Benton Academy

Tel: (662)673-9722
  • 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)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 239 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
0%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Benton Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
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