Mount de Sales Academy

851 Orange Street
Macon, GA 31201-0312
Tel: (478)751-3240
Grades: 6-12 | 658 students
An independent Catholic, coeducational, college preparatory school, we have been located on one of historic Macon's highest hills since our founding by the Sisters of Mercy in 1876.
We continue to be faithful to our mission of educating young men and women of all cultural, economic, and religious backgrounds.
Mount de Sales continues to be the leading school for National Merit Semifinalists in the region.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Institute for Independent Education
Other school association(s)
Mercy Secondary Education Association (MSEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1876
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 1992

Student Body

Total Students 658 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Mount de Sales Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
43%
Average Class Size 17 students
Number of AP Courses 13 courses
Advanced Courses Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, Computer Science, English Language & Composition, English Literature & Composition, European History, Government & Politics, Psychology, US History, World History
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Lands End Uniform )

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $11,590
% on Financial Aid
21%
Acceptance Rate
86%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Linda Cardwell

Sports

Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Competition Club, Builders Club, Chess Club, Cricket Club, Environmental Club, Academic Bowl, Cavalier Ambassadors, Computer Generated Animation, Cyber Athletes League, Debate, Environmenal Club, Faith Sharing Group, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, History Club, Interact Club, Key Club, International Club, Natl, Garden Club, Guitar Club, Math Club, Mercy Squad, Natl Jr Honor Society, Quiz Bowl, Science Olympics Builders Club, Chess Club, Cricket Club, Garden Club, Guitar Club, Math Club, Mercy Squad, Quiz Bowl, Art Competition Club,
Environmental Club, Academic Bowl, Cavalier Ambassadors, Computer Generated Animation, Cyber Athletes League, Debate, Environmenal Club, Faith Sharing Group, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, History Club, Interact Club, Key Club, International Club, Natl,
Natl Jr Honor Society,
Science Olympics,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Progressive Christian Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Josephs Catholic School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Josephs Catholic School (0.3 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Macon
    Grades: PK-6 | 305 students
    0.3 miles
    905 High St
    Macon, GA 31201
    (478)742-0636
    0.3PK-6
    305
  • Macon
    Grades: K-9 | 150 students
    0.8 miles
    151 Madison St
    Macon, GA 31201
    (478)742-3134
    0.8K-9
    150
  • Temple Hills
    Grades: PK-11 | 276 students
    0.8 miles
    5408 Brinkley Road
    Temple Hills, MD 20748
    (301)449-3160
    0.8PK-11
    276
  • Macon
    Grades: PK-8 | 212 students
    0.9 miles
    133 Ward St
    Macon, GA 31204
    (478)743-3985
    0.9PK-8
    212
  • Macon
    Grades: KG-2 | 107 students
    1.9 miles
    345 Edward Ave
    Macon, GA 31204
    (478)745-0333
    1.9KG-2
    107

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The best school in Macon by far. Rigorous academics and an outstanding learning environment. Prepares students not only for college but life as well.
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