Mount Dora Schools are (almost) in Session

Mount Dora students and parents, get ready!  The 2015-2016 school season is here.  Although summer is still in full swing, local school children will soon be heading out the door sporting their new school clothes, toting their backpacks.

Mount Dora’s Triangle Elementary School (principal – Kathy Billard) and Round Lake Elementary School (principal – Linda Bartberger) will hold “Meet the Teacher” sessions on August 20th from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.  The first day of classes for students is August 24, with the bell ringing for the start of the day at 8:25. Students should arrive several minutes before that final bell rings.  Classes will let out for the day at 3:15. Triangle Elementary School calendar: Triangle Elementary School calendar and Round Lake Elementary School calendar: Round Lake Elementary School calendar

Mount Dora Middle School (principal – Al Larry) students get a bit more sleep than their elementary school counterparts. Final bell will ring at 9:20, with students released for the day at 4:10.  Students should arrive before 9:20 to ensure they get to their classroom before the 9:20 bell rings.  New student orientation will be held on August 20 from 10:00 to 11:30 and returning students should attend between 1:00 to 2:30. School Calendar: Mount Dora Middle School Calendar

Mount Dora High School  (principal – Dr. Rhonda Boone) will hold a Hurricane Forecast Freshmen Orientation Program on Friday, August 14 from 8:30 am – 11:30 am in the auditorium. Check-in will begin at 8:00. This orientation is for students only. The high school will hold an open house for students and parents on August 20 from 8:00-11:00 am.  First day of school is August 24.  School day is from 7:20 to 2:35.  Students should arrive several minutes before start time. School calendar here: Mount Dora High School calendar

Mount Dora Christian Academy (head of school – Dr. Brad Moser) is already in full swing.  Classes for children from preschool to High School began there on August 10. School calendar: Mount Dora Christian Academy Calendar

Montessori at Roseborough (head of school – Merry Hadden) begins on August 17 for toddlers, extended day primary, elementary and adolescent children.  August 18 is the first day for returning morning primary students. School information: Montessori at Roseborough website