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
16%
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
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorCharles Barton
Admissions AssociateJanice Barton

Sports

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