Frequently Asked Questions


  • What is the school 2023 – 2024 calendar year?
    The first day of school August 21, 2023, the last day of school is June 7, 2024. 
  • How long is the school day?
    8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. DMA does not have 1/2 days or early release days.
  • Does DMA accommodate students with IEPs?
    Please submit a copy of your child’s current IEP, MET and supporting reports so that our staff can determine whether or not the DMA program can meet your child’s needs.
  • Do you have to be Catholic to attend DMA?
    No. Students are of all faiths are welcome to come to DMA. Our students come from a variety of cultures and religious backgrounds. We are proud of our diversity.
  • Does DMA offer financial aid?
    Please contact our office for more information.
  • What grades/ages does DMA teach?
    We accept students in grades K-8.
  • When can I apply?
    Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.