About Us

Who We Are....What We're About!


Mercy Charism Core Values

                    • Compassionate Presence
                    • Justice
                    • Service
                    • Hospitality
                    • Concern for the Dignity of All Persons


How is MPS different from other local schools?

          • Erie's only co-educational Catholic high school
          • Northwest Pennsylvania's ONLY International Baccalaureate program
          • Opportunity to take college credit classes or pursue a subject in greater depth at Mercyhurst College, adjacent to MPS
          • Students have the opportunity to complete their senior year at Mercyhurst Preparatory School and their freshman year at Mercyhurst College simultaneously.
          • Mercyhurst Seminary/Preparatory School was founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1926.
          • Some colleges our graduates are currently attending:
            Notre Dame, Cornell University, University of Chicago, Brown, Columbia, Dartmouth, Vassar, College of William & Mary, Georgetown, Case Western, Harvard, U.S. Naval Academy, University of Michigan, Boston College, Rochester Institute of Technology and Villanova University
          • ONLY international competitive high school crew team in area
          • 7.25 acre campus