D.b.a. Tunica Academy

  • Tunica Academy is a fully accredited Pre-K3-12 college-prep Christian School.
  • TA was chartered on June 23, 1964.  To learn more about our school, please visit our school website at www.tunicaacademy.com.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.AdvancED
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1964

Student Body

Total Students222 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade D.b.a. Tunica Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,500
Tuition NotesAn additional charge of $300 annually for grades 7-12 for laptop
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorCharles Barton
Admissions AssociateJanice Barton


Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldWeightlifting,

School Notes

  • New students must schedule an entrance interview with the Headmaster.  Please call 662-363-1051 or 901-351-2684 to make an appointment.  You will need to bring a copy of your child's most recent report card and standardized testing results (grades K-6) or a copy of your child's transcripts (grades 7-12). 
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