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Goemaere '13 Signs with Reinhardt
Senior Russell Goemaere has signed to play tennis at Reinhardt University. He is the first Mercy tennis player to sign to play in college. During his tenure as...
Griffith '13 Signs with Morehouse
Senior Christian Griffith will continue his baseball career and education at Morehouse College where he received both an athletic and academic scholarship. At Baccalaureate, Christian was named as...
Girls Track & Field Wins State Title!
The Lady Bobcats Track & Field team has been crowned the 2013 Class A STATE CHAMPIONS! This is the 3rd state title for the girls track program at Our Lady of Mercy. Placing at...
MK Schmitz signs with LaGrange College
Senior Setter, Mary Katherine Schmitz, signs letter of intent to play volleyball for the Panthers at LaGrange College. After setting numerous records for Mercy Volleyball, Schmitz is excited to play...
Zenteno '14 Grabs All-Star Soccer Game Selection
Mercy Varsity Soccer Junior Jesus Zenteno was selected by Columbus State University to play in the 3rd Annual Southwest Georgia High School All Star Game. Congratulations!...
Mercy Soccer Moves on to Elite Eight!
Mercy Boys Soccer recorded a hard fought 4-1 win over Savannah Country Day at home on Wednesday afternoon in the State Tournament round of 16.
Led by two goals from Sophomore Minh Bui and goals...
Boys Track Finishes 4th at State Meet
The Mercy Boys Track team finished 4th overall this weekend at the State Track Meet in Jefferson, Georgia.Top finishers were:Christian Coleman - 1st Long Jump,...
Coleman Takes Long Jump Title at State Meet
Mercy junior Christian Coleman is the newly crowned state champion in the long jump. He competed alongside Mercy sophomore Jervon Kyles, who earned a 6th place finish, yesterday at the State...
Fine Arts Banquet Tuesday, May 7th 5-7pm
The Fine Arts Banquet is a night when we recognize outstanding students from all of the fine arts classes. If you were in a drama, dance, music, or art class at any time this year, you are...
Advanced Placement Exams begin Monday, May 6
AP (Advanced Placement) exams begin on May 6th. For the full schedule: http://www.mercycatholic.org/upload/Guidance/APExamDates2013.pdf
Students are to report 10 - 15 minutes before their...
Rachelle Brown '13 named State Finalist in 'Doodle 4 Google' Competition
Rachelle Brown '13 competed with over 130,000 artists and was one of only 250 selected from the state of Georgia.
This is a major accomplishment. You may view her winning artwork here....
TONIGHT! Spring Concert - April 26th @ 6:30pm
Join us for the Spring Concert on Friday, April 26th at 6:30 PM which will highlight the talents of students in music and dance....
Region Tennis Tournament starts Tuesday, April 16
Both the OLM Varsity Boys and Varsity Girls Tennis teams will travel to compete in the Region 5 Tournament which starts tomorrow, Tuesday, April 16th at Blackburn Tennis Center. The boys made the...
Kick Start the Heart 5K & Fun Run THIS SATURDAY
Join us for the "Kick Start the Heart" 5K race and 1 mile Fun Run at Our Lady of Mercy this Saturday, April 20thIt's not too late to register! Only $15 (includes a shirt). You can register the...
The 2013 Car Raffle Winner is...
Congratulations to Ann Consolino, winner of Our Lady of Mercy Catholic High School’s car raffle! Ann won a brand new 2013 Ford Focus from Gene Evans Ford in Union City. This...
Archbishop Gregory urges GRACE participation
Watch Archbishop Gregory's recent video about GRACE, the remaining funds, and how you can help:http://youtu.be/Nkeirxucr2UFor more information on GRACE, please visit www.gracescholars....
"The King And I" opens to rave reviews
Mercy's production of "The King And I" opened last night to rave reviews!From Mrs. DeMello: "This is one of the best shows Mercy has ever produced!!!!!!"From Mrs. Shaw: "The show is...
Pre-Registration Process for 2013-2014 Classes
Please visit this website for details and important dates regarding pre-registration for classes for the 2013-2014 school year:http://www.mercycatholic.org/Pre-Registration2013...
Baseball Game today moved to Landmark at 5 PM
Due to field conditions, today's (March 20th) varsity baseball game vs. Landmark at 5 PM has been moved to Landmark Christian School. ...
Test Drive a Ford fundraiser at Mercy this Saturday
Mercy has teamed up with Gene Evans Ford of Union City for the "Drive One 4UR School" program. On Saturday, March 16th from 10 AM - 3 PM, we need people to come out to the Mercy Parking...
Get Your Green On Dance is this Saturday Night!
Join us for our annual St. Patrick's Day party at OLM! Mercy's Get Your Green On Dance (GYGO) is a fun evening full of great food, dancing, and fellowship for our community. Come out and join us for...
JV Baseball Opens Season with Win
The JV baseball team opened their season with a 5-3 win over Riverdale last night, holding off the Raiders big 7th inning rally and getting the final bases loaded out with a popup to second base....
Students to Participate in Model UN Conference
The Kennesaw State University Model United Nations Conference is scheduled to take place next Monday and Tuesday, March 4th and 5th. This conference is a simulation of United...
Varsity Baseball Still Perfect
Congratulations to the Varsity Baseball team who improved to a 4-0 start with a 7-6 home win last night over Mt. Zion. The team will travel to Temple today to take on the Tigers at 5:30. GO...
Baseball Improves to 3-0
The Mercy baseball team traveled to New Manchester to take on the Jaguars Monday afternoon. The temperature was cold and the wind was fierce, but the boys battled the elements to secure a...
JV Girls and Boys Soccer Matches POSTPONED
Both of the home JV soccer matches today have been postponed due to weather. The new date is TBD.
JV Baseball Game (2/26) POSTPONED
Due to basketball state playoffs involving Greenforest Christian, the JV baseball game schedule for Tuesday(2/26) will be postponed until a later date. ...
Girls Tennis Wins Home Opener
The Mercy Girls Varsity Tennis Team played a solid match against region opponent Mt. Vernon resulting in the team's first win 3-2. Great wins by Jenny Bui, and the doubles teams of...
Baseball Pictures - Wednesday Feb 27th
Junior Varsity and Varsity baseball players need to bring their uniforms to school on Wednesday February 27th for pictures. Pictures will be taken after school either before or during practice....
Varsity Girls and Boys soccer matches CANCELLED for today 2/19
Today’s spccer match cancellation with Langston Hughes will be made up on Wednesday, Feb. 27th at the same times 5:30 and 7:30 PM, for girls and boys respectively....
Bobcats Baseball Win Home Opener
The Mercy Baseball team scored 11 runs in the first inning of 2013 to erase a 1-0 deficit and cruise to victory over visiting New Manchester. Austin Loper (1-0) recorded the win and Matthew...
Car Raffle - Only 5 weeks left!
Car Raffle Update:If you have any ticket payments and stubs, please turn them in to Mrs. Consolino in the front office as soon as possible. Also, if you have tickets that you will not be able to...
Students Honored for Fall Achievement
Each semester, students are recognized for their academic achievement the previous semester. Excellence Honors students are students who earned a semester average of 96 or higher....
JV & Varsity girls soccer games CANCELLED
Spring Preview TONIGHT,Tuesday, Feb. 5th
Join us for our Spring Preview (mini open house) event on Tuesday, February 5th from 4 - 6 PM. Prospective students and families are invited to take a campus tour, learn about our academic and...
Christian Outreach travels to 1st Archdiocesan Justice & Peace Exposition!
The Christian Outreach class is excited to participate in the first Archdiocesan Justice & Peace Expositionat the Chancery in Smyrna! The trip is open to any students who wish to learn more...
All Spring Sports Practices & 9th Grade Boys Basketball Game CANCELLED
All spring sports practices are cancelled for today. This includes: baseball, soccer, tennis, and track. Also, the 9th grade boys basketball game at Paideia has been cancelled.
Valentine's Cabaret to benefit Fine Arts - Fri, Feb. 1st
Support Our Lady of Mercy's fine arts department on Friday, February 1st at 7 PM in the cafeteria, for our annual fundraiser, The Valentine's Cabaret, Off-Broadway. Our fine arts students...
College Rep Visit - Date Change
Winston-Salem State University has had to change their OLM College visit scheduled for tomorrow January 25th. The rescheduled date is Wednesday, January 30th at 10:25 AM....
Celebrating the Legacy of a Hometown Hero
Mrs. Katherine Savage, our music director, and select musicians from our chorus and band added to the...
ALUMNI BASKETBALL NIGHT - Friday, January 4th
Calling all Mercy Alumni: Join us for ALUMNI NIGHT at the basketball home games!! All alumni are welcome back to OLM for the home basketball games on Friday, January 4, 2013. Girls Varsity tips...
Lady Bobcat Basketball Claims 3rd in Local Tourney
Congratulations to the Girls Varsity Basketball Team and their third place finish in the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Christmas Basketball Tournament held at Strong Rock Christian School from...
Participate in the Mercy Annual Fund
Participate in the 2012-2013 Mercy Annual FundMercy families, alumni, faculty, friends and supporters are encouraged to support our school and students through financial gifts to the Annual Fund....
AMA Choir Advent Prayer Service - TONIGHT - 12/20 at 6:30 PM
Celebrate the reason for the season!All are invited to the AMA Choir Advent Prayer service Thursday, Dec. 20th from 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM in the OLM Chapel. Current and alumni AMA choir members...
Sports Conditioning over Christmas break
Sports conditioning over Christmas break:Wed, December 26Fri, December 28 Wed, January 2, 2013Fri, January 4, 2013Time: 9 AM - 11 AM each dayLocation: Please report to the...
Coca-Cola Fundraiser until Dec. 17
The Basketball teams are participating in a Coca-Cola products sale fundraiser. Products for sale include:20 oz. Coke classic, Diet Coke, Coke Zero, Sprite, Fanta, Mr. Pibb, Mellow Yellow12 oz. Coke...
Mercy Teacher Jennifer Cawley's Artwork Currently on Exhibit
Jennifer Cawley is not only Mercy's Fine Arts Department chair and art teacher, she is also a working artist whose latest works are on exhibit at the Emily Amy Gallery in downtown Atlanta....
Swim Team with Top 10 Finishers at Clayton Invitational
The Mercy Swim Team competed at the Clayton County December Invitational and placed 11th out of 25 schools last weekend. Our "Top Ten" finishers were:
For the men’s team, Danny Dwyer got 1st...
Final Exam Schedule next week
Fall 2012 Final Exam Schedule Tuesday, December 18 ...
Last Scrip Gift Card Order before Christmas due 12/12
Dear Mercy Community,
Last week's order was a great success! "Thank you" to all who placed orders! This week's SCRIP Order will be the FINAL ORDER BEFORE THE CHRISTMAS...
Bobcats make 2012 All Region Football Team
Congratulations to the following Bobcats who made the 2012 All Region Football Team!:Chauncey Laboo - Coaches Award Rashard Fant - Special Team Player of the Year Matthew Frank - Offensive...
Christmas Shop tonight at OLM Arts & Crafts Show!
Mercy is hosting an Arts & Crafts Show tonight, Wednesday, December 5th from 4 PM - 8:30 PM in the cafeteria and lobby. Come out to do some early Christmas shopping while supporting our...
Professional Black & White photos of your student available for purchase
The remaining professional black & white photos taken of all of our students that were sold the night of the Gala will be sold tonight at the Arts & Crafts fair at OLM.Each photo is $20....
Mercy's First High Q Team Emerges Victorious
Tennis Conditioning starts Monday, Dec. 3rd
Conditioning for Tennis will begin on Monday, December 3rd from 3:45 - 4:30 PM. Conditioning will be held every Monday and Thursday. All students interested in trying out for the team are...
Spring Musical Auditions TODAY, Wednesday, Nov. 28th!
The Spring Musical is The King and I and auditions will be held in the Auditorium on Wednesday, November 28th from 3:15pm until 6pm.
There will be a sign-up sheet on Mrs. Hamilton's door beginning...
