Educating and empowering young women since 1874


St. Mary Academy – Bay View has been educating and inspiring girls and young women since 1874. We are delighted that you are interested in learning more about our school, and we encourage you to visit campus to witness the benefits of an all-girls, Mercy education.

Get to Know Bay View!

Our community is warm and welcoming, and we invite you to get to know us. Choose one, two, or all of the Admissions events below to build your own experience. We look forward to meeting you.

* Note: Visitors are required to wear masks to on-campus events.  

Day at the Bay/Shadow Day Visit

Spend a day in school with a current student. (Required for Grades 2-8)



Lower School


Middle School


Upper School

Open House Nov. 14th @ Noon

Get to know our community and learn about the Bay View advantage!


The Bay View Experience

 Monday, December 6th @  6:30PM.  
Join Bay View Upper School and Middle School students for an entertaining evening as they share stories of their Bay View experiences, their favorite Bay View traditions, and memorable Bay View moments.

This is a virtual event - you can do it from the comfort of your home!



Meet the Team

Janine Cooney

Janine Cooney

Director of Admissions & Marketing