Benton Academy

Po Box 308,
Benton, MS, 39039-0390
Tel: (662)673-9722
Benton Academy, through its curricula and school activities, is dedicated to the preparation of all students to a standard of excellence and Christ-like values.
We believe the school exists primarily for the students and that learning is an individual and continuing process.
We believe that the aim of private education is to provide for each child, regardless of ability or environment, the opportunity to develop to his/her maximum potential in mental maturity, moral values, physical fitness, emotional stability, social development, civic responsibility, and spiritual awareness.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 234 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Benton Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Manchester Academy (14.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Covenant Christian School (8.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Manchester Academy (14.7 miles away)
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  • Yazoo City Covenant Christian School
    (Presbyterian)
    Po Box 1108
    Yazoo City , MS , 39194
    (662)746-8855
    (Presbyterian)
    8.7  mi  |  103  students  |  Gr.  K-7
  • Yazoo City
    Manchester Academy
    (Christian)
    2132 Gordon Ave
    Yazoo City , MS , 39194
    (662)746-5913
    (Christian)
    14.7  mi  |  405  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Canton Canton Academy    
    (Christian)
    Po Box 116
    Canton , MS , 39046
    (601)859-5231
    (Christian)
    16.7  mi  |  315  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Lexington Central Holmes Christian School
    (Christian)
    130 Robert E Lee Dr
    Lexington , MS , 39095
    (662)834-3011
    (Christian)
    17.2  mi  |  261  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Canton Holy Child Jesus School
    (Roman Catholic)
    315 Garrett St
    Canton , MS , 39046
    (601)859-4168
    (Roman Catholic)
    20.7  mi  |  59  students  |  Gr.  K-2

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