Awards & Highlights 2019-20

National Merit
We are proud to congratulate senior Angela Rea for being named a Semifinalist in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program!

We are proud to congratulate seniors Elyse Zurawski and Katherine Hutter for being named Commended Students in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program!

Congratulations to Genesis Gonzales '20 who earned the status of Scholar in the National Hispanic Recognition Program! She scored in the top 2.5% among Hispanic and Latino PSAT/NMSQT test takers in the region.


Triple Gold Medal
Congratulations to Lexi Zydeck '21 who earned a Triple Gold Medal from the United States Figure Skating Association (USFSA) earlier this year. Lexi successfully completed the requirements of the senior free skate test, senior moves-in-the-field test and gold dance test. Only 1,300 athletes have ever reached this achievement and Lexi was only the 3rd figure skater in the Farmington Hills Ice Arena's 25 years of existence to accomplish this!
MVP for Team USA
Shout out to Jess Mruzik '20 Mercy volleyball star and Most Valuable Player of the 2019 FIVB Girls' U18 World Championships! Jess helped lead her USA team to an historic title after an epic gold medal win over Italy in the final of the 10-day tournament in Ismailia, Egypt.

This year we recognize the following staff for their dedicated years of service to Mercy High School:
20 Years
Mrs. Kelly Bickes (Spanish)
Mrs. Jennifer Burek (Counseling Office Support)
Mrs. Carol Shea (Spanish)
15 Years
Mrs. Carolyn Arlen (Main Office Support)
Mrs. Anne Hallberg (Cafeteria Manager)
Ms. Kate Scalzi (Assistant Athletic Director)
Mrs. Patricia Scheid (Main Office Support)
Mrs. Jennifer Stark (Advancement Director)
Mr. Jan Wampuszyc (Science)
Mrs. Marlene Wojcik (Assistant to the President)
10 Years
Dr. Cheryl Kreger (President)
Mrs Cindy Richter (Social Studies/Student Activities Coordinator)
5 Years
Mrs. Laura Everett (Alumnae Director)
Mrs. Andrea Kowalyk (Religious Study)
Ms. Isabelle Moore (Performing Arts)
Mrs. Brandi Lavely (Health/Physical Education)

AP Scholars 2019 - The AP Scholar Awards recognize high school students who have demonstrated exemplary college-level achievement on AP Exams.

 
AP Scholars with Distinction - Students who receive an average score of at least 3.5 on all AP Exams taken and scores of 3 or higher on five or more of these exams.
Colleen Thomson '19
 
AP Scholars with Honor - Students who receive an average score of at least 3.25 on all AP Exams taken and scores of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams.
Elise Almquist '19
Olivia Evans '19
Shayna Jankowski '19
Priyanka John '19
Francesca Schena '19
Sophie VanderWeele '19
  
AP Scholars - Students who receive scores of 3 or higher on three or more AP Exams.
Vanessa Aldstadt '19
Madeleine Ballard '19
Caroline Bimberg '19
Skyler Black '19
Charlotte Bridges '20
Hallie Buckner '19
Jessica Dillon '19
Jordan Eliason '19
Reese Faunt '20
Olivia Fras '19
Nathalie Gijsbers '19
Sarah Gormley '19
Lourdes Haddad '19
Melissa Kurpiers '19
Molly Makarewicz '19
Allison Myers '19
Hannah O'Sullivan '19
Chloe Pulick '20
Gabriella Rapp '19
Angela Rea '20
Angelina Rinaldi '19
Victoria Schmitz '19
Kylie Scott '19
Casey Stoneback '19
Lauren Sullivan '19