Box Tops for Education

Collecting Box Tops is an easy way to earn cash for our school.

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Daily Announcements

Welcome Back to School!

Wed. Sept. 3rd - Half Day 8:20am start and 11:30am Dismissal

Thursday Sept. 4th - Full Day of Classes - 8:20am - 2:45pm 

Friday Sept. 5th
- Full Day of Classes - 8:20am - 2:45pm

Catholic Schools Article

At the end of Catholic Schools Week the New York Post published the following arti
Please click the link below.

Our Lady of Mercy School follows the school closing/delay plan of the Hicksville Public School District.  In the event that Our Lady of Mercy has to close due to weather conditions, School Reach will be used to notify school families and staff. Calls will be made between the hours of 6 a.m. and 10 p.m. The announcement will also be posted on the school website and will be called into the following radio and television stations immediately upon receiving notice from Hicksville administration.

News 12 LI (12)                4 (NBC)               WALK-FM (97.5)                  

Families living outside of the Hicksville School District  should monitor the availability of bus transportation in the event that Our Lady of Mercy/Hicksville schools are open and your home school district is closed or has a delayed opening.     


Rockville Centre—Ursuline Sister Joanne Callahan, Diocesan  Superintendent of Schools, is recognized as an official with authority to respond to Revenue Procedure

(75-50) which was published in the Internal Revenue Bulletin dated December 8, 1975.

In conformity with the IRS regulation, notice is hereby given that the schools of the Diocese of Rockville Centre admit students of any race to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the schools and that the schools do not discriminate on the basis of race in administration of their education policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

Sister Joanne further explained that the very notion of racial discrimination is diametrically opposed to the concept of Christian communities that our schools strive to be.  She also pointed out that our Catholic schools have always welcomed and have been enriched by students from various ethnic groups.

Long Island Catholic Magazine

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Comprehensive Attendance Policy

As a reminder of the Our Lady of Mercy School's attendance policy, please view the "Comprehensive Attendance Policy" file below which is also located on the left side in "School Information" under "Policies and Procedures." 

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Diocesan News

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, September 2
Faculty Meeting
Wednesday, September 3
2014-2015 School Year Begins

For Grades K-8
Early Dismissal - 11:30 AM
Thursday, September 4
K-8 Full Day

Please be sure you provide lunch today

T/Th N (9:15-10:00 am)
PK All Day (A-L)
9:15-10:00 AM
PK All Day (M-Z)
10:45-11:30 AM

N-4 Parent Meeting
7:15 PM

Friday, September 5
K-8 Full Day

Please be sure to provide lunch today

M/W/F Nursery
(9:15-10:00 AM)
9:15-10:00 AM
1:15-2:00 PM

Band Demo
1:30 PM
(grades 2-8)

Today, 9/1/2014
High: 84 Low: 71
47% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 9/2/2014
High: 87 Low: 70
Slight chance thunderstorms
24% chance of precipitation.

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