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 Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 1992

Student Body

Total Students 658 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Mount de Sales Academy Students 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 $10,265
Tuition Notes Middle School: $10135 Upper School: $10265
% on Financial Aid 21%
Acceptance Rate 86%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Linda Cardwell


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


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 Schools:

The nearest high school is Covenant Academy Inc (4.2 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)
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  • MaconSt Josephs Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    905 High St
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.3 mi | 282 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • MaconProgressive Christian Academy
    151 Madison St
    0.8 mi | 98 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • MaconSt. Peter Claver
      (Roman Catholic)
    133 Ward St
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 178 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • MaconM A Evans Grade School
    345 Edward Ave
    1.9 mi | 107 students | Gr. KG-2                      
  • MaconBethany Christian Academy
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    1550 Edna Pl
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    2.9 mi | 39 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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