Our Lady of Mercy School is a Catholic, college preparatory experimental American School which for over 60 years has offered a fully accredited American curriculum as well as a Brazilian curriculum for children of all nationalities from Pre Nursery (Toddler: 2 years of age) through the Twelfth Grade.
Our Lady of Mercy School is located at Rua Visconde de Caravelas, 48, Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and was founded in 1952. Our Lady of Mercy School is maintained by the Society of Our Lady of Mercy, a non-profit Catholic organization. It is supervised by a Board of Directors, which establishes school policy.
Our Lady of Mercy School has a simple organizational structure to allow flexible administrative and child centered pedagogical procedures.