Pillow Academy

  • Pillow Academy's leadership in teaching, athletics, and service make it a beacon of excellence in education.
  • Thirty five years ago the founders of Pillow Academy had a vision of quality education for Greenwood and the surrounding counties.
  • Pillow Academy's mission, as a college preparatory school, is to educate the whole child in an environment of academic excellence and Christian values, so that each child is challenged to grow and mature in knowledge, wisdom, and service.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students793 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Pillow Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers74 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Pillow Academy's leadership in teaching, athletics, and service make it a beacon of excellence in education. Thirty five years ago the founders of Pillow Academy had a vision of quality education for Greenwood and the surrounding counties. Pillow Academy's mission, as a college preparatory school, is to educate the whole child in an environment of academic excellence and Christian values, so that each child is challenged to grow and mature in knowledge, wisdom, and service.

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  • Greenwood
    The Learning Tree
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    Grades: K | 17 students
    3.7 miles
    211 W President Ave
    Greenwood, MS 38930
    (662) 455-8733
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  • Greenwood
    Delta Streets Academy
    All-boys (Christian)
    Grades: 7-12 | 55 students
    3.9 miles
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    Greenwood, MS 38930
    (662) 897-9876
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  • Greenwood
    Grades: PK-7 | 184 students
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  • Carrollton
    Grades: PK-12 | 351 students
    19.2 miles
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  • Drew
    Grades: PK-12 | 159 students
    24 miles
    148 Academy Rd
    Drew, MS 38737
    (662) 756-2547
    24 PK-12
    159

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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).