The Mount community celebrates liturgies and prayer services in Chapel regularly. Family members are invited to attend.
2016-2017 Academic Year
Mercy Day* - Monday, September 26, 2016
The school community gathers together to celebrate the core values of the Sisters of Mercy and the ideals on which the Mercy tradition was founded. The Sisters who reside on campus and those associated with the school are honored as they renew their vows.
Junior Ring Mass* - Friday, November 18, 2016
This ceremony is a rite of passage for Mount students. Juniors receive their class rings as they are officially recognized as upperclasswomen. Please note - this is a white gown day for juniors only.
Thanksgiving Prayer Service - Tuesday, November 22, 2016
The Mount community gathers to express gratitude during the Thanksgiving season.
Christmas Tree Blessing & Immaculate Conception Liturgy* - Thursday, December 8, 2016
The Feast of the Immaculate Conception is celebrated as the community recognizes Advent and the coming Christmas season with the annual blessing of the Chapel Christmas tree. This year, the grandparents of juniors and seniors are invited to attend Mass followed by a special reception in their honor.
Catholic Schools Week Liturgy - Monday, January 30, 2017
The Mount celebrates the start of Catholic Schools Week.
Stations of the Cross - Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Mount students reenact the journey of Jesus to Calvary in this last gathering before the Easter holiday.
May Crowning* - Tuesday, May 2, 2017*
This special Mass honors the Blessed Mother. This year, the grandparents of freshmen and sophomores are invited to attend. They will enjoy a reception in their honor at the conclusion of the service.
Ascension Thursday - Thursday, May 25, 2017
The Mount community will gather to celebrate this holy day.
Closing Liturgy - Thursday, June 1, 2017
Students, faculty, and staff gather to reflect on the end of the school year and honor the graduating seniors.
Baccalaureate Mass* - Friday, June 2, 2017*
*Denotes a white gown day
This Liturgy is held specifically for Mount seniors and their families to commemorate their four years at the Academy. It is held the evening before graduation. Please note - this is a white gown event for seniors only.