About OLM School

For more information contact: Our Lady of Mercy School
1400 E. 27th St.
Merced, CA 95340
(209) 722-7496
Fax (209) 722-7532

Judy Blackburn, Principal

Since 1927
Preschool – Grade 8
Fully Accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges
Certified by the Western Catholic Education Association

The Tradition Continues…

Religious Formation

  • Daily religion classes taught by certificated religion teachers
  • Masses and prayer services
  • Sacramental preparation
  • Family life classes
  • Fostering of Christian attitudes and values
  • Service to community
  • Development of self-esteem
  • Nurturing a sense of responsibility


  • Challenging curriculum
  • Curriculum aligned with state frameworks
  • Library specialist; weekly library classes
  • Computer lab and instruction
  • Enrichment through elective classes for grades 5-8
  • Music classes
  • Outdoor education camp, grade 6

Physical Formation

  • Physical Education courses
  • Large playground area
  • Sportsmanship and teamwork
  • Annual health screenings

Extracurricular Offerings

Parent Involvement