APPLE DISTINGUISHED SCHOOL
We are pleased to be recognized as an Apple Distinguished School for 2022-2025 for our innovative use of technology in service of our Mercy mission and core values.
2022 COLLEGE BOARD NATIONAL AFRICAN AMERICAN RECOGNITION AWARD
Congratulations to Joie Blakey '24 and Daria Smith '24 who were selected for the 2022-23 College Board National African American Recognition Program because of their remarkable academic achievements and outstanding performance on the PSAT/NMSQT.
2022 COLLEGE BOARD NATIONAL HISPANIC RECOGNITION AWARD
Congratulations to Elena Garza '24 who was selected for the 2022-23 College Board National Hispanic Recognition Program because of her remarkable academic achievements and outstanding performance on the PSAT/NMSQT.
2022 AP SCHOLARS
Leadership. Service. Character. Excellence.
We are proud to present the Honors Convocation Slideshows for the Senior Graduates Class of 2022 and Freshwomen, Sophomores and Juniors. We honor, recognize and congratulate our outstanding Mercy students for an extraordinary 2021-22 school year! You make Mercy shine and are women who make a difference!
God Bless the Class of 2022 and special congratulations to these honorees:
- Valedictorian Julia Rea
- Salutatorian Anna Rimatzki
- Sr. Emily George Award Grace O'Dea
- Heart of Mercy Award Riley Condon
- Garn Griffin Award Madeline Basa & Kendall Spivey
- Nancy Malinowsk Athletics Award Sarah Cunningham
- Teacher of the Year Jill Herold
- Staff Retiree Vicky Kowalski
2022 MERCY TEACHER OF THE YEAR
The Mercy 2022 Teacher of the Year is Mrs. Jill Herold, English Department. "Mrs. Herold taught me to love writing and reading books, to notice the beauty in words and what words have to offer, not only to the world, but also to us as young woman individuals."
2022 VALEDICTORIAN & SALUTATORIAN FINALISTS
2022 LATIN TEACHER AWARD
2022 Glenn M. Knudsvig Award for Outstanding Latin Teaching in Michigan Secondary Schools
The Department is proud to announce the 2022 recipient of the Glenn M. Knudsvig Award for Outstanding Latin Teaching in Michigan Secondary Schools is Mrs. Lauren Marquard.
2022 AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF TEACHERS OF FRENCH AWARDS
We are pleased to announce that Abigail Fush '22 is the recipient of a 2022 American Association of Teachers of French Excellence in French Award and Riley Condon '22 is the recipient of a 2022 American Association of Teachers of French Outstanding Senior in French Award. These awards are given on the basis of academic excellence and an exceptional commitment to the study of French.
MERCY HIGH SCHOOL EARNS COLLEGE BOARD AP® COMPUTER SCIENCE FEMALE DIVERSITY AWARD
Mercy High School Farmington Hills, MI has earned the College Board AP® Computer Science Female Diversity Award for achieving high female representation in AP Computer Science Principles. Schools honored with the AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award have expanded girls’ access in AP Computer Science courses.
Out of the 20,000 institutions that offer AP courses, 1,119 achieved either 50% or higher female representation in one of the two AP computer science courses or a percentage of the female computer science examinees meeting or exceeding that of the school’s female population during the 2019-2020 school year. That’s nearly 37% more than the 818 schools recognized last year. In 2020, [School Name] was one of 831 recognized in the category of AP Computer Science Principles.