Deseret Academy

304 5th Street,
Satsuma, FL, 32189-0321
Tel: (386)649-4978
Grades: 1 - 12 | 69 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 69 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Deseret Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
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
Tuition Notes monthly; $50 enrollment fee initially
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.

    Profile last updated: 01/19/2013

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The nearest high school is Peniel Baptist Academy (4.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Peniel Baptist Academy (4.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Peniel Baptist Academy (4.3 miles away)
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