Boys Basketball Opens Season With a Win
The varsity boys basketball team opened the season with a convincing win over AIS. It was a good start to the season considering the football players on the team had only one practice to get...
Cheer on the Bobcats at the Football Playoff Game this Friday, 11/23
The Bobcats take on ELCA this Friday, November 23rd in the first round of the GHSA Class A Football Playoffs. This is only the 2nd time in school history that the football team has made the playoffs....
Use the Replay It app for Droid, iPhone
Our Lady of Mercy's Yearbook staff is happy to announce an exciting new way for students and parents to be involved in creating this year's book. Replay It is a free app you can download to your...
Governor's Honors Nominees Announced
Mercy has nominated 4 students to the state level interviews for the Georgia Governor’s Honors Program.
The Governor’s Honors Program, known as GHP, is a residential summer...
Mercy to host Arts & Crafts Fair for the Holidays on Dec. 5
Mercy is hosting an Arts & Craft Show on Wednesday, December 5th from 4 PM - 8:30...
Swim Team Takes First Place
On Wednesday, the Mercy swim team was in action versus Lovejoy, Forest Park, North Clayton, Charles Drew, and Mt. Zion. The Bobcat swimmers dominated the field and won the meet. Mercy had...
Announcing Replay It!
Our Lady of Mercy's Yearbook is proud to announce an exciting new way for parents & students to be involved with this year's book.
Download the ReplayIt app on any Droid or Iphone to...
New National Honor Society Members Inducted
Congratulations to the following juniors and seniors who were inducted into the National Honor Society yesterday.
Bobcats Earn a Spot in 2012 Football Playoffs
It's been a season of big wins, close losses, and exciting games for the Mercy Bobcats, but all the hard work has paid off. They are in the football playoffs for the second time in Mercy history...
PARENT VOLUNTEERS NEEDED for Basketball Season
Mercy is seeking parent volunteers for the following:
Official varsity basketball clock operator for home games
Backup clock keeper
Backup book keeper
Preference would be for volunteers to...
How to Afford a Catholic Education Seminar this Thursday
This seminar is for prospective families who are applying to OLM. It will be led by Mark Beno, Mercy's Director of Finance and Administrator of Tuition Assistance. The...
Record Number attend Open House last Sunday
Mercy hosted its annual Open House on Sunday, November 11th to a record crowd. The morning started with Mass in the auditorium celebrated by Mercy chaplain, Fr. Jimmy Adams, who talked...
Canned Food & Clothing Drive to Benefit Hurricane Sandy Victims
Mercy for Life is sponsoring a drive to benefit those affected by Hurricane Sandy. Please bring in canned goods and gently used clothing (for all...
Gala 2012: A Great Night for a Great Cause
The school was transformed into an autumn wonderland as Mercy hosted its second annual Gala on Saturday night to a great crowd comprised of current and alumni families, current and former staff and...
Mercy Hosts Annual Open House this Sunday, Nov. 11th
Our Lady of Mercy Catholic High School will hold its annual Open House this Sunday, November 11 from 11 AM – 2 PM. Mass will precede in the auditorium at 10 AM. Prospective high school...
Raville finishes 3rd at State Meet
Junior, John Raville finished 3rd at the Class A State Cross Country Meet in Macon on Saturday.
In a very tough field, Raville completed the course in one of the fastest times in Mercy Cross Country...
Parent volunteers needed for Basketball Season
Parents: We need parent volunteers to run the shot clock for our home basketball games. This is a great way to help OLM and earn your service hours!Please contact Bill Schmitz (ext. 402) if you...
Not too late to buy Gala Tickets!
It's not too late to buy tickets to Mercy's biggest fundraiser of the year! Buy tickets today in the front office or at the door tomorrow night!
OLM Gala 2012: A Bountiful Harvest THIS Saturday,...
Schmitz named to All Star Team
Senior Mary Katherine Schmitz will play in the Georgia Volleyball Coaches Association (GVCA) Senior All Star Match on November 10th at Woodward Academy at 4:45 pm. She will play with the top seniors...
AJC Highlights Coach Earwood's 200th Win
The AJC High School sports website recently features Mercy's very own Head Football Coach Mike Earwood and his 200th win.
Read the full article here. Congratulations Coach!...
National Portfolio Day is Nov. 17th
There will be a National Portfolio Day at the Cobb Galleria on November 17, 2012. Here is...
Girls Cross Country Finishes 3rd in Region
Our Lady of Mercy’s Boys and Girls Cross Country teams competed in their Regional Meet yesterday at home. Leah Banks, medaled, finishing 10th overall. The Girls Cross Country team was led by...
Gala Donations by Monday, 10/22 Earn Free Dress Down Day
The Gala is only TWO WEEKS AWAY on Saturday, November 3rd! Don't wait to buy tickets!We received some great auction items recently including:- 1 week stay at Mountain Lake Cabin in North Carolina -...
Region One Act Play Competition at OLM - Saturday, Oct. 20
Come out and support Our Lady of Mercy drama and tech students at the Region One Act Play Competition this Saturday, Oct.ober 20th. The Mercy Players will perform a shortened version of the...
Varsity Volleyball at North Cobb Christian for 1st Rd of State Tourney
Come out and support the Lady Bobcats Varsity Volleyball team as they compete in the first round of the GHSA State Volleyball Tournament. OLM will face North Cobb Christian at North...
Winter Clothing & Toiletry Drive for the Homeless!
Mercy for Life & Christian Outreach are teaming up to help some of our less fortunate brothers and sisters.
Starting monday, we will be collecting blankets, coats, and winter...
Winter Clothing Drive for the Homeless
Mercy for Life & Christian Outreach are teaming up to help some of our less fortunate brothers and sisters.
Starting today, we are collecting: Blankets, coats, and winter clothes, as...
Fall Play Performances THIS WEEKEND
Please join us for Mercy's Fall Drama production "You Can't Take It With You." OLM students in free, adults are $8 and non-Mercy students are $5. Come out and support the Fine Arts at OLM!
Varsity Volleyball in Area 3 Tournament as 2 seed
After a big win last Thursday over #5 seed in the state Eagle's Landing Christian Academy (ELCA), the Lady Bobccats took over the #2 seed in the Area Tournament.They will open up against Greenforest...
Revised October Cafeteria Menu
Revised October Menu - please note the dates 10/10, 10/15, and 10/17:
Mercy Celebrates the International Day of Peace
Friday, September 21st was the International Day of Peace & Our Lady of Mercy celebrated along with people and countries all over the world!
Each student wrote commitments to building a more...
Tonight's Softball Senior Night Game Cancelled
Lady Bobcats vs. North Clayton called off due to weather conditions....
LAST CHANCE! Senior Formals tomorrow - Tuesday, 9/25
Tomorrow, Tuesday, 9/25 is your LAST CHANCE to get your formal picture taken for the Mercy Yearbook!
Mark Turner, our photographer, will be taking formal pictures during all...
Directions to Friday's football game at Athens Academy
The Fan Bus to the varsity football away game for this Friday has been cancelled due to lack of reserved seats by Wednesday's 2 PM deadline.
But, that can't stop our Bobcat...
Bobcats go 3-0 with Homecoming Game Win
Our Lady of Mercy football team had a stellar 42-14 win Friday night for homecoming against Mt. Pisgah Christian Academy from Roswell. Offensively, the line opened up holes which led to 362 yards...
Alumni Homecoming Events this weekend!
Alumni Homecoming BBQ
This Friday, September 14, 2012
Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Tented area to the right of the Mercy Football Field
Details: All alumni are welcome to bring 1 guest....
Celebrate My Drive at OLM - Saturday, Sept. 15
"Celebrate My Drive" is an event hosted by State Farm to support teens as they get their driver's license and prepare for the road ahead.
This event is FREE to...
Evening Custodian Position Available
Our Lady of Mercy has an employment opportunity for an evening custodian. Must be reliable and with a background consistent with working in a Catholic school. Four hours a night (5...
Both JV & Varsity Football Games this week CANCELLED
Both the JV football game vs. Mt. Pisgah and the Varsity football game vs. SACA are CANCELLED this week due to extenuating circumstances on the opposing teams.The next home football game will be the...
Drumming Up a Win!
Congratulations to our music teacher, Mrs. Savage, for a successful debut of the Mercy Drum Line....
Senior Formals deadline is approaching!
In order to be included in Mercy's yearbook, Seniors must submit a formal picture taken by Mark Turner, and casual picture of their choice.
Seniors MUST be photographed by Wednesday, September...
Homecoming Week 2012: Sept. 10-16
Homecoming 2012 - FAQs Dress Down Day Themes, Spirit Package information and more!Non-Mercy Guest Waiver...
BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT is THIS THURSDAY, 8/30
Back to School Night is this Thursday, 8/30 from 6:30 PM – 8:45 PM. This is a great opportunity to walk a day in your child’s shoes and meet all of his/her teachers....
Calling all Actors
Parent Athletic Meeting POSTPONED
The meeting for all parents that have/will have students participating in sports at OLM has been POSTPONED.The new date for this meeting will be emailed out to all parents and posted on the...
The Mass in celebration of the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary into Heaven was held on Wednesday, August 15. The auditorium was filled to just less than capacity, and...
Varsity softball opener 8/14 CANCELLED
Today's varsity softball game against Banneker is cancelled. The opposing team had issues with the formation of their team. No make up date has been scheduled as of yet. Please check...
Softball Game Cancelled
The softball game with Banneker has been cancelled. We will reschedule at a later date. ...
Varsity Volleyball opens season with win
The Lady Bobcats Varsity Volleyball Team opened up the 2012 season with a win over much improved Gilmer County. The Cats pushed through some nerves and mistakes to secure a 3-0 win. Led by the...
Yearbook Photos Rescheduled
Turner Photo Design will now be taking students' Yearbook pictures on Tuesday, August 21 and Wednesday, August 22 during lunch.
Seniors and Freshmen will be photographed on Tuesday, August 21st....
Welcome Back to School!
Welcome Back to School! Mercy faculty returned to school today refreshed and renewed as they had their first of three pre-planning days.As we head into the new school year, some important dates...
CORRECTION: Monday, August 13 start is 8:45 AM
Please note: On Monday, August 13th, school will start at 8:45 AM.
The start time was incorrectly listed as 7:45 AM on the calendar sent home in the summer packet. On Mondays, (unless otherwise...
Morning Bus Service Information
We are pleased to announce the return of our morning bus routes:
St. Peter Claver Regional...
Online Lunch Account Sign Up
You can now sign up for an online lunch account for your child. Please visit the Cafeteria Services website for instructions on account set up and further details.
School lunch price...
FREE Mercy Youth Cheerleading Clinic - Saturday, July 14
MERCY YOUTH CHEERLEADING OFFERS A FREE CHEER CLINIC for girls ages 5 - 14.Saturday, July 14, 201210 AM to 2 PMLocation: Our Lady of Mercy Catholic High SchoolCLICK HERE FOR CHEER CLINIC...
Summer Tennis Practice Time Change for Wed, July 11 only
For those interested in Summer tennis practice this week: Tennis practice will be from 9 AM – 11 AM , TOMORROW ONLY, Wednesday, July 11th. On Friday, July 13th, we will go back to the...
Summer Packet/Schedule Pick up & Used Uniform Sale - Tomorrow, July 11
Summer Packet & Class Schedule Pick-up will start tomorrow, Wednesday, July 11 from 9 AM - 7 PM in the Mercy Front Office. An email was sent last week with more...
Senior Formal Pic for Yearbook - Walk-In Day is Tuesday, July 10
A message from Turner PhotoDesign: Seniors must have their formal pictures taken by September 1st. Please see below on how you can easily get this done at Turner PhotoDesign.
Lady Bobcats Earn County Soccer Honors
The following Mercy Girls Varsity Soccer team members were recently honored at the county level:Jayla Johnson was named to the All-County Second Team for Fayette County.
Hannah Lecesne, Nahyo...
Girls Softball Camp: July 16 - 19
ONLY 3 DAYS LEFT! Annual Fund deadline is Saturday
Help us reach our goal of 100% family participation and make a gift to the Mercy Annual Fund! All gifts to the 2011-2012 Mercy Annual Fund must be received by the school by...
