High School Photo #8 - Recent graduates of Mercy High School have gone on to attend top-tier universities and colleges, including Yale University, Cornell University, Johns Hopkins University and New York University.
Amerigo Maryland, Mercy High School Photo #9 - Mercy High School's unique four-year Visual Arts Program prepares students with a serious interest in art to develop their artistic skills and create a varied portfolio.
Amerigo Maryland, Mercy High School Photo #10 - Students at Amerigo Maryland can participate in one of Mercy High School's 13 sports teams.
  • Amerigo Maryland offers rigorous college preparatory academics that are enhanced with fine arts, athletics and extracurricular programs.

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Definition of Terms 
2018 School Data
Amerigo Maryland,Boarding School Avg.
School FocusCollege PrepCollege Preparatory
Grades Offered9-129-12
School TypeAll-girlsCo-ed
Religious AffiliationCatholicNon-denominational
Campus Size26 acres104 acres

Student Body

Enrollment300 students315 students
% Students Boarding
5%
67%
Average SAT Scoren/a* National Avg. »View
Offers Post-Grad YearNoNo

Academics and Faculty

Saturday ClassesNoNo
Classroom Dress CodeFormalCasual
Average Class Size22 students12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio1:121:7
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered3117
ESL Courses OfferedYesYes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
45%
70%
Summer Program OfferedYesYes

Finances

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$66,950
(Includes tuition and student fees)
$54,800
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
n/a$30,000
Merit Scholarships OfferedYesNo

Admission

Application DeadlineNone / RollingJan. 15
SSAT RequiredNoYes
Director of AdmissionsRaj Patel

Course Listings

List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses

AP / Advanced Courses

# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered3117
CoursesAlgebra I, Algebra II, American Government and Politics, Biology, Biology, Biology II, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science and Principles, English I, English II, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, French III, French IV, French V, Introduction to Physics, Music Theory, Physics, Plane Geometry, Pre-Calculus, Psychology, Spanish I, Spanish II, Spanish III, Spanish IV, Spanish V, Statistics, Topics in Technology, Topics in Technology, Topics in Technology, Topics in Technology, U.S. History, U.S. History I: Federalism to Reconstruction, U.S. History II: Industrialization to the Present, World Cultures

Sports

# Interscholastic Sports Offered1015
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Track, Volleyball

College Matriculation

Year: 10 Most Popular College Choices  (# Enrolled)
Link to Matriculation Data

School Notes

  • Rigorous academics, vibrant extracurricular activities and rich traditions are highlights of the Mercy High School experience. Located on 26 wooded acres in Baltimore, Mercy High School is an all-girls school developing intelligent, well-spoken young women who are ready to bring their own unique voices to the global community. Outstanding faculty provide a challenging learning environment that includes 29 AP and Honors classes, unrivaled fine arts program, and advanced STEM partnerships with Mercy Medical Center and Project Lead the Way. Students can fulfill their academic, athletic or artistic talents through a variety of extracurricular activities and participation in mentor and internship opportunities. Mercy Girls blossom as student leaders to become thoughtful, confident and knowledgeable individuals prepared for college, the workplace and beyond. 
  • At Amerigo Maryland, you'll experience a co-ed residential environment with students from around the world and take advantage of countless opportunities for immersion in American culture. Anchored in a safe, secure residential neighborhood located just minutes from the Mercy High School campus, students live at the Amerigo Maryland Residential Campus and have access to all of the amenities of home with 24/7 on-site support from Residential life personnel. 

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