Benton Academy

Po Box 308,
Benton, MS, 39039-0390
     Tel: (662)673-9722
Grades: PK - 12 | 223 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

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

Student Body

Total Students 223 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 0%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Benton Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
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 CityCovenant Christian School
      (Presbyterian)
    Po Box 1108
    Yazoo CityMS39194
    (662)746-8855
      (Presbyterian)
    8.7 mi | 103 students | Gr. K-7                      
  • Yazoo CityManchester Academy
    2132 Gordon Ave
    Yazoo CityMS39194
    (662)746-5913
    14.7 mi | 379 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • CantonCanton Academy
      (Christian)
    Po Box 116
    CantonMS39046
    (601)859-5231
      (Christian)
    16.7 mi | 303 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • LexingtonCentral Holmes Christian School
    130 Robert E Lee Dr
    LexingtonMS39095
    (662)834-3011
    17.2 mi | 231 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • CantonFirst Presbyterian Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool  (Presbyterian)
    202 E Peace St
    CantonMS39046
    (601)859-3052
    Daycare / Preschool  (Presbyterian)
    20.5 mi | 7 students | Gr. PK-KG                      

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