Mount Dora Christian Academy

Tel: (352)383-2155
  • 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 AffiliationChurch of Christ
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1945
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2017

Student Body

Total Students552 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by GradeMount Dora Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Number of AP Courses4 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP U.S. History, AP Biology, AP English Literature, AP Calculus,
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(no uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,958
Tuition NotesElementary 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 DirectorNatalie Yawn
Admissions AssociateSharon Coe


Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsBaseball, 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

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.
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