Adhiambo School

  • Adhiambo School was first designed as a learning institute for preschool and kindergarten children.
  • Two years later, the school expanded to third through fifth grade.
  • It sought to establish and perpetuate moral attitudes and values to develop and add to the children's personalities and character, virtue, knowledge, temperance, patience, brotherliness, kindliness and charity.
  • The aim has been to be loving, concerned, working advocates for children and youth, to strengthen attitudes of self determination by developing sound academic programs.
  • It is also our aim to motivate through positive cultural images, and provide a well-rounded curriculum with trips It is also our aim to motivate through positive cultural images, and provide a well-rounded curriculum with trips and experiences to supplement the classroom and textbooks.and experiences to supplement the classroom and textbooks.
  • We encourage the teaching of values in a systematic way that reflects views encompassing the social, economic, political, spiritual, and emotional ramifications that Africans face in this country and throughout the world.
  • The value system, self concept based on identity, purpose and direction, culture and community in education, and the historic approach is the key to learning.
  • The programs of the school emphasize the cultivative and total development of young children.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students151 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Adhiambo School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size16 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling


Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsBasketball, DanceBasketballDance,
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  • Jackson
    Grades: PK-12 | 608 students
    5.7 miles
    4060 S Siwell Rd
    Jackson, MS 39212
    5.7 PK-12
  • Jackson
    Grades: PK-6 | 333 students
    5.7 miles
    5202 Watkins Dr
    Jackson, MS 39206
    5.7 PK-6
  • Jackson
    Grades: PK-12 | 1162 students
    7.1 miles
    4908 Ridgewood Road
    Jackson, MS 39211
    7.1 PK-12
  • Clinton
    Grades: PK-12 | 112 students
    5.1 miles
    1580 Clinton-Raymond Rd.
    Clinton, MS 39056
    5.1 PK-12
  • Jackson
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    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: PK-1 | 82 students
    3 miles
    5835 Highway 80 W
    Jackson, MS 39209
    3 PK-1

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