Jackson Prep's primary goal is to provide a college preparatory curriculum designed to challenge the average to above-average student.
The school's commitment to academic excellence is enhanced by strong co-curricular and extra-curricular activities and events.
The school believes in developing in its students spiritual values in accordance with Judeo-Christian principles, a sense of fair play, and the qualities of responsible citizenship.
Jackson Preparatory School creates an environment where teachers and students are valued as individuals, where differences are respected, and talents are developed.
At Jackson Prep education is not an end in itself but a means to the individual's fulfillment as a contributing member of the world community.

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Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12

Student Body

Total Students
851 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade
Jackson Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
73 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission 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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