Two Mercy Seniors Awarded Knights of Columbus Scholarship
The Knights of Columbus Holy Trinity Council 8081 awarded the 2012 Donald B. Martin Memorial Scholarship to rising Mercy seniors Kathryn Sage and Thomas Smilie at the 5:30 pm Mass at Holy Trinity...
Senior Formal Portraits on June 28 & July 10th!
Join Turner PhotoDesign's Email List (OLM's official photographer)
A message from Turner PhotoDesign, Mercy's Official Photographer:
We will be photographing all sports, clubs, class, and event photography for OLM including action shots of sports...
Mercy Cheerleaders Take Top Honors
The Mercy JV & Varsity Cheerleading Teams earned several top honors at the UCA Cheer Camp at Auburn University last week.The Varsity squad won in their division, receiving all blue and...
Coach Bush Named All-County Boys Soccer Coach of the Year
Congrats to Mercy Boys Varsity Soccer Head Coach John Bush on being named 2012 Boys Soccer All-County Coach of the year!
Also, the following players made All-County teams:
Adam Rose –...
Coach Nix named All-County Coach of the Year
Congratulations to Mercy Varsity Baseball Head Coach Kevin Nix on being named the 2012 All-County Baseball Coach of the year!
Also, the following players made All-County teams:
Mercy Youth Cheer & Football Registration - Sunday, June 10th
On-site registration for the Mercy Youth Cheerleading Program and Mercy Youth Football League will take place on the Mercy campus on Sunday, June 10th from 5 - 6 PM in the Bobcat Den (by the...
No Boys Basketball practice tonight (June 4th)
There will be NO boys basketball practice tonight (Monday, June 4th) due to a gym availability issue.
We will practice as scheduled tomorrow night (Tuesday, June 5th 6pm-8pm)...
OLM Alum qualifies for NCAA Track Championships
Megan Malasarte, a 2010 Our Lady of Mercy Catholic High School graduate, will compete in the 800 Meter event at the NCAA Track & Field Championships in June. Malasarte, a track and...
Mercy Basketball announces Summer schedule
Mercy Basketball announces their summer schedule:
May 31st 6pm -8pm
June 4th and 5th 6pm - 8pm
Boys that are enrolled and have an update physical on file are eligible for the open...
Boys Soccer Summer Practice starts June 5
Boys Summer Soccer training will begin June 5th. We will train Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6:00 - 7:30 PM at OLM. Summer training is open to both returning and new Mercy students. However,...
Summer softball practices begin July 12
All enrolled Mercy students interested in playing softball are welcome to join our practices this...
Boys Soccer in Georgia Bulletin Blog
The Mercy Boys Soccer team gets a mention the Georgia Bulletin online blog: The Month of May Is A Sports Bonanzaby Michael Alexander March brings the “Madness” of the NCAA basketball...
Girls' Soccer Players Invited to AllStar Game
Congratulations to Jayla Johnson and Meghan Lowther on being selected to represent Our Lady of Mercy in the 2nd Annual Sowega High School All-Star Soccer Game! The game will be played on the...
Book Buy Back Event - Tuesday, May 22
Follett Virtual Bookstores will be conducting a buyback event at the school. Follett buys back textbooks that will be used again here and at schools across the country to provide money-saving...
Bobcats Earn All-Region Honors
Five Mercy baseball players received recognition by the Region 9A baseball coaches this week. Senior John Keuler repeated as a first team selection and juniors Thomas Smilie and...
Emma Bush '12 featured in Georgia Bulletin
Mercy Senior Relishes Chance To Study AbroadANDREW NELSON, Staff WriterPublished: May 10, 2012
FAYETTEVILLE—While other literature-minded college students may read “The Odyssey,”...
Physical Exams offered for Current & Prospective Students Tomorrow
On Tuesday May 15th, we will be offering physicals at Our Lady of Mercy High School for all students and prospective students.
Cost: $10 Time: We will start at 3:15 pM and hold them until we...
Boys Soccer Advances to Elite 8
The Varsity Boys Soccer Team has advanced to the round of the Elite 8 in the State Soccer Tournament.
OLM will play Aquinas High School in Augusta tomorrow, Friday, May 11th at 6:30 PM for the...
RIDE THE MERCY FAN BUS TO THE SOCCER GAME FRIDAY, MAY 11th!
RIDE THE FAN BUS to watch our Boys Soccer Team take on Aquinas High School in Augusta...
Mercy Girls at State Meet
Morgan McClure and Colleen Kelly represented Mercy at the State Meet this weekend in Albany. Although small in numbers as a team, both girls made quite an impression with their standout performances....
Fine Arts Banquet this Wednesday!
Mercy Track warming up for State
Members of the Track Team qualified for State Meet competition and prepare to compete on the big stage. On the girls side, Junior Morgan McClure will be doubling up as the goes after state...
Mercy Youth Football Sign up - Wed, May 2
Registration for the Mercy Bobcat Youth Football League for boys ages 7 - 14 will take place at Our Lady of Mercy on Wednesday, May 2nd at the Bobcat Den on campus from 6 - 8 PM.For more information...
Baseball Earns 12th Win to end Season
The Bobcats traveled to Temple Friday night to finish the regular season and they did it in style,...
Boys State Soccer Match Set
The Boys Varsity Soccer Team will face Calvary Day School in the Round of 16 of the Class A State Soccer Tournament. The Bobcats, who are coming off a tremendous win against Landmark...
Spring Fine Arts Festival TONIGHT
The Spring Fine Arts Festival highlights each discipline of the fine arts: Band, Chorus, Dance,...
Boys Soccer crowned Area Champions!
The Bobcats Boys Varsity Soccer Team has worked hard and has played consistently well all season. The result? The Bobcats went undefeated in area play leading up to...
Cowan '15 selected for prestigious Leadership Program
Mercy freshman Simone Cowan has been selected as one of only 70 girls from around the world to attend the Girl’s Leadership Worldwide Summer Program at the Eleanor Roosevelt Center in Hyde...
Boys Soccer plays for Area Title tonight
The OLM Varsity Boys Soccer team is on the brink of making Mercy history. They have played well all season and are undefeated in the area. With a win against rival Landmark tonight, Mercy would be...
Class ring orders this Wed, 4/25
Herff-Jones Company will be at OLM on Wednesday, April 25 to take class ring orders during all three lunches and after school until approximately 6pm. Information packets were distributed...
Mercy Track has strong showing at Region
The Mercy Track and Field Team turned in a solid performance at the Region Championships on Thursday, April 19th. The boys team placed 4th overall, while the girls team finished an impressive second...
Vote for Mercy Art Students at Dogwood Festival this weekend
Two of Mercy's students are in the Atlanta High School Art Exhibit at the Dogwood Festival this weekend, April 20-22 at Piedmont Park in Atlanta. Justin Porteous and Sarah Shupenus are up for...
Mercy Baseball Wins Key Region Game
The Bobcats have won their last 4 home games and improve to 10-10 on the year. They currently stand in 4th place in Region9A.Tuesday afternoon, the rains held off just long enough to allow...
Mercy Records Record Win
The Mercy baseball team beat Temple Monday night 3-2 for the school record breaking 9th win. Thomas Smilie pitched a one-hitter and a complete game. John Keuler scored all three runs, reaching base...
OLM Community Yard Sale - Reserve your spot today!
Mercy's Home & School Association (HSA) is hosting the first annual Community Yard Sale on Saturday, May 5th from 8 AM - 2 PM. Anyone can set up to sell that day for a fee of $25 for 2...
Mercy to host 1st Annual Texas Holdem Tournament
It's tournament time! Join us for the Mercy Me! Texas Holdem Tournament at Our Lady of Mercy Catholic High School on Saturday, May 12, 2012 from 7 - 10 PM.The tournament, presented by Casino...
Girls Tennis moves on in Region Tourney
Congratulations to the Girls Tennis Team for defeating ELCA at home yesterday 5-0 and advancing to the semifinal round of the Region Tournament.
The boys played a tough match against First...
Baseball with exciting region win
The Bobcats defeated First Presbyterian on Tuesday in an exciting game, 12-11 in 9 innings. Junior hurler Thomas Smilie earned the win in relief. Offensively, Christian Griffith plated the game...
Varsity Baseball Defeats Forest Park
The Bobcats jumped out to an early 6-1 lead and never trailed from that point on, winning a non-region contest 16-12 over the Panthers. The Mercy pitching staff, weary and worn from the extra...
Admissions Decisions for 2012-2013 to be Emailed
IMPORTANT NOTE regarding 2012-2013 Prospective Student Admissions Decisions:On Saturday, April 7, 2012, the Mercy Admissions Office we will be electronically notifying families via email...
Mercy Photographers Bring Home Awards!
Pace Academy held their Photo Contest Award Ceremony last night and once again, Mercy students won!Please congratulate the following students for their accomplishments:2nd Place - Chantel...
Mercy Baseball, Tennis & Davis college signing in Citizen Sports Weekly
Mercy received several mentions in one of our local sports papers, The Citizen Sports Weekly. Mercy Baseball is on page 6; Bolden Davis' signing to Reinhardt is on page 15; and...
Mercy Baseball Wins a Pair in Chattanooga
The varsity baseball team travelled to Whitwell, Tennessee just north of Chattanooga to play a doubleheader Saturday afternoon, March 31st. This small, Tennessee town is in the Sequatchie...
Mercy Track is Blazin'
Congratulations to the Mercy Track & Field Team on their amazing performances at Wednesday's Fayette County Championships. Outstanding individual performances were turned in by: Morgan McClure...
Mercy Track Blazin'
The Mercy Track and Field team had a great performance at the Fayette County Track and Field Championships on Wednesday, March 28th. Competing against 4A and 5A schools, Mercy entered the...
2012 Car Raffle Winner
The 2012 Mercy Athletic Association Car Raffle winner was announced in front of a full house at the Saturday night performance of Beauty & the Beast. Charlie Simmons from SouthTowne Motors of...
Beauty & the Beast makes OLM History
Our Lady of Mercy’s Drama Club, Mercy Players, produced Disney's Beauty and the Beast over the March 23-25 weekend and received the first ever sold-out show in Mercy Player history! This...
Bill Schmitz named Athletic Director of the Year
Mercy's Athletic Director Bill Schmitz was recently named 2012 Class A Athletic Director of the Year as well as Region 9 Athletic Director of the Year. Coach Schmitz has served Mercy...
Bobcat Baseball Wins 3rd Straight
The Mercy baseball team travelled to Columbus on a beautiful Saturday afternoon to play a Catholic adversary, Pacelli, in a non-region contest. Behind solid pitching from Senior Will Dunphy and...
Chauncey Laboo selected for prestigious Governors Honors Program
Junior Chauncey LaBoo has been selected for the 2012 Governors Honors Program (GHP) in Biology. This is an extremely presitigious honor as 2,900 students were interviewed but only 700...
Beauty & the Beast Opening Night is TONIGHT!
Tonight is opening night for Mercy's production of Disney's Beauty & The Beast! Showtime is at 6:30 PM.
Tickets:$8 per adult$5 per non-Mercy students/senior citizensMercy students - FREEIf...
Lady Bobcat Tennis makes it 2 in a row
The Varsity Girls Tennis Team played another great match yesterday against Strong Rock Christian on the road, earning themselves a region win at 4-1.Jordan Hameen took her match at 8-1...
Car Raffle tickets on sale tonight & tomorrow!
Car raffle tickets will be sold at Friday night's performance and before the start of the Saturday night performance of Beauty & the Beast. Tickets are $25 each or 5 for $100. If you have UNSOLD...
Bobcat Tennis victorious over Landmark
Congratulations to the Bobcats Boys and Girls Tennis teams who defeated their crosstown rival, the Landmark War Eagles, on Tuesday.The Girls won decisively at 4-1 and the Boys pulled...
Beauty & the Beast Pre-Sale
Get your Beauty & the Beast tickets NOW! Beast is our BEST musical to date and you won't want to miss it.
