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Now is your time… to explore both your interests and your potential. To develop skills as well as friendships. To transform yourself—and even your world.

Life at Mercersburg offers something for every student, whether you want to explore a current interest or to discover something new.

Explore the Arts
Do you have music on your mind? Have a flair for the dramatic? Like to paint, dance, or create? You’ll find lots of ways to express yourself in arts and culture!

Explore the Competition
If you like to push your body to its limits, Mercersburg’s athletic program has 26 sports to test your endurance. There are also sports-minded clubs and organizations, outdoor education, and a modern fitness center to keep you going strong.

Explore the World
Through community service, study-abroad programs, travel opportunities, and much more, Mercersburg students learn more about the world community, and how to make their own impact on it. Check out the school’s activity calendar to find all that’s going on.

You’ll find your place—and a lot more—at Mercersburg Academy.
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Founded in 1893 in the heart of Pennsylvania and the Mid-Atlantic, Mercersburg is a private, coed, college preparatory boarding school with approximately 440 students (15 percent are day), grades 9-12 and postgraduate.
We offer 170 courses, including AP and Honors, more than $6 million in financial aid, 26 varsity sports, and a state-of-the-art performing and visual arts center.
Located 90 minutes from Washington, D.C., and Baltimore, and within easy driving distance to New York City, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh.
300 East Seminary Street, Mercersburg, PA 17236
GPS Address: 10951 Buchanan Trail West, Mercersburg, PA 17236
717-328-6173