Application Process

  • Thank you for your interest in Our Lady of Mercy School.
    As part of the TADS online application, you will be required to submit the following documents: 

    • a copy of your child's birth certificate
    • a copy of your child's baptismal certificate
    • a copy of your child’s past report cards and any standardized test scores
    • a recommendation form which must be sent directly from your child’s current teacher

    Please note that a student entering Pre-K3 must be three years old, a student entering Pre-K4 must be 4 years old and a student entering Kindergarten must be five years old by September 1 of the year they enter. You will be notified by e-mail from TADS whether your application has been accepted or declined for admission.

    Shadow Day Requirements

    • Grades 3-8:  As part of the admissions requirement, every child in grades 3-8 are required to complete a shadow visit before their application is considered complete.  Shadow days can be arranged by calling the school office at 301-365-4477.
    • Grades PreK-2:  Shadow days are optional but strongly encouraged.

    If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at 301-365-4477

    Click on the TADS button below to begin the application process:

    Click here to apply at