The Madge McCord Knott Academic Resource Center supports, enriches, and extends the educational program of Mount de Sales Academy. Students have access to our extensive collection including print, audiovisual, and electronic resources as well as assistance with research and technology. Computer workstations are available to students for academic computing, and students may also use our collaboration areas for their academic needs.
Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Student printer iPad support iPad charging stations iPad chargers for checkout Desktops available for collaborative work Mac desktop available Wired keyboards for iPads Find My iPad assistance Full Adobe Acrobat suite (includes Photoshop) available on desktops AutoCad available on desktops 3-D printer 3-D scanner MDS digital library (MackinVia)
Physical books for class work and personal reading available for checkout MackinVia ebook system
The Campus Ministry Program coordinates a wide range of liturgical and outreach activities for the entire school. The ministry differs from traditional community outreach in that it focuses on preparation, reflection, service, and celebration as it permeates every facet of school life. Students can log service hours using x2Vol in their Naviance accounts. Service opportunities are posted on the Mercy in Action LMS page.
The MDS Board of Trustees establishes policies and rates in February of the preceding academic year.
Tuition 2023-24 School Year: $15,920 per student in grades 6-12
$75 New Student Registration Fee (due from new families with enrollment agreement)
$200 – Senior Fee (due from families with senior students)
The Academy has moved to an automatic re-enrollment system for current students. For more information or to have your questions answered, please contact Maggie Gerwig, director of enrollment, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The deadline to apply for financial aid is March 1. Should you have any questions about your FACTS application, please call FACTS customer service at (866) 441-4637.
Click here for a detailed admissions timeline, including re-enrollment and financial aid dates.
We provide our teams with a full-time, certified athletic trainer. Lindsey Bray is present for games and select practices. She is available to evaluate, treat, and assist student-athletes with rehabilitation at our training room at Cavalier Fields and by appointment at the main campus.
The Back Porch school store is located at Trinity House on campus. The store is stocked with Cavalier gear, spirit wear, uniforms, and school supplies. Parents can purchase School Bucks through their My School Bucks account for students to use when shopping at the store.
Store Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:30AM-3:30PM
The Gear Trailer is located at Cavalier Fields and is open for home football games and other select home sporting events.
Proceeds benefit Cavalier Club and support our athletic program.