March 22 Preview (by invitation ONLY)March 23 Opening Night - 6:30 PMMarch 24 Saturday...
Tennis match vs. Landmark moved to OLM
Today's varsity tennis match against region opponent Landmark will be played on the OLM courts instead of South Fulton Tennis Center as originally scheduled. Matches start at 3:30 PM. Come out...
Car Raffle Tix still available!
The Mercy Athletic Association Car Raffle tickets are still available! Get your chance to win a brand new Hyundai (car provided by SouthTowne Motors - Newnan).
Tickets are $25 each...
Track Meet at Pisgah Thursday
Mercy will be competing in a recently scheduled track meet at Mt. Pisgah this Thursday, March 22nd at 3:30 PM. Mercy will no longer be participating in the meet at Holy Innocents on Saturday,...
Baseball Earns Region Wins
Mercy's Varsity Baseball Team earned back-to-back region wins against Whitefield Academy and Strong Rock Christian. Last Friday the Bobcats came back from a 3-run deficit to defeat the Patriots...
Admissions Interviews for Prospective Students
Admissions interviews for prospective students for the 2012-2013 school year have been scheduled and will take place on Thursday, March 15th from 4 - 7 PM in the Mercy cafeteria.
A Mercy staff or...
Countdown to Beauty & the Beast!
Mark your calendars for Mercy's most ambitious production yet!
Beauty & the Beast will be performed on Thursday, March 22 (Preview/Invited Dress), Friday, March 23rd and Saturday, March 24th at...
Tennis Match at Home CANCELLED
The home tennis match today vs. First Presbyterian has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for a date later in March. Please check the tennis webpage for the rescheduled date when it has...
Bobcat Youth Football League Sign up - March 15 and April 23
2012 Mercy Youth Football League Two sign-up dates:
Thursday, March 15th - 6:00 - 8:00 PM at OLM
Monday, April 23rd - 6:00 – 8:00 PM at OLM
Junior Justin Porteous receives award for artwork
Justin Porteous has received an Honorable Mention Award from the AHSAE. Only 18 of the 96 artists in the exhibition received this distinction. Over 650 artworks were submitted overall.
As an award...
Tennis falls to Paideia on the road
The Bobcat tennis team went on the road to battle Paideia yesterday. Though the girls lost the overall match 1-4, the no. 1 doubles team of Jenny Bui & Alison Nagaj played an agressive...
Mercy Packages 23,520 Meals with Stop Hunger Now
Mercy students packaged 23,520 meals as a part of a school-wide Stop Hunger Now food packaging day and raised $5,800 for the effort. Thank you to all the donors and sponsors who made this...
Baseball Handed Tough Road Loss
Austin Loper gave up only two earned runs in 6 innings of work for the Bobcats baseball team, but Landmark took advantage of some defensive miscues to win by a final score of 8-3. John Keuler...
Mercy Baseball Travels to Allatoona Monday
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Baseball Game for Saturday, March 3rd is cancelled
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Sarah Shupenus & Justin Porteous Selected for High School Art Exhibit!
Congratulations to Sarah Shupenus '12 and Justin Porteous '13 for being 2 of 96 artists selected for the Atlanta High School Art Exhibition (AHSAE) at The Dogwood Festival in Piedmont Park....
'Beauty & the Beast' Build Day this Saturday, March 3
The OLM Theatre Department will conduct two build days from 9am - 4pm this Saturday, March 3 and on Monday, March 12 (Archbishop's Day Off)
WE NEED PARENT VOLUNTEERS!What you can...
Girls Tennis Wins at North Cobb Christian
Congratulations to the Lady Bobcats Tennis Team who defeated North Cobb Christian last night 4 – 1. Great wins by our singles players who all took their matches in straight sets....
Mercy Baseball Wins Big
The Bobcats traveled to Riverdale to take on the Raiders in a non-region contest and came home with a decisive win Thursday evening. Will Dunphy and John Keuler pitched well with Dunphy getting...
Baseball Double-Header Tomorrow - Time Change
The first home varsity baseball game vs. Pinecrest tomorrow, Saturday, 2/25 has been pushed back from 10:30 aM to 12:30 PM. The Bobcats still plan to play two...
Baseball home opener moved to Pinecrest
All home baseball games scheduled for Saturday, February 25th have been cancelled, however the baseball team will play at Pinecrest at 12:00pm on Saturday....
Fayette Charity Classic to Benefit OLM
Support Mercy by registering for the Fayette Charity Classic 2k/5k/10k event on Saturday, March 17th at 8 AM. OLM is one of the non-profits benefitting from this event. Mercy gets $20 of...
Boys Defeat Mt. Paran on the Road
Congratulations to the Boys Tennis team for defeating Mt. Paran last night by a score of 3-2. This marks the first Boys team win so far this season. Mercy boys No. 1 singles player...
Help Fine Arts and earn service hours!
Both Basketball Teams Move On in Region Tournament
Congratulations to the Boys and Girls Varsity Basketball Teams - both won their first round region tournament games last night.The varsity boys defeated First Presbyterian 76...
Mercy hosts Boys Region Basketball Tournament tonight
Our Lady of Mercy will host 4 games in the first round of the 2012 Region 9-A Basketball Tournament tonight. The OLM Boys Varsity Basketball team will compete tonight at 5:30 PM...
Mercy Parent featured on WSB-TV
Find out how Mercy Parent Carolyn Connor helps a stranger and pays it forward (link to video on wsbtv.com):
College Fair tomorrow
Our Lady of Mercy in partnership with Landmark Christian and Trinity Christian schools, is hosting a College Fair on Saturday, February 11th from 1- 4 PM. College representatives from multiple...
First Valentine's Cabaret a Hit!
Thank you to the AFA (Alliance for the Fine Arts), all of the students who performed and served, and all of those who attended our First Annual Valentine's Cabaret at St. Gabriel's Church last...
Valentine's Cabaret this Friday, Feb. 3
Want to jazz up the Valentine's Day season with some cabaret performances, desserts, and fun for the whole family? Our Lady of Mercy's first annual Valentine’s Cabaret is...
Run for Victory 5K/Fun Run this Saturday, Feb. 4
Our Lady of Victory Catholic School in Tyrone is hosting its Run for Victory 5K and 1 mile run/walk on Saturday, February 4th.There is a group of Mercy students who will be volunteering that morning....
JV Girls Basketball Game on Friday - CANCELLED
The JV Girls Basketball home game on Friday, Feb. 3rd has been cancelled. The Varsity Girls and Varsity Boys games against First Presbyterian will be played as scheduled. ...
Senior Yearbook Recognition Ads - Deadline Extended!
The Yearbook deadline for recognizing your child's accomplishments has been extended to this Friday, February 3rd!
For an additional $20 late fee, you can still purchase an ad...
The Honors Breakfast recognizes the Excellence or Honors academic achievements of students for the Fall 2011 semester....
Respect Life Mass tomorrow
Tomorrow, Thursday, January 19th, we will celebrate our annual Respect Life Mass at 10:15 AM in the auditorium. This is a school-wide Mass and all are welcome.
In addition, students who have...
No JV Girls game on 1/13/12
Strong Rock was unable to field a JV team, so the 1/13/12 JV game slated for 4:00 is cancelled. ...
Pastor & Parish Challenge Tonight
Pastors, priests, and religious from our local Catholic parishes will join us tonight, Friday, Janaury 13th, for a basketball shootout to earn OLM tuition vouchers for their parishioners. The...
Tennis Team Tryouts next week
2012 Tennis Team tryouts will be held on the following days:
Boys - Tuesday, January 17 from 3:30 - 5 PMGirls - Wednesday, January 18 from 3:30 - 5 PM
Students must have the following 3 forms...
Girls Basketball Update - Paideia, Fellowship Christian, Landmark
After a long holiday break the Lady Bobcats were back in action as they traveled to Paideia School last Friday and played their best game of the season only to come up a little short on the...
Landmark to host Bobcats Basketball Tuesday night
The Bobcats Basketball teams will travel to cross-town rival Landmark tomorrow, January 10th. Mercy will be taking students and parents on a Fan Bus to the games. Please contact Coach...
Reunion Brought Back Class of '06
The OLM Class of 2006 was reunited last Friday night. More than 30 members of the 2006 class came back to Mercy to catch up with old friends and their former teachers....
Boys post win at Pickens County Christmas Tournament
The Boy's varsity defeats tournament host Pickens County 60-48 on Tuesday night (27th). Coach Caruso was concerned that after a 14 day lull between games, his team may not be ready to play at full...
Food Donations, Other Items Still Needed
12/20/11 Update from Mr. Tolcher on Christmas Eve Dinner serving the homeless:A week or so ago, we sent out some information regarding an opportunity to feed the VERY needy on Christmas Eve....
Bobcats Make All-County Football Team
Congratulations to the Bobcat Varsity Football Players who made the 2011 All-County Football Team! Read the complete article from the Fayette Daily News online here.1st Team: Adam Rose
Fall 2011 Final Exams
Tuesday, December 20: 8:00 English; 10:00 Theology...
Fall 2011 Final Exams
Monday, December 20: 8:00 Science; 10:00 Social Studies...
Our Lady of Victory hosts 5K Run/Walk
Our Lady of Victory Catholic School, a K-8 school in Tyrone, is hosting a Run for Victory 5K and 1 mile run/walk on Saturday, February 4, 2012. To register for the race and find out how...
Fall 2011 Final Exams
Friday, December 16: 8:00 Math; 10:00 Foreign Language...
Mercy Junior featured in AJC Good News Story
Jala White '13 was featured in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution for her involvement in the Warm & Fuzzy Project to help clothe those in need this winter.Read the full AJC article here.To get...
Catholic Schools Night welcomed OLV, SJE, SPC
Students and families from Our Lady of Victory, St. John the Evangelist, and St. Peter Claver Catholic Schools came out in full force to attend Catholic Schools Night at Mercy's...
Final Exam Schedule
The 2011 Fall Semester Final Exam Schedule is as follows:Friday, Dec....
Lady Bobcats get Second Win in a Row
The Lady Bobcats continued their winning ways as they defeated Hapeville Charter last night 49 - 32 to get their second consecutive win. The girls are currently tied for first place in the...
Deadline for Senior Recognition Ads for Yearbook is today
Attention Senior Parents!
The deadline to receive a discounted rate on Senior Recognition Ads has passed, but it is NOT too late to purchase one. The FINAL deadline to honor your student is today,...
Upcoming Service Opportunities for Students & Parents
Looking for ways to serve others this Christmas season? There are several opportunities to help those in need this month. Please contact Mr. Tolcher for questions or details....
Lady Bobcats Basketball Earns Win
The Lady Bobcats got their first win of the season Saturday night against Tech Charter 60 – 3. Nine varsity players scored in the game, in which the Lady Bobcats had their highest point...
Students & Faculty Volunteer, Run for CdLS 5K
On Saturday, December 3rd, a group of Mercy students, accompanied by faculty members Mr. Hofkes, Ms. O'Neill and Fr. Jimmy, traveled by bus down to Decatur to volunteer for the Cornelia de Lange...
Catholic Schools Night is Saturday, 12/10
OLM invites students and families from Our Lady of Victory, St. John the Evangelist, and St. Peter Claver Catholic Schools to Catholic Schools Night during our home basketball games tomorrow night,...
Only 2 Days Left to Buy Coca-Cola Products
Hurry! Only 2 days left to help raise funds for the OLM Boys & Girls Varsity Basketball Programs by participating in our Coca-Cola Fundraiser. Sales end this Friday, Dec. 9.Order...
Students serve Our Lady of Perpetual Help Home
Nine current OLM students went to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Cancer Home last week to prepare the home for the Christmas holidays. Mrs. DeMello and her daughter - OLM alumni Lani...
All Basketball Games vs Landmark tonight CANCELLED
ALL Boys and Girls JV & Varsity Basketball games against Landmark at home tonight have been cancelled. They will not be rescheduled for a later date. ...
