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.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 614 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,488
  • Acceptance rate: 74%
  • Average class size: 14 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Mount Dora Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1945
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2017

Student Body

Total Students
614 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
Mount Dora Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
56 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
55%
Average Class Size
14 students
Number of AP Courses
6 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP Human Geography, AP Statistics, AP U.S. History
Average SAT score
1300
Average ACT score
29
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniform)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Elementary 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 Director
Natalie Yawn
Admissions Associate
Ashton Davis

Sports

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.

School Reviews

Endorse Mount Dora Christian Academy. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards
Endorse this school:

Recent Articles

Identifying Your School's Brand
Identifying Your School's Brand
Creating a brand identity for your school is an essential part of your marketing strategy. We walk you through the process.
7 Reasons Why Private School May Be The Right Choice
7 Reasons Why Private School May Be The Right Choice
Private schools come in a wide variety of educational approaches. We show you how to refine your school search.
What A Teacher Does
June 01, 2021
What A Teacher Does
A teacher wears many hats. Here's a look at her duties and responsibilities.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 614 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,488
  • Acceptance rate: 74%
  • Average class size: 14 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Request Information

Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Lake County, FL is $7,305 for elementary schools and $7,723 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Lake County, FL is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

Related School Videos

Quick Links