Monsignor Donovan Catholic High School

  • The mission of Monsignor Donovan Catholic high School (MDCHS) as a Catholic college-preparatory school is to develop leaders with the competence, conscience, compassion, confidence, and courage who, out of love for Christ and others, will radiate Christ in their lives.
  • MDCHS is a college-preparatory school dedicated to providing opportunities for the development of the spiritual, moral, emotional, intellectual, social, and physical growth of each student.
  • As we strive to nurture within each student the belief that we are all created by a personal and a loving God who cares for us and desires that we share with Him His life of happiness, our goal is to work in partnership with parents in developing in their sons and daughters a sense of responsibility to God, to themselves, and to their fellow human beings.
  • We strive to help each student to develop a realistic and positive self-image, thus enabling the student to be a productive and happy individual.
  • The mission of Monsignor Donovan Catholic High School as a Catholic College-Preparatory School is to develop leaders of competence, conscience, compassion, confidence, and courage who, out of love for Christ and others, will radiate Christ in their lives.

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School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Catholic Education Association
Georgia Accrediting Commission
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded2003

Student Body

Total Students105 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
43%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Monsignor Donovan Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses9 courses
Advanced CoursesAP Art, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Competition, AP Latin Vergil, AP U.S. History
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 23
Yearly Tuition Cost$11,700
% on Financial Aid
70%
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorPaul Quick

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
GymnasticsSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisVolleyball,
Weightlifting
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Athens
    Grades: PK-12 | 943 students
    6.8 miles
    1281 Spartan Lane
    Athens, GA 30606
    (706) 433-2403
    6.8 PK-12
    943
  • Atlanta
    Grades: 6-12 | 215 students
    56.7 miles
    3254 Northside Parkway NW
    Atlanta, GA 30327
    (404) 845-0900
    56.7 6-12
    215
  • Atlanta
    Grades: 9-12 | 1096 students
    48.9 miles
    2674 Johnson Road NE
    Atlanta, GA 30345
    (404) 636-3023
    48.9 9-12
    1096
  • Cumming
     Pinecrest Academy Inc
    Pinecrest Academy Inc Photo - Our students are known by first name by all of their teachers and are taught in a loving, nurturing environment, with Christ always at the center.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-12 | 449 students
    42.6 miles
    955 Peachtree Parkway
    Cumming, GA 30041
    (770) 888-4477
    42.6 PK-12
    449
  • Duluth
    Notre Dame Academy
    Notre Dame Academy Photo - Notre Dame Academy's Elementary & Middle School Campus
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-12 | 334 students
    41.4 miles
    4635 River Green Pkwy
    Duluth, GA 30096
    (678) 387-9385
    41.4 K-12
    334

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The average private school tuition in Georgia is $9,009 for elementary schools and $11,575 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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