Basketball Home Openers Tonight & Tomorrow
Mercy Bobcat Basketball opens up at home tonight, November 29th, against cross-town rivals Whitewater. The Lady Bobcats Varsity team tips off at 6:00 PM and the Boys Varsity team plays...
Senior Olivia Schmitz named Athlete of the week
Female Athlete of the Week
Olivia Schmitz -- OUR LADY OF MERCY
By Maurice Dixonmdixon@neighbornewspapers.com
Even though her high school volleyball career has ended, Our Lady of...
Nayho Jalajel '14 named to ECNLTeam
Congratulations to sophomore Nahyo Jalajel '14 who was named to the Elite Clubs National League (ECNL) All Events Soccer Team this fall. Nahyo played on the Concorde Fire U15 Girls...
Adam Rose '12 is Male Athlete of the Week
Senior Varsity football player Adam Rose was chosen as the Neighbor Newspapers Male Athlete of the Week. To read the full article, click here....
Schmitz '12 named AVCA Player of the Week
Senior Outside Hitter Olivia Schmitz was named the AVCA (American Volleyball Coaches Association) “Player of the Week” for the week of September 26th. This award is given nationally to...
Three OLM Musicians Chosen for GISA All-Select Orchestra, Chorus
Three talented Mercy musicians were selected to participate in the Georgia Independent School Association's (GISA) All-Select Orchestra and Chorus groups. Adriannea Smith...
Schmitz takes home big prize at GVCA All-Star game
Mercy senior and Lady Bobcats' outside hitter Olivia Schmitz participated in the Georgia Volleyball Coaches Association (GVCA) Senior All-Star Game last Saturday at Blessed Trinity Catholic High...
Craft Show & Fall Fine Arts Fest - Friday, Nov. 18th
On Friday, November 18th at 6:30pm, the Mercy Fine Arts Department will showcase each discipline of art in our annual Fall Fine Arts Festival. This year’s theme,...
Senior Olivia Schmitz receives All Star Volleyball Honors
Lady Bobcat Volleyball senior outside hitter Olivia Schmitz has been selected by the coaches of Georgia as a Senior All Star. Olivia will play in the 2011 Senior All Star Game at...
Senior Adam Rose recognized in AJC Blog
The OLM Varsity Football team rained on Whitefield's senior night parade by defeating the Wolfpack 45 - 0 on Friday night. Senior Adam Rose scored five touchdowns for the...
Mercy Drama wins 2nd place in One Act Competition + more awards!!!
Congratulations to Mrs. Hamilton and Mr. Hutcheson and the cast and crew of The Yellow Boat for winning 2nd place in our region!Additional awards include:Best Cast Members: Bockarie Amara & Tyler...
Junior Proffit wins K of C essay contest
Junior Michael Anthony Proffit was named the winner of the 2011 Public Safety Essay Contest. The contest, sponsored by the Knights of Columbus Tara Council # 6352 in...
Coach Schmitz & Daughters Olivia, Mary Katherine featured in Georgia Bulletin
A Coach Who Balances Multiple Rolesby Michael Alexander, Georgia BulletinIt’s not unheard of for coaches to coach at least one of their children. Marist School’s Mike Trapani coached his...
Deadline for Gala Donations Extended to 10/31
It's not too late to support the Gala & EARN A FREE DRESS DOWN DAY for your child!The deadline for basket items and general donations has been extended to Monday, October 31st at the...
Art II classes visit Serenbe Photography Center
Mrs. Cawley's Art II classes enjoyed a day out at Serenbe Photography Center near Palmetto, GA. The day was spent with four experts in the field of photography.
Students learned how to print a...
Basket Auction Items due Monday Oct. 24th for Gala
SUPPORT the Gala & EARN A FREE DRESS DOWN DAY for your child!
Mercy’s 1st Annual Gala is coming up and we would like to seek your support through donation of items for...
ATTENTION PARENTS: Senior Yearbook Deadlines!
The yearbook staff is missing a significant amount of senior information. If you would like your students to be covered in the senior section of the yearbook, please make sure that all of their...
Homecoming Weekend 2011
Mercy Homecoming 2011 Events:Friday, October 141:45 PM - Powder Puff Game - Junior girls vs. Senior girls6:30 PM - Alumni BBQ (to the right of the football field)7:00 PM - Homecoming Court...
Mercy Volleyball reaches Sweet 16!
The Mercy Volleyball program has reached the "Sweet Sixteen" for the second straight year! The Cats defeated North Oconee 3-1 in the State Tournament. Seniors Olivia Schmitz and Ashlyn Bodkin led the...
Order your Homecoming Dance Pictures Here!
Want to have memories of your Super Nova Homecoming Dance?
Order your picture packages today and bring your payment to the camera at the dance. Please make checks payable to Turner PhotoDesign....
Blood Drive Success
A BIG thanks to the students, parents, and staff members who were able to donate blood during our Red Cross Blood Drive on Tuesday. The final tally was 26 pints donated!Through the process, we...
Volleyball Grabs Area Runner Up
Mercy Volleyball repeated as Area3 Runner-Up on Saturday after beating a good Landmark team. Injured junior setter Mary Katherine Schmitz found a way to play in the semifinal match against rival...
Lady Bobcats seek more playoff success
By Maurice Dixonmdixon@neighbornewspapers.com
With their third successful regular season under wraps, the Our Lady of Mercy Lady Bobcats are prepared and aiming for another deep run into the...
Drama students present "The Yellow Boat"
The Yellow Boat is performed by the Mercy Players and supported by the Mercy Drama Club and the Alliance for the Fine Arts. Performances are this Saturday, Oct. 8 at 6:30 PM, and for the first...
Blood Drive at Mercy Tuesday, Oct. 11th
The American Red Cross and Mercy for LIFE are joining forces again this year to provide a Blood Drive next Tuesday, October 11 from 7:30 am - 12:30 pm in the Mercy gym. We REALLY need...
Students Honored for Academic Achievement
Students who achieved high marks in the Spring 2011 Semester were recognized at the school Mass last week with Archbishop Gregory and the Honors Breakfast the following day. Parent volunteers led by...
Respect LIFE Month at OLM
Did you know that October is Respect Life Month around the country? Well, Mercy for Life has plenty of opportunities for students, faculty and parents to participate:
Sunday, October 2nd: Life Chain...
New Polos on Sale in the Mercy Store
New gray and red Mercy polos are now available in the Mercy Store!Sizes available:Mercy Mom polo: Small - 2X (top picture, top polo)Women's polo: X-Small - 2XMercy Dad polo: Medium - 3X (bottom...
Mother/Daughter Softball Game Tuesday, 9/27
The Mercy Softball Team is hosting the first annual Mother/Daughter Softball game on Tuesday, September 27 at 4 pm on the softball/baseball field. It's a bit of a misnomer as all parents and faculty...
The Honors Breakfast recognizes the Excellence or Honors academic achievements of students for the Spring 2011 semester....
Picture re-take day this Thursday
Your school picture retake day is this Thursday, 9/22/2011 after mass during lunches in the wrestling room off of the gym (next to Coach Caruso's classroom)
If you were not able to be...
Family Movie Night - Saturday 9/17
Mercy’s first ever Family Movie Night is Saturday, September 17th! OLM Family Movie Night flier (pdf)The Disney movie “Secretariat” will be the featured presentation which will...
Senior Formals are now ONLINE
OLM Seniors and Parents,
Turner PhotoDesign has uploaded all of your senior formal portraits online at www.turnerphotodesign.com. Select the PhotoCart, then seniors, and you or your...
MERCY vs LANDMARK 2011
This Friday night is the MERCY vs LANDMARK Varsity Football game here at OLM. This is our biggest rivalry and after our huge dramatic win last year, you can be assured that the War Eagles are...
Bobcats Win against St. Francis
The Bobcats put together a strong performance on Friday night against the Knights of St. Francis en route to a 42-14 victory. Special teams dominated the game early when the opening kickoff...
Softball Game Rained-Out today
The home game against Fellowship Christian School has been cancelled due to weather conditions. We will notify you if we are able to reschedule....
Senior In-School Formals Sept. 7th & 8th
Click here for the schedule for senior formals. Scroll down for full schedule for both September 7th and 8th.
Turner PhotoDesign WILL have a Cap & Gown picture Day to be announced soon!!!!!...
Join the Men's Basketball League
Did you know that there is a Catholic Men's League (CML) at Mercy again this fall? It is the basketball league for teams from a variety of Catholic parishes in the area who compete each fall in...
Bobcats Win Against Glascock Co.
Coming off a disappointing defeat last weekend, the Bobcats were able to pull off a victory against Glascock County on Friday night. Strong performances by key players on both sides of the...
Softball Team Clinches First Win!
In a contest against St. Francis School on Wednesday, the Lady Bobcats Softball team began the game with a comfortable 15 - 3 lead in the 1st inning. However, the game took a turn in...
Get Your Senior Formals Made In-School
Seniors GET Your Formals Done AT...
Project Mercy a Huge Success!
The first annual Project Mercy service date took place on Saturday, August 20th. The day was organized by the Ministries of Mercy service club and received an overwhelming response of...
Tough Loss for Bobcats vs. Temple
The Bobcats were confronted by a stiff obstacle Friday night in the Division 2A Temple Tigers. Despite falling behind early due to turnovers, the Bobcats were able to regroup at halftime...
Big Weekend Kicks Off with Catholic Schools Night
Our Lady of Mercy hosts 2 major sporting events this weekend.Friday night, August 26th, is Catholic Schools Night at Our Lady of Mercy. There will be free activities for kids...
Cross Country Intrasquad-Alumni Classic
On Saturday, August 13, the Mercy Cross Country team took part in its annual Intrasquad-Alumni time trial. In all, 35 athletes and 15 alumni took part in this tuneup race.
The boys' race...
PowerSchool Training and Teens & Tech
PowerSchool Training and Teens & Tech MeetingTuesday, August 23rd6:30 pm in the Mercy Media Center/LibraryAll parents are encouraged to join us Tuesday night for an informational meeting on...
Leadership Discussion for Tomorrow Posted
Visit the new Leadership website to find the discussion questions for tomorrow's Leadership time. ...
Chick-Fil-A breakfast biscuit sales start Monday
On Monday mornings, starting Monday, August 22nd, Chick-Fil-A chicken biscuits and juice will be available for purchase in front of the school starting at approx. 7:15 AM....
Sept. 9th Football Game location changed
Because of a lighting permit issue, the September 9th football game vs St. Francis has been moved to a home game here at Mercy.
The game will be Septmeber 9th at 7:30pm at Mercy...
All Sports Parents Info Meeting/College Recruitment - Aug. 24
Next Wednesday, August 24th at 6:30 pm in the auditorium, there will be an All-Sports Parents Informational Meeting. Parents of athletes participating in any sport during the 2011-2012...
Mercy for LIFE Rockin' and Rollin'
Mercy for LIFE, OLM's pro-life group, has been out and about as the school year begins. With a couple of leadership meetings to start the year, the group is ready for a great year.
On the first day...
Become a Member of the Mercy Athletic Association
With the first home games for Mercy softball, volleyball, and football just around the corner, this is a great time to become a member of the the Mercy Athletic Association (MAA).Being an MAA...
Senior Robert Gould performs at Berklee
Mercy senior Robert Gould has been selected to perform at the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston. You can watch his performance live at 8 PM tonight by visiting www....
Auditions for OLM Fall Drama Production on 8/17
Students may now sign up outside Mrs. Hamilton's room to audition for Mercy's fall drama production of Yellow Boat on Wednesday, August 17th from 3:45 - 6:00 pm. Please...
First Week Reminders & 5 Hints for Academic Success
The OLM Student/Parent Handbook for 2011-2012 will only be online this year. Thus, no agenda will be given out to the students for them to write their homework, test dates, or...
Welcome Back to School
Mercy welcomes all new students to school on Monday, August 8th. Students should arrive no later than 8:40 AM. All students should report for the first day of class on Tuesday, August...
Volunteers needed for local 5/10K August 13th
The Mercy for Life group is looking for student and parent volunteers to help pass out water next Saturday, August 13 at the Tour of Faith 5k and 10k races in Peachtree City....
