Welcome to Mount Alvernia

As a community of learners in relationship with the Creator and steeped in Franciscan tradition, Mount Alvernia High School enlightens and shapes courageous, compassionate and articulate women who believe that life has a purpose, who are able to discern the “good” and who will be an effective force for it in the world.Our Mission
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Celebrating 90 Years of Franciscan Education

The Missionary Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate Conception founded Mount Alvernia in September 1927 on Manet Road in Chestnut Hill. Throughout nine decades, our original mission has never wavered: to educate young women.

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