Desoto School

Tel: (870)572-6717
The mission of the faculty, administration, and Board of Directors of Desoto School, Inc., is to strive to serve the educational and social needs of its students through high quality instruction with emphasis on the college-bound student.
The school will strive to promote character development and life skills in a safe environment while encouraging family participation.
Success has been evidenced by the large number of DeSoto graduates who have entered college and are making a positive contribution to our society.
The purpose of Desoto School is simply and directly stated as quality education.
As DeSoto strives to achieve this objective, emphasis is given to helping students acquire a desire for knowledge and respect for learning, an understanding of our cultural heritage and respect for our country, a strong moral character, and a well-developed sense of personal responsibility.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 267 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Desoto School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Marvell Academy (11.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marvell Academy (11.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Marvell Academy (11.2 miles away)
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  • Marvell Marvell Academy
    (Christian)
    Po Box 277
    Marvell , AR , 72366
    (870)829-2931
    (Christian)
    11.2  mi  |  239  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Marianna Friendship Christian Academy
    (Baptist)
    3712 Highway 1 S
    Marianna , AR , 72360
    (870)295-6067
    (Baptist)
    12.3  mi  |  27  students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • Marianna
    Lee Academy Inc.
    973 Hwy 243
    Marianna , AR , 72360
    (870)295-3444
    16.9  mi  |  312  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Tunica Tunica Institute Of Learning
    Po Box 966
    Tunica , MS , 38676
    (662)363-1051
    19  mi  |  200  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Jonestown Jonestown Family Center
    Montessori School (Christian)
    Po Box 248
    Jonestown , MS , 38639
    (662)358-4335
    Montessori School (Christian)
    22.6  mi  |  27  students  |  Gr.  K

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