- Morning Tours
- Evening Tours
- 7th Grade Half-Day Visits
- 7th Grade Practice Test
- 6th Grade Practice Test
- Accelerated Scholars Program (ASP)
- Gwynedd Summit
- Open House
Morning Tours begin in February and are held until the beginning of May. Space is limited to about 8-10 families, who will spend the morning with a member of the Admissions team and Gwynedd students. Morning Tours will give you an opportunity for a personalized look at our school and will give you the time to ask questions related to your specific interests. They are held from 8:00-10:30 AM to give families a glimpse of student life.
Morning Tours have concluded for the 2018-2019 school year. We look forward to seeing you next year!
Evening Tours are our alternative visit option for families who are not able to make a Morning Tour. Space is limited to about 8-10 families, who will spend the evening with a member of the Admissions team and Gwynedd students. Evening Tours will give you an opportunity for a personalized look at our school and will give you the time to ask questions related to your specific interests. They are held from 6:30-8:00 PM.
Evening Tours have concluded for the 2018-2019 school year! We look forward to seeing you next year!
NEW! 7th graders are welcome to spend a half day at GMAHS! Students will see what it's like to be a Gwynedd Girl by: learning about our class schedule, meeting our teachers and staff, and participating in a variety of academic and club-related activities! We look forward to seeing you this spring! Further details will be shared on our registration form!
7th Grade Half-Day Visits have concluded for the 2018-2019 school year!
Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School will host a 6th Grade Practice Test at the end of April. This test will cover grade-appropriate material in math and english. Additionally, students will be introduced to the procedures of high school entrance testing.
Thank you to all 6th graders who took our first 6th grade practice test!
We look forward to seeing you at our annual Open House this fall on October 13, 2019!
Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School
Enhanced Accelerated Scholars Program (ASP)
The Accelerated Scholars Program will provide high achieving seventh graders the opportunity for early admittance - apply, be accepted, and enroll - into Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School before the start of eighth grade. Seventh grade students who take our seventh grade practice test, score really well and show a strong desire in attending Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School will be invited to participate. The Accelerated Scholars Program will also offer academic scholarships.
Accelerated Scholars who elect to participate in our early admittance program will be required to complete the ASP Application process.
The ASP Application process includes:
- Invitation to ASP
- Completed online application
- Teacher recommendation
- 6th and 7th Grade transcript, including grades and standardized test score
- An interview with the Admissions Office -Attending the Gwynedd Summit and submitting an essay
Any Accelerated Scholar who is seeking early admittance and would like to apply for financial aid or be considered for additional merit based scholarships:
- May apply for financial aid beginning August 1, 2019
- Must take the 8th Grade Entrance/Scholarship Exam at Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School in October.
*All Accelerated Scholars are also invited to attend the Gwynedd Summit in July (free of charge).
Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School hosts an annual two-day leadership conference known as the Gwynedd Summit. The Summit is free of charge and open to all 7th grade students who sit for Gwynedd's 7th Grade Practice Test in the spring, and who are interested in attending Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School. Seats are limited. Students who qualify for our Accelerated Scholars Program (ASP) based on their scores from the 7th Grade Practice Test have access to a special pre-registration for the Gwynedd Summit. This exciting two-day event is filled with opportunities for students to engage in meaningful conversation with successful alumnae, participate in hands-on activities, and learn about various career paths through interactive sessions.
Gwynedd Summit 2019 Dates
Tuesday, July 9th
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday, July 10th
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Open House is an opportunity for all interested students and their families to spend the afternoon at Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School with current students, parents, and faculty. Learn about the Gwynedd community; a place where young women thrive in an environment that fosters academic rigor, personal growth, and service and leadership opportunities.
Thank you for coming to this year's open house and we look forward to seeing you again next year!