Mount Dora Christian Academy

  • 2017 National Blue Ribbon Elementary School Connecting with students is a hallmark characteristic of the MDCA faculty. Students flourish in an environment that blends superior learning outcomes with a family atmosphere.
  • Athletics, fine arts, clubs, and organizations further enhance the opportunities for students to be truly known by those around them.
  • From two years old until high school graduation, students are valued and encouraged to purse their passions.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Christian School Association (NCSA)
AdvancED
Religious AffiliationChurch of Christ
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1945
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2017

Student Body

Total Students614 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Mount Dora Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
55%
Average Class Size14 students
Number of AP Courses6 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, AP Calculus, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP Human Geography, AP Statistics, AP U.S. History
Average SAT score1300
Average ACT score29
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$10,488
Tuition NotesElementary Tuition is $9468. Middle School Tuition is $10380. High School Tuition is 10488. More detailed tuition information can be found on our website under admission/tuition & fees.
% on Financial Aid
35%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,500
Acceptance Rate
74%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorNatalie Yawn
Admissions AssociateAshton Davis

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Weightlifting

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Boys & Girls Bible Study, Robotics Team, Spanish Honors Society, Student Government Association

Club or Organization:
Color Guard, Junior Beta Club, Key Club, Mission Possible, Rho Kappa, Senior Beta Club, STEM National Honors Society, Student Athletic Advisory Council, Yearbook Staff

Arts and Music Programs:
Beginner Band, Concert Band, Jazz Band

School Notes

  • With a mission statement of Educating for Life and Eternity, Mount Dora Christian Academy 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 worldview and students learn to serve others through community service. Our goal is to prepare students for the collegiate environment, for the work place, for an abundant life and to look at the world through the eyes of the Christ.

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