Desoto Christian Academy

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded2018

Student Body

Total Students246 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Desoto Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size18 students
Average ACT score25
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%


Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsArchery, Baseball, Basketball, Softball, VolleyballArcheryBaseball,

School Notes

Student/Teacher Ratios: 
  • Pre-Kindergarten: 1:10 - Up to 20 students per class with one teacher and one teacher assistant
  • Kindergarten: 1:10 - Up to 20 students per class with one teacher and one teacher assistant
  • 1st 8th Grade: 1:20
  • 9th-12th Grade: 1:20
  • Students benefit from the personal attention of our faculty who are professional, dedicated, and committed to each child's success
  • DCA is a member of ACSI, accredited with AdvancEd 

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Olive Branch
    Grades: PK-12 | 82 students
    4.6 miles
    4105 Goodman Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662) 895-0525
    4.6 PK-12
  • Southaven
    Grades: PK-12 | 926 students
    6.1 miles
    7400 Getwell Rd
    Southaven, MS 38672
    (662) 349-5096
    6.1 PK-12
  • Southaven
    Sacred Heart School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 333 students
    7.8 miles
    5150 Tchulahoma Road
    Southaven, MS 38671
    (662) 349-0900
    7.8 PK-8
  • Victoria
    Grades: PK-12 | 108 students
    14 miles
    184 Friendship Rd
    Victoria, MS 38679
    (662) 838-4000
    14 PK-12
  • Arlington
    Grades: PK-12 | 612 students
    18.6 miles
    11015 Highway 64
    Arlington, TN 38002
    (901) 290-5555
    18.6 PK-12

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (6 reviews)
DeSoto Christian Academy is an incredible, Christ-centered school where my children are thriving! The faculty genuinely care about each student and the curriculum is challenging yet manageable. We are very grateful for DCA and highly recommend it to anyone looking for a solid, Christian education!
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Great school with Godly teachers and staff! I would strongly recommend this school!
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Wonderful school!! Teachers and Administrators go above and beyond to educate and support the students. So glad that we moved from public schools.
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Excellent school with a small town feel. We are very happy with our choice to move our kids here.
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DCA is a school where everyone that works there cares about the students and helping them succeed. I''ve never seen a school with so many people that really and truly, honestly care about the kids.
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Great school and staff! My kids love it and so will yours!
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The average private school tuition in Mississippi is $4,469 for elementary schools and $6,191 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Mississippi is 95% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).