Sharkey-issaquena Academy

Tel: (662)873-4241
Grades: PK-12 | 191 students
Sharkey-Issaquena Academy is a private, non-profit organization for the total education of the child.
SIA is accredited by the Mississippi Private School Association.
The Administration, faculty, students, and parents of Sharkey-Issaquena Academy shall strive to provide educational and social opportunities that will enable the student to attain maximum growth mentally, physically, morally, socially, culturally, and spiritually, so that he/she may develop into a responsible citizen.
Since part of the responsibility for the full development of our students must be borne by the home, the church, the community, and other agencies, we actively seek their support in sharing this responsibility.
Sharkey-Issaquena Academy admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.
It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs and athletic and other school administered programs.
Scholarships may be available to minority students.

School Overview

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Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 191 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Sharkey-issaquena Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Briarfield Academy (19.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Briarfield Academy (19.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Briarfield Academy (19.6 miles away)
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