Define Yourself Here


You are the main character in your own story. Start creating that story here.

Some families have never considered a boarding and day school, while others think about the possibility and potential early on. Regardless of where you fall, we believe you’ll find there’s something special about Mercersburg. The atmosphere is filled with excitement and possibility. Simply put, we’re a place to express yourself.

Mercersburg exists to provide a transformational education—to help you learn, grow, and discover the real you. We’ve been shaping leaders and sending out graduates to positions of influence in the world for more than 125 years. You have the opportunity to become a part of that community, to form lifelong friendships, and to build your future.

Our faculty and staff will play a supporting role in guiding you, but it’s your story to write. That’s why you won’t just reach for your goals here—you’ll define them. So whether you’re mildly curious or already eager to apply, take a look at what Mercersburg has to offer.



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Mercersburg Academy is committed to preparing students for college and for life as global citizens. Our supportive residential environment fosters character and community, and our curriculum instills the value of hard work.

Mercersburg’s faculty and staff lead students to think for themselves and to approach life thoughtfully and creatively. At Mercersburg Academy, learning is rich, purposeful, and life changing.

We look forward to introducing you to our school, and we encourage you to visit campus and experience Mercersburg’s community firsthand!




Opportunities abound here.