Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MS School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 246 students
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Desoto Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
2018

Student Body

Total Students
246 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
13%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade
Desoto Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size
18 students
Average ACT score
25
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

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 

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (6 reviews)
5  
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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5  
Great school with Godly teachers and staff! I would strongly recommend this school!
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5  
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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5  
Excellent school with a small town feel. We are very happy with our choice to move our kids here.
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5  
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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5  
Great school and staff! My kids love it and so will yours!
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MS School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 246 students
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Mississippi is $5,554 for elementary schools and $6,337 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).

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