Oldest Private Schools in Mississippi

The average private school in Mississippi was founded around 1968 (2021-22).
The oldest private school in Mississippi is Cathedral School, founded in 1847.

Oldest Private Schools in Mississippi (2021-22)

School
Founding Date
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Cathedral School
Cathedral School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1847
Grades: PK-12
701 N Dr Martin Luther King Jr St
Natchez, MS 39120
(601) 445-9844
Rank: #22.
Saint Stanislaus High School
Saint Stanislaus High School Photo - Saint Stanislaus
All-boys (Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1854
Grades: 7-12
304 S. Beach Blvd.
Bay Saint Louis, MS 39520
(228) 467-9057
Rank: #33.
Vicksburg Catholic School
Vicksburg Catholic School Photo - St. Aloysius offers a college preparatory curriculum. Honors and Advanced Placement classes are offered in certain subjects, as well as several dual credit courses. St. Aloysius fields eighteen athletic teams in twelve different sports. Service, academic, and leadership clubs, honor societies, marching band, retreat team and more provide abundant extracurricular opportunities.
(Roman Catholic)
(2)
Founding Date: 1860
Grades: PK-12
1900 Grove Street
Vicksburg, MS 39183
(601) 636-2256
Rank: #44.
St. Joseph Catholic School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1870
Grades: 7-12
308 New Mannsdale Rd
Madison, MS 39110
(601) 898-4800
Rank: #55.
Resurrection Catholic School - Elementary Campus
(Roman Catholic)
(1)
Founding Date: 1882
Grades: PK-6
3704 Quinn Dr
Pascagoula, MS 39581
(228) 762-3353
Rank: #66.
St. Alphonsus School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1883
Grades: PK-6
504 Jackson Ave
Ocean Springs, MS 39564
(228) 875-5329
Rank: #77.
French Camp Academy
French Camp Academy Photo
(Christian)
Founding Date: 1885
Grades: 7-12
One Fine Place
French Camp, MS 39745
(662) 547-6113
Rank: #88.
Holy Child Jesus School
(Roman Catholic)
(1)
Founding Date: 1946
Grades: K-2
315 Garrett St
Canton, MS 39046
(601) 859-4168
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Sacred Heart School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1947
Grades: PK-8
5150 Tchulahoma Road
Southaven, MS 38671
(662) 349-0900
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
St. Andrews Episcopal School
(Episcopal)
(1)
Founding Date: 1947
Grades: PK-12
4120 Old Canton Road
Jackson, MS 39216
(601) 987-9300
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Coast Episcopal School
Coast Episcopal School Photo
(Episcopal)
Founding Date: 1950
Grades: NS-6
5065 Espy Ave
Long Beach, MS 39560
(228) 452-9442
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
St. Johns Day School
St. Johns Day School Photo - We love SJDS!
(Episcopal)
Founding Date: 1950
Grades: PK-6
520 N 5th Ave
Laurel, MS 39440
(601) 428-4350
Rank: #1313.
Jackson Academy
Jackson Academy Photo
(1)
Founding Date: 1959
Grades: PK-12
4908 Ridgewood Road
Jackson, MS 39211
(601) 364-5761
Rank: #1414.
Central Baptist School
Central Baptist School Photo
(Baptist)
Founding Date: 1962
Grades: PK-12
35 P D Freeman Rd
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
(601) 544-0161
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Annunciation Catholic School
Annunciation Catholic School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
(1)
Founding Date: 1963
Grades: PK-8
223 N Browder St
Columbus, MS 39702
(662) 328-4479
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
St. James School
(Roman Catholic)
(3)
Founding Date: 1963
Grades: PK-6
603 West Avenue
Gulfport, MS 39507
(228) 896-6631
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
D.b.a. Tunica Academy
(Christian)
Founding Date: 1964
Grades: PK-12
584 Academy Drive
Tunica, MS 38676
(662) 363-1051
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Lamar School
Founding Date: 1964
Grades: PK-12
544 Lindley Rd
Meridian, MS 39305
(601) 482-1345
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Canton Academy
(Christian)
Founding Date: 1965
Grades: PK-12
1 Nancy Drive
Canton, MS 39046
(601) 859-5231
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
First Presbyterian Day School
(Presbyterian)
(4)
Founding Date: 1965
Grades: PK-6
1390 N State St
Jackson, MS 39202
(601) 355-1731
Rank: #2121.
Founding Date: 1967
Grades: PK-12
1144 E Gallman Rd
Gallman, MS 39077
(601) 892-3770
Rank: #2222.
Grace Baptist Academy
Grace Baptist Academy Photo
(Baptist)
(3)
Founding Date: 1968
Grades: PK-12
3707 Bienville Blvd
Ocean Springs, MS 39564
(228) 875-2093
Rank: #23 - 2523. - 25.
Bayou Academy
Founding Date: 1969
Grades: PK-12
1291 Crosby Rd
Cleveland, MS 38732
(662) 843-3708
Rank: #23 - 2523. - 25.
Mt. Salus Christian School
(Christian)
(2)
Founding Date: 1969
Grades: PK-12
1580 Clinton-Raymond Rd.
Clinton, MS 39056
(601) 924-5863
Rank: #23 - 2523. - 25.
Starkville Academy
Starkville Academy Photo
(Christian)
(2)
Founding Date: 1969
Grades: PK-12
505 Academy Rd
Starkville, MS 39759
(662) 323-7814
Rank: #26 - 2826. - 28.
Beth Israel Early Learning Center
Daycare / Preschool
(2)
Founding Date: 1970
Grades: NS
5315 Old Canton Rd
Jackson, MS 39211
(601) 956-6216
Rank: #26 - 2826. - 28.
Central Hinds Academy
(Christian)
Founding Date: 1970
Grades: PK-12
2894 Raymond Bolton Rd
Raymond, MS 39154
(601) 857-5568
Rank: #26 - 2826. - 28.
Sylva Bay Academy
Sylva Bay Academy Photo - SBA Stadium
(Christian)
Founding Date: 1970
Grades: PK-12
17 Hwy 531
Bay Springs, MS 39422
(601) 764-2157
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Founding Date: 1971
Grades: PK-12
12200 Dedeaux Road
Gulfport, MS 39503
(228) 832-4585
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Hillcrest Christian School
(Christian)
Founding Date: 1971
Grades: PK-12
4060 S Siwell Rd
Jackson, MS 39212
(601) 372-0149
Rank: #3131.
Temple Christian Academy
Temple Christian Academy Photo
(Baptist)
(1)
Founding Date: 1974
Grades: PK-12
14190 Dedeaux Road
Gulfport, MS 39503
(228) 832-4504
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Columbus Christian Academy
Columbus Christian Academy Photo - National Honor Society Induction Ceremony
(Baptist)
(1)
Founding Date: 1975
Grades: NS-12
6405 Military Rd
Steens, MS 39766
(662) 328-7888
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Presbyterian Christian School
(Presbyterian)
Founding Date: 1975
Grades: PK-12
103 WSF Tatum Drive
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
(601) 599-7003
Rank: #3434.
Trinity Preschool
Trinity Preschool Photo
Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
Founding Date: 1977
Grades: PK-K
5301 Old Canton Rd
Jackson, MS 39211
(601) 956-3736
Rank: #3535.
Dedeaux KinderCare
Dedeaux KinderCare Photo - Dedeaux KinderCare
Daycare / Preschool
Founding Date: 1979
Grades: NS-PK
15267 Dedeaux Rd
Gulfport, MS 39503
(228) 832-3123
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