A Catholic Girls School in the Benedictine Tradition

Meg Mercante Honored as Student of the Year

Cissy LaForge
Meg Mercante was honored by the West St. Tammany Exchange Club as our Student of the Year.  Annually, one senior from each school in St. Tammany Parish is honored by the club for their outstanding academic achievement, involvement in school activities, leadership and service to the community.  A breakfast was held for all honorees and their parents.  Meg, a National Merit Finalist who earned a perfect 36 on the ACT, will attend Vanderbilt University  in the fall on an academic scholarship.
St. Scholastica Academy is a Catholic, all-girls, college-preparatory high school located in Covington, Louisiana. Founded in 1903, SSA perpetuates the Benedictine tradition of balancing prayer, work, study, and community in developing adolescent girls into Christian women grounded in the Gospel values of the Catholic faith.
St. Scholastica Academy is a Catholic girls high school of the Archdiocese of New Orleans. As such it admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities available to students at its schools. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, or athletic and other school-administered programs.