Mount De Sales Academy

Tel: (410)744-8498
Grades: 9-12 | 503 students
Mount de Sales Academy is a Catholic, all-girls, college preparatory high school administered by the Dominican Sisters of the St. Cecilia Congregation.
Mount de Sales Academy embodies the rich heritage of Catholic education for women in a framework of educational excellence and timeless Catholic tradition.
While fostering a genuine understanding of the Catholic faith, our educational program is designed to prepare young women for entrance into a selective college and for meeting the challenges of life.
The love of God impels the Trustees and Administration of Mount de Sales Academy to contribute to the advancement of the Kingdom of Christ on earth by providing a quality education for young women in the spirit of St. Francis de Sales.
The educational process and content will be, as in generations past, undergirded daily by the teaching and practice of the faith passed on by the Apostles and promulgated by the Catholic Church.
The curriculum will be primarily academic in nature, emphasizing the liberal arts as a tested way of preparing students both for further studies and for the challenges of life.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students 503 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade Mount De Sales Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Childrens Home Diagnostic Center School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Agnes School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Agnes School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Baltimore
    St Agnes School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 308 students
    0.3 miles
    603 Saint Agnes Ln
    Baltimore, MD 21229
  • Baltimore
    Grades: K-5 | 104 students
    0.6 miles
    5150 Balto Natl Pike
    Baltimore, MD 21229
  • Baltimore
    Emmanuel Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: KG-8 | 109 students
    0.7 miles
    929 Ingleside Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21228
  • Catonsville
    Grades: PK-8 | 108 students
    1 miles
    200 Ingleside Avenue
    Catonsville, MD 21228
  • Catonsville
    Childrens Home Diagnostic Center School
    All-girls  | Alternative School
    Grades: 8-11 | 14 students
    1.4 miles
    205 Bloomsbury Ave
    Catonsville, MD 21228

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