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.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 243 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students
243 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade
Benton Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

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

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Benton Academy often compared to?

Benton Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Manchester Academy by visitors of our site.

When is the application deadline for Benton Academy?

The application deadline for Benton Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Calendar

View the Benton Academy yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
Spring Break (no school/daycare)
March 10, 2023 (Friday)
Seniors Last Day
April 28, 2023 (Friday)

School Reviews

Endorse Benton Academy. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards
Endorse this school:

Recent Articles

How To Find The School You Want
How To Find The School You Want
Finding the right school for your child is a major project. However, if you tackle it methodically, you will get good results. Here's a roadmap to finding the school you want.
Private School Supplies
Private School Supplies
Your child will need lots of supplies when she goes off to private school. These lists will help get you organized.
A Baker's Dozen of 'Must Have' Sites
A Baker's Dozen of 'Must Have' Sites
Here are my picks for 'must have' web sites when it comes to finding out about private K-12 schools.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 243 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Request Information

Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Mississippi is $5,760 for elementary schools and $6,449 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Mississippi is 96% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

Related School Videos

Quick Links