Deseret Academy

Tel: (386)649-4978
Grades: 1-12 | 90 students
  • Deseret Academy was founded in 1991 when it became evident that students doing their work at home needed a vehicle whereby they could earn their high school diploma.
  • We have been homeschooling since 1977 and use curriculums that stimulate the skills necessary for learning and teaching oneself.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 1-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1991

Student Body

Total Students 90 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 33%
Students by Grade Deseret Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 45:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size 3 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $50
Tuition Notes monthly; $50 enrollment fee initially in addition to first month's tuition
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Cinthia R. Trunk

School Notes

Earn your high school diploma at home! Monthly meetings are held to assign work and collect previously completed work. Report cards are issued monthly. Transcripts are updated as course work is completed.
  • Online, telephone, or e-mail assistance with homework.
  • Extensive SAT and ACT related curriculum for help with college boards.
  • Dual-enrollment available in local colleges for qualified students.

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