Benton Academy

Tel: (662)673-9722
Grades: PK-12 | 239 students
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

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Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 239 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Benton Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private 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
    Grades: K-7 | 103 students
    8.7 miles
    Po Box 1108
    Yazoo City, MS 39194
  • Yazoo City
    Grades: PK-12 | 403 students
    14.7 miles
    2132 Gordon Ave
    Yazoo City, MS 39194
  • Canton
    Canton Academy
    Grades: PK-12 | 326 students
    16.7 miles
    Po Box 116
    Canton, MS 39046
  • Lexington
    Grades: PK-12 | 256 students
    17.2 miles
    130 Robert E Lee Dr
    Lexington, MS 39095
  • Canton
    First Presbyterian Kindergarten
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    Grades: PK-KG | 67 students
    20.5 miles
    202 E Peace St
    Canton, MS 39046

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The average private school tuition in Mississippi is $4,198 for elementary schools and $6,971 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).