Back to School Information
Welcome to the start of the 2011-2012 school year! Parents: Please review the entire OLM Student/Parent Handbook for 2011-2012 with your student. Revisions and additions...
Save the Date! OLM Gala - Saturday, November 5th
The Mercy Home and School Association will host the 2011 OLM Gala: Inspiring Dreams on Saturday, November 5, 2011 from 6 - 10 PM at Our Lady of Mercy.This inaugural event will include dinner and a...
New Cafeteria Online Account System
Starting this school year, Mercy students will no longer have to pay with cash in the lunch line. SLA Management, the company who provides OLM's cafeteria services in the Bobcat Cafe, has...
Mercy Welcomes New Coaches
Our Lady Of Mercy Welcomes New CoachesFAYETTEVILLE—Our Lady of Mercy High School just completed one of its best overall athletic seasons. The boys track team had a top 10 performance as well as...
Required "Traveller's Gift" book used for new Leadership Program
We are happy to announce that all Mercy students will be taking part in a new program being developed for the upcoming school year. It is a leadership program which will be integrated...
Cash Raffle & 2011 Ford Focus Winners
The Mercy Athletic Association (MAA) and Mercy Football program sponsored successful fundraisers at the end of the 2010-2011 school year. The MAA drew the winner...
Class Picture Days in August
Individual Picture Days Class pictures for the yearbook will be taken in the OLM gymnasium on the following days in August:Monday, August 8, 2011 9am - 10:30am for Seniors 11am - 1pm for...
Used Uniform Sale - Instructions for preparing items
The Mercy Used Uniform Sale will take place on Wednesday, June 15 from 9AM - 7 PM in the OLM Cafeteria.
If you are selling your used uniform items, please refer to the used uniform...
Book Buy Back with Follett next week
The Book Buy Back with Follett will take place at OLM on Wednesday, June 15 from 11 AM - 7 PM. Follett is a long established textbook company that has been in existence for over 100 years....
Summer Info, Book Buy Back, Used Uniform Sale next week
Hours for the Summer Packet Pick-Up have been extended! The pick up will be on Wednesday, June 15th from 9 AM - 7 PM at Our Lady of Mercy. This packet includes important...
Men's Soccer Summer Training Announced
Attention all male students interested in Mercy Men's Soccer:
The Men's Soccer Program will train this summer every Wednesday and Friday from 7 pm - 9 pm starting June 1, 2011. We...
Pierce Vincent '11 featured in Georgia Bulletin
OLM Class of 2011 graduate Pierce Vincent is featured in the May 26 issue of the Georgia Bulletin. Pierce has been co-captain of the football team, recognized as a 2011 Game Day...
Emily Conley '11 wins BBB Integrity Award
Last week, Mercy senior Emily Conley received the 2011 Better Business Bureau Student of Integrity Award and Scholarship. The awards ceremony was hosted at Villa Christina in Atlanta where...
Register now for Georgia Tech Softball Camp
Softball summer camp is open to all enrolled Mercy students regardless of whether you have played softball before or not. All are welcome! Please click on this link to see more information about...
Credit recovery & summer school opportunities
Our Lady of Mercy does not offer summer school classes. However, credit recovery is available for any failed course through Seton Home Study School (www.setonhome.org) or through your...
OLM wins GHSA Sportsmanship Award
Our Lady of Mercy has won the 2011 GEMC Cooperative Spirit Sportsmanship Award for the third year in a row! The award, sponsored by the Georgia High School Association...
Ford Focus Winner & Reverse Raffle/Dinner & Auction tonight!
The 2nd Annual Reverse Raffle/Auction and Dinner will be held in the OLM gym Saturday, May 21, 2011. Proceeds benefit the OLM football program. All are welcome!
IMPORTANT: The winner of...
Varsity & JV Cheerleaders selected for 2011-2012
The 2011-2012 Varsity and Junior Varsity OLM Cheerleading squads have been selected for both football and basketball seasons.
Please visit the OLM cheerleading webpage for details. ...
The Sketchbook Project
This is an opportunity to be included in a traveling exhibition around the world. Check out The Sketchbook Project.Click here to view more summer opportunities in the arts. ...
Bobcats Receive Baseball Recognition
Congratulations to Junior John Keuler on his selection as First Team All-Region in Region 9A. John batted .542 for the year, struck out only 5 times in 65 plate appearances, collected 10...
Mercy holds 9th Commencement Exercises Saturday
On Saturday, Our Lady of Mercy graduated the fifty-six students in the Class of 2011 during its ninth commencement exercises. In keeping with tradition, the graduation ceremony was held...
Become a Member of the Mercy Athletic Association!
The Mercy Athletic Association (MAA) is starting a fun, new initiative to provide increased support and participation in our Athletic program. You can now become a member of the Mercy Athletic...
Cheerleading Tryouts in May
Our Lady of Mercy will be holding Cheerleading tryouts from Monday, May 16 to Thursday, May 19 from 3:30-6:30 PM in the Mercy gym. Tryouts are for the 2011-2012 Football and...
Girls' Tennis State Run ends at Sweet Sixteen
On Tuesday, the Lady Bobcats Tennis Team was looking to make the round of the Elite Eight when they travelled to the Country Club of Roswell to take on Mt. Pisgah. However, their cinderella run...
Bobcats make State Playoffs in multiple sports
Several Bobcat teams are competing in post-season play over the next few weeks. The Girls Soccer team qualified for the playoffs with a huge victory over...
Mercy Goes West!
Please journey westward with us for the Spring Fine Arts Festival this Friday, April 29th at 6:30pm. Featuring performances with a western tilt from band, chorus, dance, drama, and art including...
Girls Tennis is in the Sweet Sixteen!
The Lady Bobcats Tennis team continued their amazing post-season run on Tuesday by defeating George Walton Academy 3 to 2 in the first round of the State Tournament. The Mercy girls...
Senior Hadley signs with Point University
Senior Greg Hadley recently signed with Point University (formerly Atlanta Christian College) to play football. Hadley, a running back and defensive lineman, helped the Bobcats to a stunning 7-3...
Girls Tennis Advances to State Tournament!
At the start of the 2011 season, the Lady Bobcat tennis team had one goal in mind. make it into the state tournament. They wanted to accomplish this feat which no Mercy tennis team had ever...
Good Friday Pilgrimage in Downtown Atlanta
From the Catholic Charities- Atlanta website:People of all faiths are invited to participate in this year's 31st Annual Good Friday Pilgrimage to be held on April 22, 2011. The Pilgrimage begins at 9...
4/17 Rain washes out Soccer matches
The varsity soceer matches scheduled for Saturday the 17th were cancelled due to field conditions from rain.
The matches will be made up on Tuesday the 19th in the stadium.
Varsity BOYS at 5:00pm...
SPARK Celebrates Poetry Month
On Wednesday evening, SPARK, Mercy's own literary & art magazine, celebrated Poetry Month with their second annual Open Mic Night in the courtyard. Poetry and music mixed with perfect weather...
Lady Bobcat Tennis Finishes 3rd in Region
The Lady Bobcats travelled to South Fulton Tennis Center to compete in the Region 9-A Tournament today. Whitefield, ranked first in the region, was their first opponent. The matches were...
Two tough losses with some bright spots
The boys team had a match against Ben Franklin on Monday and both the boys and girls had a match against Strong Rock on Tuesday this week. While all three events were losses there were some...
Bobcat Tennis Competes at Region
Monday marked the beginning of the Region 9-A Tennis Tournament. Both Mercy girls and boys teams competed in first round matches with the girls at home and the boys away.The #7 seeded Mercy...
Mercy finishes 3rd in Fox 5 Poll
Thank you for everyone that voted for Mercy this week for the Fox 5 High 5 Field Trip. We unfortunately lost to Tri-Cities High School who received 37,000 votes. However, with your...
Mercy Family Track Meet is Friday, April 15th
Mercy is hosting is inaugural Mercy Family Track Meet on Friday, April 15th at 5:30 PM. There will be track and field events for all ages and all Mercy families, including upcoming new...
Baseball Team Battles Pinecrest
Mercy battled back from an 8-3 deficit to tie the game at 8-8 in the bottom of the 6th inning. Pinecrest then forged their way back into the lead in the top of the seventh and went on to win...
Boys Tennis Defeats Galloway
The Mercy boys tennis team hosted Galloway yesterday in their last regular season match for 2011. It was a great day for Bobcat Tennis as the boys took home the overall victory, winning...
2011-12 Yearbook Staff Announced!
Congratulations to the newly selected 2011-2012 Mercy Yearbook Staff!
Emma Bush-Photo Editor
Randy Nguyen-Business Manager
Congratulations to Singin' In The Rain cast & crew
Mercy presented the musical, Singin' In The Rain to a packed house both Friday and Saturday nights. It was a spectacular show featuring real rain and live music. Congratulations to our director, Mrs....
Girls Tennis Sweeps Landmark
Yesterday was a great day for Mercy Tennis as they took on region rival Landmark at South Fulton Tennis Center. The girls played clean, solid tennis and won all five matches! Congratulations to...
Mercy Weight Room
The weight room will be open over Spring Break on Tuesday, April 5th and Thursday, April 7th. Weight room hours will be 9:00am - 11am. ...
2011 Archdiocesan Art Show
Queen of Angels Catholic School hosted this year's Archdiocesan Art Show on Saturday, March 26th. It was another successful exhibition of Mercy's fine arts students! A special thanks to Mercy art...
Art Field Trip Cancelled Thursday
Thursday's Field Trip to the Paper Museum has been cancelled due to mechanical problems with our bus.'B' Day art class field trip will be rescheduled after Spring Break. I will notify you as soon as...
Baseball Game (3/29) Location Changed
Due to the weather, the Bobcats will travel to Landmark on Tuesday 3/29 rather than hosting the game. First pitch starts at 4:30 - the April 20th game with Landmark will now be played at Mercy....
Tennis match, Golf practice cancelled today
The home tennis match vs. Galloway has been cancelled today. Please check the tennis webpage for more updates.Golf practice has been cancelled today....
Practice SAT at OLM this Saturday, 3/26
KAPLAN, a recognized test preparation company, is hosting a practice test and seminar class on the SAT at Our Lady of Mercy. The KAPLAN informational flyer is here. The practice test...
The boys and girls team played Landmark on Tuesday and continue to show strong improvement. It was the most consistent effort by the boys this season with 3 players shooting in the 40s. Two players...
Tennis Marquee Match today
It was a great day for tennis as Mercy travelled to Bitsy Grant Tennis Center in Buckhead to play non-region opponent AIS last Thursday. The Lady Bobcats played well throughout the day....
Football Parent Meeting
There will be a football parent meeting in the cafeteria on Monday, March 21st. The meeting will begin promptly at 6:30 pm. We will cover information concerning spring and summer practice. We will...
Mercy Golf Improving
The golf team played two matches in two days thanks to some inconsiderate weather on Tuesday. The boys played First Presbyterian on Wednesday at Canongate1. While the boys played much better this...
Football Parent Meeting
Football Parent Meeting
March 21st, 2011There will be a football parent meeting in the cafeteria on Monday, March 21st. The meeting will begin promptly at 6:30 pm. We will cover information...
Mercy Football Spring Practice Dates Announced!
Mercy Spring Football practice will begin May 9th and end on May 19th with the annual spring game in the stadium! ...
Bobcat Tennis falls to Paideia
It was a tough day for the Mercy Tennis Team as they hosted Paideia for a region match. Many Mercy players fell behind early and were not able to make up the deficit. However, great play from...
Mercy Baseball Notches First Victory
The baseball team travelled to west Georgia Wednesday afternoon to battle the Eagles of Mt. Zion High School. The Bobcats jumped out to a 5-0 lead in the first inning only to see Mt. Zion...
Lady Bobcats Hang Tough vs Mt. Paran
The Mercy Tennis team hosted Mt. Paran last week in a non-region match. Both the girls and boys teams played well with a few close matches going into the darkness....
