« Back to compare
9-12
Private
Gwynedd Valley, PA
Students enrolled: 390
Before care: No
After care: No

Contact this school

1345 Sumneytown Pike
Gwynedd Valley, PA 19437

(215) 646-8815
Nearby homes for sale
Map of Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School address.

Profile Completeness

ADVANCED

Want to improve this school’s profile? You can!

All schools on GreatSchools begin with BASIC completeness, which includes important information like contact details and test scores. It’s up to the school community to take the next steps. As a parent or community member, you can share what you know with other families by writing a review or answering a few questions about what the school offers. As a school leader, you can upload photos, describe school programs, and more with an Official school profile.

The completeness meter moves to INTERMEDIATE, then ADVANCED, and finally HONOR ROLL as you complete the following: 10 or more reviews, at least 1 photo, and 9 program questions parents find helpful.

Want to improve this school's profile?
for Parents
for Schools
 
November 02, 2014
Half of these teachers have no idea how to teach, and the level of stress put on the students is ridiculous. Students get homework without being taught the subject, and then are expected to know how to do it. Yes, a few of the teachers are great, but the majority are less than satisfactory. Many students go home and have breakdowns over how stressed out they are, and a lot are talking about transferring. After all of the rules put in place this year, GMA feels more like a prison than a school.

- submitted by a student
January 18, 2012
I'm currently a senior at Gwynedd and the past four years here bring on much nostalgia. GMA has not only developed my academics, but has also allowed me to grow in ways I cannot fathom. Socially my experience has been phenomenal, as it has allowed me to branch out and become the confident girl I am today rather than the introverted one I was when I entered. Gwynedd's faculty is very nuturing and willing to help students out but at the same time they push each girl to do her best and are able to know this because of the small size. I couldn't reccomend this school enough and I am proud to say that I would go back and relive each and every day of my high school career and love every moment of it.

- submitted by a student
May 11, 2010
I am a parent and an alumna of GMA. Even though there were several other high schools that were less expensive and a good deal closer to our home, we chose GMA because it is that good. The atmosphere is warm and inviting, academics are very good college prep, and after school activities are numerous. My daughter and I both feel a real sisterhood environment there, a place where a young woman not only gets an great education but more importantly is truly encourged and free to be her true self while moving towards adulthood.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 16, 2009
it has a great enviorment-great academics and warm and welcoming

- submitted by a parent
May 12, 2006
Wonderful. I'm a freshman and I love it.

- submitted by a student
April 19, 2004
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a former student
March 09, 2004
I am a 1974 graduate of the academy and I cannot express how much my Mercy education had meant to me. I went on to graduate from college (magna cum laude) and had a very successful career. I am now 'working for' another '74 alum and couldn't feel more blessed. Mercy is soooo much more than an education. The Mercy spirit is truly a lifetime gift.

- submitted by a former student
September 09, 2003
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
August 26, 2003
Most of the teachers have been there too long, are too old, and have fogotten how to teach let alone interact with the students. Terrible math department.

- submitted by a parent
August 25, 2003
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a former student
Need help choosing a school? We can help »

Media Gallery

Media missing

Uh oh! No photos. This frame will look much better when you upload photos »


Contact school

Facebook


Nearby homes for sale

     

Last modified: December 15, 2014

Sign up for email updates

Connect with us

Translate this web page

About GreatSchools

Our mission is to help millions of parents get a great education for their kids. GreatSchools.org is an independent nonprofit and the leading national source of school information for families.


GreatSchools.org 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1100, Oakland, CA 94612

©1998-2014 GreatSchools.org All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School
1345 Sumneytown Pike, Gwynedd Valley, PA  19437
(215) 646-8815
Last modified Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School is a Private school that serves grades 9-12
Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 10 reviews. Top