Mount Dora Christian Academy

301 West 13th Avenue
Mount Dora, FL 32757-0327
Tel: (352)383-2155
Grades: PK-12 | 552 students
Our school is a unique place where a level of excellence and compassion challenges the mind and touches the spirit.
High academics may be found in many places, but the MDCA difference is that teaching is Christ-centered in every classroom and activity.
Selecting a school for your child is an important step towards shaping his or her future and we sincerely appreciate you inquiring about Mount Dora Christian Academy.
Call now to schedule a tour of our 70 acre campus.  To have an admission packet mailed to you, please call or email a request though the website.
You can visit us at or call 352-383-2155 ext.261. Open House Events MDCA opens its doors to prospective families throughout the school year.
***Please join us for our first Open House November 8, 2015 2-4 pm Student Center Tuesday Tour Days Join us for Tuesday Tour days once a month to tour the school and see what we are all about.
Dates coming soon! Campus Tours Personal campus tours are offered daily! Schedule your personal tour by calling our Admissions Director Natalie Yawn.
We look forward to meeting you soon.
Student Shadowing Prospective Students Would you like to experience a day in the life of an MDCA student? Students in grades K-12 will be partnered with an MDCA student, in their grade level, and they will follow his/her schedule for a day. Students are welcome to schedule a shadowing visit Monday through Friday, we ask that you choose a date two or more days from the date of the RSVP.   

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Christian School Association (NCSA)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Church of Christ
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1945

Student Body

Total Students 552 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 35%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP U.S. History, AP Biology, AP English Literature, AP Calculus,
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(no uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,958
Tuition Notes Elementary Tuition is $8082. Middle School Tuition is $8868. More detailed tuition information is located at our website under admissions
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Admissions Director Natalie Yawn
Admissions Associate Sharon Coe


Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Best Buddies, Boys & Girls Bible Study, International Thespian Society, Jazz Band, Jr. & Sr. Marching/Concert Band, Junior & Senior Beta Clubs, Mu Alpha Theta Honors Math Club, Robotics Team, Science National Honors Society, Spanish Honors Society, Student Government Association, Student Leadership Academy, Tri-M Music Honors Society Best Buddies, Jazz Band, Robotics Team, Boys & Girls Bible Study,
International Thespian Society,
Jr. & Sr. Marching/Concert Band,
Junior & Senior Beta Clubs,
Mu Alpha Theta Honors Math Club,
Science National Honors Society,
Spanish Honors Society,
Student Government Association,
Student Leadership Academy,
Tri-M Music Honors Society,

School Notes:

  • With a mission statement of Educating for Life and Eternity, Christian Home & Bible School is an accredited private Christian school on a beautiful 70 acre campus where students are provided opportunities in rigorous academics, competitive fine arts, and winning athletics. Each subject is taught with a Christian perspective and students learn to serve others through community service. Our goal is to prepare students for the work place, for the collegiate environment, and to look at the world through the eyes of the Lord.

Profile last updated: 08/27/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is House Of Restoration Ministries Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is House Of Restoration Ministries Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori At Roseborough (0.8 miles away)
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    Grades: 4-12 | 8 students
    0.5 miles
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    Mount Dora, FL 32757
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    Grades: NS-9 | 127 students
    0.8 miles
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    Mount Dora, FL 32757
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    Grades: 3-12 | 65 students
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    19650 Us Highway 441
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    Grades: PK-12 | 127 students
    2.1 miles
    21951 U S Hwy 441
    Mount Dora, FL 32756
  • Mount Dora
    Life Changing Christian Academy
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    Grades: K-10 | 79 students
    2.3 miles
    2705 Robie Avenue
    Mount Dora, FL 32757

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