Mercy Falls to Fellowship
The Bobcats traveled to Roswell Monday to take on the Paladins of Fellowship Christian. Thomas Smilie started and pitched well for Mercy but a few defensive miscues allowed the Paladins to...
2011 Mercy Athletic Association Car Raffle
Summer opportunities for students in the Arts
Interested in doing something in the fine arts during the summer? Check out some opportunities here.
New opportunities will be posted as they arise so check this website often! ...
Spark: Open Mic Night II
Help Spark Literary & Art Magazine celebrate Poetry Month by performing in and/or attending our second Open Mic Night on Wednesday, April 13th from 5 - 7pm. Acoustic music and poetry performed by...
Mercy Golf battles Strong Rock
Both the girls and the boys played in the match against Strong Rock on Monday. The team showed some solid improvement in their second match. Notable improvement came from captain Allen Acejas and...
OLM's Model United Nations Team Competes
Our Lady of Mercy’s Model UN team attended their first conference March 7th and 8th at Kennesaw State University. The thirteen member group represented two nations, Argentina and Vietnam....
OLM's Moody Mega Math Challenge Team Competes
Congratulations to the Mercy math geniuses: Eric Johnston, Justin James, Justin Bradshaw, Hannah Lecesne, Bryn Ambrose, Allen Acejas, Amelia Fizgerald, Josh Woolums, and Randy Nguyen....
Baseball Game Cancelled
Game with Mt. Zion cancelled - there will be no practice as well. The game will be rescheduled at a later date if possible. ...
Boys Tennis Defeats Pinecrest
The Boys tennis team captured its first win with gritty determination, defeating Pinecrest Academy on the road. It was a great day for the Bobcats boys singles. #2 singles player...
Archbishop's Day Off -- School Closed March 11
Baseball Game For Thursday 3/10 Rescheduled
Thursday's varsity baseball game has been rescheduled for Wednesday, March 9th, at Mt. Zion in Carroll County - first pitch is scheduled for 4:00. ...
Baseball Team Loses to Temple 10-3
The Temple Tigers scored first by putting up 3 runs in the first and another in the second to jump out to an early 4-0 lead.The Bobcats cut into the lead in the 4th inning when Austin Loper delivered...
Are you ready to G.Y.G.O.?
It's time to Get Your Green On! Our Lady of Mercy hosts its 3rd Annual...Get Your Green On Old School Dance & AuctionDate: Saturday, March 5, 2011 Time: 8 PM - 12...
Mercy Baseball Falls to Pace
The Bobcats varsity baseball team suffered their second loss of the season as they traveled to play the Pace Academy Knights. Mercy jumped out to a 2-0 lead behind the hitting trio of Christian...
Rescheduled 2/28 Baseball Game
The baseball game vs. St. Francis that was cancelled on 2/28 will be made up on March 11th with a double header beginning at 1:30 pm at OLM.
For more information, please contact Coach Nix or Coach...
Baseball Games vs Pace Cancelled
Baseball game for today, Tuesday, 3/1 is cancelled due to field conditions at Pace Academy. The game has been rescheduled for tomorrow, Wednesday, 3/2 at 5 pm.The...
Bad weather cancels athletic events
Due to possible severe weather, both soccer matches at Chattahoochee County are cancelled.
The home Golf match scheduled for today at Canongate is cancelled as well.Practice for track and...
Girls Tennis Wins on the Road
The Mercy Tennis team travelled for its first road match yesterday against First Presbyterian Day School in Macon. For the boys, singles players Lake McGuffie and Charlie Faber, and...
Mercy Athletic News
The boys and girls basketball seasons will be in came to an end in the 1st round of the 9A region tournament. The girls fell to...
Lady Bobcats Battle 1 Seed in Region Basketball Tourney
Beating region-rival Landmark in the region play-in game to get a shot at the #1 seeded Southwest Atlanta Christian Academy in the Region Tournament was a great accomplishment for the Lady...
Mercy Track Alumna is Athlete of the Week for Army
Clark Earns AAA and PL Athlete of the Week Honors
Courtesy: Army Athletic CommunicationsRelease: 02/15/2011 08:58:24(ET)
WEST POINT, N.Y. - Two days after lengthening...
Course Registration 2011-2012
Course Registration Schedule 2011-2012
February 15 Course Registration Information Letter mailed to parents.
Gagnier Makes National Volleyball List
Congrats to Mercy Volleyball senior, Nicole Gagnier for being named to Prepvolleyball.com's 3rd team Academic All American.
Here is the write up on Nicole in the national press release:
Gagnier signs with MIT
Congratulations to Mercy Volleyball Senior Nicole Gagnier. On Friday, February 11th, Nicole signed to play for the Engineers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology next fall.
OLM Boys Basketball Makes Play-In Game
Our Lady of Mercy will host both Boys' play-in games for the Region 9A Basketball Tournament on Monday, February 14. The Bobcats will play at 7:30 PM against First Presbyterian Day School at OLM....
Lady Bobcats Make Basketball Play-In Game
The Our Lady of Mercy Girls Basketball team will travel to Eagle's Landing Christian Academy (ELCA) for the play-in game of the Region 9A Basketball Tournament on Monday, February 14th. The...
Dance students see Alvin Ailey dancers
Mrs. Kathy Senger treated her Dance II class to a professional dance performance by the Alvin Ailey Dance Theater at The Fox Theater last week. The Ailey dance troupe was amazing to watch and our...
OLM Business Expo is Saturday, Feb. 12th
Support our local businesses while you shop! In an effort to continually grow and support the Mercy community, we are excited to host our2nd Annual Mercy Community Business Expo this Saturday,...
Success of Catholic Schools
Click here to listen and read a recent report on the great job that Catholic Schools do across the nation in educating well-rounded young men and women who are academically prepared to meet the...
SJE Students, Families Support Basketball Night
Students and families from St. John the Evangelist Catholic School (SJE) in Hapeville came out in record numbers for Mercy's annual SJE Night during the Bobcats' home basketball games against...
Congratulations to Vince Antonich
Congratulation to Vince Antonich: On Saturday night at the Archbishop’s Banquet for Catholic Education, Vince Antonich, our Director of Maintenance, will be honored, along with a representative...
Mercy Athletics Tops Amongst Class A
Students Initiated into Thespians Honors Society
The International Thespian Honors Society honors students who not only show talent in the dramatic arts, but show commitment as well. The initiates wore all black, as stagehand technicians do...
Bobcat Sports Update
College SigningSenior Jonathan Bridier signed a letter of intent on Wednesday to run Cross Country at The Citadel. He is pictured at right with his parents James and Colleen as well as...
Five Mercy Swimmers Qualify for State
The Mercy Swim Team finished strong last Saturday at their final meet of the season. Out of 13 teams, the Girls took 8th, the Boys took 4th, and the combined team finished...
Mercy Students Honored as Athletes of Character
Six Mercy athletes were recently named Athletes of Character for Fayette County. This new program, sponsored by Game Day Youth Sports Magazine, featured fall athletes from all Fayette...
St. John the Evangelist School Night is this Saturday
This Saturday, February 5, 2011, students and families from St. John the Evangelist Catholic School in Hapeville will receive free admission to the basketball games against...
3rd Annual Fine Arts at Mercy Expo
On January 27th, the 3rd annual Fine Arts at Mercy Expo (F.A.M.E.) was hosted by the faculty, staff, and students of the Fine Arts Department at OLM. Students nominated in the areas of...
Basketball Schedule Changes
Below are changes to the Boys and Girls Basketball schedules:
ALL home games vs. Mt. Paran on Saturday, January 29th have been CANCELLED.
The make-up games against Strong Rock will occur on...
Students, Staff March for Life in Atlanta and DC
Representing a new Pro-Life...
Fall Semester Achievement
Congratulations to the students who earned the distinction of Excellence Honors (GPA of 96 or above) and Honors (GPA of 90 or above) for the Fall 2010 Semester:
Excellence Honors -...
Hammonds House Museum Field Trip
The Art III and Advanced Placement art classes went on a field trip to The Hammonds House Museum to view No Crystal Stair an exhibition of paintings by Charlotte Riley-Webb. The students were...
Swim Team Makes Splash at Fayette Co. Championships
Congratulations to the Mercy Swim Team for a phenomenal finish at the Fayette County Championships on Saturday in Jonesboro. Overall, they came in 4th, beating Sandy Creek High School and...
'07 Alum on National Newscast
Mercy graduate Josh Delaney was interviewed for ABC World News which is news show hosted by Diane Sawyer. Delaney, a 2007 alumnus, is currently the student council president at the...
Come and gather with the rest of the Catholic School community as we celebrate the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. This year's theme is "Your kindness should be known to all". ...
Classes Resume Tuesday, January 4
Classes resume for all students on Tuesday, January 4, 2011 at 7:40 AM (no late start). It is an "A" Day.We hope you had a wonderful Christmas and New Year! ...
Annual Fund for 2010-2011 underway
The Annual Fund is the first and most important financial campaign for Our Lady of Mercy Catholic High School. It is integral to advancing the mission of our school and provides revenues...
Sage Places in Equestrian Competition
Sophomore Katy Sage competed at the Georgia Hunter Jumper Association Finals at Wills Park. With her horse, Chelestino, Katy received the overall Reserve Champion in the Open Hunter...
Final Exams will be held on December 14, 15, and 16. Make-up Exams will be given on December 17....
SPARK: Open Mic Night Debut
Spark, Mercy's own literary and art magazine hosted its first ever "Open Mic Night" last Wednesday, December 8th. The editor of Spark, junior Emma Bush, came up with the idea to allow our poets and...
The 2011 Small Film Festival Seeks Submissions
2011 Small Film Festival accepting submissions through February 23, 2011 Films may be live action, stop action, animation, puppets...etc.All films should be no shorter than one minute and no longer...
The 2011 Small Film Festival Seeks Submissions
2011 Small Film Festival accepting submissions through February 23, 2011 Films may be live action, stop action, animation, puppets...etc.All films should be no shorter than one minute and no longer...
Students Nominated to Governor's Honors Program
It is with great pleasure that Our Lady of Mercy announces its nomination of two students from the Junior class to advance in the state nomination process for Governor’s Honors. This...
Two Mercy Seniors Receive Wendy's Honor
Seniors Nicole Gagnier and Eric Johnston were named the 2010 Wendy's High School Heisman winners from Our Lady of Mercy. Many applications were submitted for this award, but only two were selected....
Schmitz named AD of the Year
Mercy's Athletic Director Bill Schmitz was named GHSA's 2010 Athletic Director of the Year for Region 9A. This honor is voted on by all of the athletic directors in the...
Gagnier named Commended Student
Mercy senior Nicole Gagnier has been named a Commended Student by the National Merit Scholarship Program. Nicole's selection index score on the PSAT placed her among the top 50,000 of over 1.5...
Mercy Girls fall to Mt. Paran
The Varsity girls lost to Mount Paran last night 57 to 35, despite 27 points from Chyna Terrell, The team made several runs to cut the lead to 8 points several times but Mt. Paran pulled...
High Museum Field Trips
Students from the Arts I and II classes experienced surrealism at its best while visiting The High Museum's show of Salvador Dali. We also had the opportunity to view the contemporary collection...
Final Exam Schedule Posted
Students should arrive by 7:45 AM each morning. Dismissal will be at 11:30 AM.
Tuesday, December 14
Boys Basketball Captures First Win
The Boys Varsity Basketball team won their first game of the season Tuesday night with a second half come from behind victory over rival Landmark Christian. The 'Cats came back from 11 points down in...
Lady Bobcats Post First Win
The Varsity Girls Basketball Team defeated Landmark 43 - 11 and captured their first win ever in the Landmark gym! The team had the most balanced scoring so far this season as 7 girls...
Error on Pocket Schedule
The 2010 - 2011 Pocket schedules have an error in the varsity game times for the December 11th home games vs Starr's Mill.
The correct schedule is:
Freshmen Boys - 11:00am
JV Girls - 12:00
Error on Pocket Schedule
The 2010 - 2011 Pocket schedules have an error in the varsity game times for the December 11th home games against Starr's Mill.
