Benton Academy

  • 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)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students243 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Benton Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yazoo City
    Grades: PK-12 | 403 students
    14.7 miles
    2132 Gordon Ave
    Yazoo City, MS 39194
    (662) 746-5913
    14.7 PK-12
    403
  • Madison
    Grades: PK-12 | 1075 students
    30.4 miles
    7601 Old Canton Road
    Madison, MS 39110
    (601) 856-4455
    30.4 PK-12
    1075
  • Yazoo City
    Grades: PK-6 | 103 students
    15.3 miles
    1926 Grand Avenue ,Po Box 1108
    Yazoo City, MS 39194
    (662) 746-8855
    15.3 PK-6
    103

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