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Field Day from a Freshman’s Point of View

Lindsey Dixon

March 23, 2015

Filed under Opinion, School News

The Field Day at my previous schools consisted of only field events, like tug-of-war, races, and kick ball tournaments; however, Field Day at Mercy High School is completely different.  Field Day is a huge competition among all...

“Oh, The Places You’ll Go!”

Raquel Ramos and Deanna Stephen

March 16, 2015

Filed under Features, School News, Showcase

Christina McDonough York College of Pennsylvania Majoring in Nursing Club Sports She chose this college because it's close to home and has a good nursing program "I play soccer, basketball, and lacrosse."   ...

Junior Emmaus

Grace King

March 16, 2015

Filed under School News

Very inspiring, relatable, and informative were some of the words members of the junior class used to describe their Emmaus which was held on February 11th. The theme of the Emmaus was centered around social justice. The juniors...

The Timeless Circle of Seniors: A Retreat Reflection

Deanna Stephen

March 13, 2015

Filed under School News

       Girls from Mercy's senior class embarked in a two- day retreat experience at the O'Dwyer Retreat House, known to many confirmation goers and Catholic community members as a place for personal reflection and bonding with ...

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