The correct schedule is:
Freshmen Boys - 11:00am
Varsity Girls Basketball competes in Local Thanksgiving Tournament
Last week, the varsity girls basketball team played in the Locust Grove Thanksgiving Tournament. While the Lady Bobcats did not come away with any wins, the team played...
By the 'Grace' of a tax credit
by Jeanine McDonald, OLM 9th grader (Published on AJC.com - Opinion section on Nov. 29, 2010)Life in school is a lot like vegetables: You might not like it, but it the end it’s good for...
Christmas Shopping Benefits OLM
What if Our Lady of Mercy earned a donation every time you searched the internet?Or how about if a percentage of every purchase you made online went to support our cause?Well, now it can!
Photosteam Photography Contest
The AP Studio Art, Art III, and Art II classes were invited to participate in a photography contest by visiting artist and Mercy parent, Stan Jinks. Mr. Jinks is a professional photographer who owns...
Bobcats Come Up Short In Season Opener
The Bobcats took on AAAA Starr's Mill in the season opener. While Mercy's girls and boys teams came up short, there we many positive points to build on. The Girls Varsity team...
Fall Fine Arts Festival
Mercy wins GHSA Sportsmanship Award
Our Lady of Mercy Catholic High School wins Cooperative Spirit Sportsmanship Awardby The CitizenCoweta-Fayette Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) recently honored Our Lady of Mercy Catholic High...
OLM Freshman Appeals to City Council
Tyrone boy asks council to OK skateboard park By Adrienne Leon, Fayette Daily NewsThe Tyrone Town Council was noticeably tickled, but more so impressed with the amount of research a 14-year-old...
Students Experience Jewish Culture, History
The sophomore class went on a field trip in early November, visiting the Jewish Temple downtown and The Breman Holocaust Museum. The morning began with an hour-long discussion and tour...
Mercy Seniors Sign Letters of Intent
Two Mercy senior volleyball players - Senior Outside Hitter, Brittany Smith, and Senior Middle Hitter, Amanda Miles - both signed letters of intent to play at the next...
Mercy Volleyball girls named to "All County" teams
Congratulations to Brittany Smith and Olivia Schmitz for being named to the "ALL Fayette County" second team. Nicole Gagnier, Amanda Miles and Jenny Bui were named to the honorable mention list....
OLM Football makes Region 5 Playoffs
The Bobcats finished the 2010 season as a #2 seed in the Region 5A South play-in game. With a season record of 7-2, the Bobcats entered the region playoff game with the hopes of making the...
Clayton County Quint Meet Results
Congratulations to the Mercy Swim Team for WINNING their first meet last night in Jonesboro! They defeated three other schools by a significant margin and took first place in 18 out of 22...
Mercy Shines at Cross Country State Meet
In Carrollton on Saturday morning, the Mercy cross country team competed in near freezing temperatures at the Class A state meet. Despite the cold and blustery conditions, the boys ran to a...
Mercy Alum Goes Live
OLM alumna Addie Haney made her live news broadcast debut on Elon University's Phoenix14 News. This weekly student newscast recently garnered top awards including Best Student Newscast in the...
Mercy Celebrates Respect Life Month
Our Lady of Mercy participated in Respect Life Month in a variety of ways during October, joining in an awareness effort recognized annually throughout the country. Mercy students began by joining in...
Mercy Football Wins On Senior Night
By Michael BoylanThe Citizen
The seniors on the Our Lady of Mercy Bobcats varsity football team had never won a game on a senior night in their years on the team. It seems only fitting that on their...
2010 Volleyball Banquet Announced
The 2010 Mercy Volleyball Banquet (Varsity and JV) will be on Thursday, November 18th in the school cafeteria at 6:30p.m. It will be a potluck event to celebrate the team's banner...
Dream Season comes to an end for Mercy Volleyball
The Mercy Volleyball team ended the best season in program history at the Elite Eight. The #1 ranked Blessed Trinity Titans proved too much on Saturday as the Cats fell 0-3. Blessed Trinity came into...
Details set for Elite 8 Volleyball Match
The Mercy Volleyball team will travel to sister school Blessed Trinity for their "Elite Eight" match up. The match will be this Saturday, October 23rd at 4:00 pm. After a re-seeding of the final...
Pastor/Parish Football Challenge Friday Night
Mercy hosts the Pastor & Parish Football Challenge 2010 Friday, October 22nd during the Mercy vs. Eagles' Landing Christian Academy home football game.Participating parishes...
Mercy Volleyball storms into Elite Eight
The Mercy Volleyball team once again broke program records by advancing to the "Elite Eight" in the GHSA State Volleyball Tournament. After a long trip up to Gordon Lee (on the Chattanooga, TN line),...
OLM Junior wins Essay Contest
Mercy Junior Robert Gould has been chosen as the 2010 Knights of Columbus Public Safety Essay Contest winner. The topic for this year's contest was: "What can students do...
OLM Volleyball advances to Sweet Sixteen
The Mercy Volleyball team defeated Walker on Saturday in front of a great crowd to advance to the "Sweet Sixteen" in the GHSA State Volleyball Tournament. The win marks the first time in...
Change in Location & Time - Yard Sale for Mercy Swim
(Note change in time & location)
The Mercy Swim Team will be holding a yard sale from 9 AM to 1 PM on Saturday, October 16th. The yard sale location has moved from the Hobby...
Parent/Teacher Conferences will be held on October 14 from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Beginning on October 12, please call Mrs. Ann Consolino at ext. 405 to make an appointment....
Mercy Welcomes Alumni Back With A Victory
By Michael Alexander, The Georgia Bulletin When Our Lady of Mercy High School defeated Southwest Atlanta Christian Academy 35-26 on homecoming night, Oct. 8, it reached a historic milestone by...
PSAT testing will be administered on October 13 from 7:45 a.m. until 11:45 a.m. for grades 9-11. No school for seniors....
Mercy to host 1st round of State Volleyball Tourney
Mercy Volleyball will host Walker at 4 pm this Saturday, October 16th for the first round of the Class AA/A State Volleyball Tournament. This will be a best 3-out-of-5 match. The State Tournament is...
Tryout Dates Announced
Tryouts for the boys basketball program will begin on October 25th. If you are participating in a fall sport, a one day tryout will be afforded to you. Please see Coach Caruso to infom him of...
Mercy Volleyball is Area Runner-Up, Earn honors
Our Lady of Mercy finishes as the Area 3 Volleyball Runners-up. Mercy will host Walker Saturday, October 16th at 4 pm in the first round of the Class AA/A State...
Mid-Term grades will be mailed on October 8, 2010....
Book Talk: The Geography of Bliss
Does your sense of place affect your happiness? Book people from the Fayette County Library, the Peachtree City Library and the OLM Library will discuss the book "The Geography...
FLAME 11: Metamorphosis
FLAME 11: Metamorphosis
107 Mercy students attended FLAME 11: Metamorphosis held September 24-26, 2010 at Covecrest in Tiger, GA. The retreat provided an opportunity for students to work...
Mercy Celebrates 10 Years of Excellence
Lady Bobcats Make History Against Fayette Powerhouse
By Michael Alexander - The Georgia Bulletin
ATLANTA—Marist School was defeated by Walton High School, the number one–ranked team for Class AAAAA, in four games (29-27, 21-25, 19-25,...
Critics Rave about Teacher's Artwork
Mercy's art teacher, Jennifer Cawley, has work currently on view at Emily Amy Gallery on Atlanta's west side. Local art critics, Jerry Cullum and Catherine Fox have written positive reviews of Mrs....
Critics Rave about Teacher's Artwork
Mercy's art teacher, Jennifer Cawley, has work currently on view at Emily Amy Gallery on Atlanta's west side. Local art critics, Jerry Cullum and Catherine Fox have written positive reviews of Mrs....
Mercy beats Landmark! 42-35
The Mercy Football program puts a stamp on the "Earwood Era" with a huge win over rival Landmark 42-35. While Coach Earwood understands and appreciates the past, it was his philosophy from the...
Mercy outguns War Eagles 42-35
Homecoming Week 2010
Homecoming week is one of the most memorable weeks in high school life. Student government has been working hard to make this year's Homecoming festivities fun events. The theme for this year is...
Mercy improves to 3-0 with road win
By Trey AlversonFayette County News
Our Lady of Mercy's school record for wins in a season is four. Three games into Mike Earwood's first season as head coach and the Bobcats are already knocking on...
Bridier wins Mercy Invite
By Trey AlversonFayette County News
About 3,000 athletes and fans descended upon Our Lady of Mercy's campus Saturday morning for the annual Mercy Cross Country Invitational.
One of the young...
Mercy comes back (twice) to stun Temple, improve to 2-0
By Blake AlversonFayette County News
TEMPLE -- Late last Friday night in Temple, a small town outside of Villa Rica, the visiting Our Lady of Mercy Bobcats found themselves in a tough situation....
Earwood gets fresh start at Our Lady of Mercy
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Mike Earwood is 17 coaching victories shy of 200. He established the program at Starr’s Mill, made it Fayette County’s first consistent winner in...
Mercy Dominates Home Opener, Looks Ahead to Week Two
Fayette Daily NewsBy Trey AlversonOur Lady of Mercy's players, students and coaches were hoping to start off new head Coach Mike Earwood's tenure with a bang. On Saturday, speedy sophomore slotback...
OLM Volleyball Takes Two
The Varsity girls took on Fayette County and Newnan on the 17th. After taking care of Fayette County 2-0, the Cats's faced a good Newnan team that highlighted a heavily recuited middle attacker....
Mercy Celebrates 10 Years
Fayette Daily NewsBy Martha BarksdaleOur Lady of Mercy Catholic High School has begun its 10th year by topping the 300 student mark for the first time. The school started its second decade Friday...
Adams to Play Football at Methodist
George Adams transferred to Our Lady of Mercy following his sophomore year. Due to his transfer, Adams was deemed ineligible for varsity competition. For many, this designation would have been cause...
Class of 2010 Athletes to Play in College
The following members from the class of 2010 will continue to play athletics in college this fall: Dezmond Moore, Baseball at Savannah State UniversityNajgee Gatson, Basketball at Spring Hill...
Mercy Track Ready For State After Region Meet
The Georgia Bulletin
By Michael Alexander
Fairburn—Our Lady of Mercy High School track and field athletes competed in the Region 5-A meet at Landmark Christian School. The girls meet was held...
Gatson Signs to Spring Hill for College Hoops
Senior Najgee Gatson has signed to play basketball for the Spring Hill College Badgers in Alabama. Gatson, named to the All-Region team this year, averaged 18 points, 11 rebounds, 2 blocks, and 3...
Our Lady Of Mercy Names New Head Football Coach
The Georgia BulletinBy Michael AlexanderFAYETTEVILLE—Excitement and anticipation surround the football program at Our Lady of Mercy High School with the recent hiring of new head football Mike...
Youthful Presence At 2010 Catholic Day At Capitol
The Georgia BulletinBy Stephen O'KaneATLANTA—The bright red colors of Our Lady of Mercy High School stood out in downtown Atlanta on March 10, as the entire junior class of the Fayetteville...
Bobcats Swim to State
Congratulations to the Mercy Swim Team for competing in the State Preliminaries at Westminster. The Boys 200 Medley Relay, consisting of James "JT" Talley, Allen Acejas, Nicholas Goodly, and Chris...
Five Seniors Named All Region
Five senior football players from Our Lady of Mercy High School were named to the All Region Team. First team members include offensive lineman Daniel Alexis and defensive lineman Daniel Wesley....
Basketball Rivals Team Up For Haiti Relief
FAYETTEVILLE—Our Lady of Mercy High School will play its local rival Landmark Christian School, Fairburn, in basketball (junior varsity boys at 4:30 p.m., varsity girls at 6 p.m. and varsity...
Boys Basketball Update
The boys beat Mt. Paran on Dec. 18 at Mt. Paran by a score of 57 – 55. Najgee Gatson led the way with 23 pts and 11 rebounds and was followed by Isaac Moore who added 15 including 2 big 3...