French Camp Academy
- French Camp Academy is one of the best boarding schools in Mississippi, but it goes further than simply providing quality education. In fact, our mission is: French Camp Academy, a Christ-centered home and school, exists to serve young people and families for the glory of God.
- FCA serves young people who are looking for a fresh start in life! Feeling lost in the crowd Then French Camp may be just the place for you. French Camp's home-like atmosphere provides a venue for students to continue their education in preparation for future educational opportunities while learning from a Christian world and life view, thereby discovering who they are, their purpose in life, and all their unique qualities endowed by God.
- Nestled in the southern pines of Mississippi, French Camp Academy offers life transforming activities through academics, athletics, astronomy, horsemanship, overseas and U.S.A. short-term mission trips, living life together, and many other adventures geared toward shaping you into the fantastic person God designed you to be.
- Discover French Camp today, and rediscover who you are! One of the best Mississippi Boarding Schools!.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Other school association(s)|
|Grades Offered||Grades 7-12|
|Total Students||238 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 15%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||19 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||19 students|
|Average ACT score||21|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(Khaki pants/shorts and shirt)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$18,000|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$1,000|
|Admissions Director||Bruce Hosket|
|Admissions Associate||Debbie Barlow|
|Endowment Size||$30 million|
|Total Sports Offered||9 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Winter TrackBaseball, Basketball,|
Cheering, Cross Country,
Tennis, Track and Field,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||15 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Astronomy, Christian Bible Studies, Mission Trips, Service Projects|
Club or Organization:
Arts and Music Programs:
Choral, Pottery, Travel Choir
Recreational Athletic Programs:
Canoeing, Equestrian, Fishing, Paint Ball, Quarter Horse Barrel Racing, Swimming, Table Tennis
- Co-ed Christian boarding school for students looking for fresh beginnings
- Largest observatory in Mississippi
- 2013 State Championship Football and competitive athletics
- Equestrian Program with 28,000 square foot covered riding arena
- An affordable Mississippi boarding school
- Located on the historic Natchez Trace Parkway
- 900 acres with walking wilderness trails
- 30 acre lake with ropes course and zip line
April 20, 2018
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April 19, 2018
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April 10, 2018
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