Tricounty Academy

  • Tri-County Academy was established in 1970 as an independent day school.
  • It was created for and is dedicated to the education of boys and girls, kindergarten through high school.
  • Tri-County begins the developmental process at age three, where both educational and motor skills are emphasized.
  • The elementary utilizes the A Beka Program, an accelerated program that focuses on specialized developmental programs to develop critical learning and thinking skills.
  • Other activities, such as art, music, computer, Spanish and site trips round out the elementary student activities.
  • In addition to the traditional course work in Math, English, Science and History, TCA has implemented teaching styles that enhance the students' learning and reasoning skills over pure memorization.
  • Other courses including Bible, Accounting, Sociology, Speech and Creative Writing are designed to fully prepare the student for college attendance.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other special emphasis association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students357 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Tricounty Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • Canton
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    Grades: PK-12 | 291 students
    12.6 miles
    1 Nancy Drive
    Canton, MS 39046
    12.6 PK-12
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    Grades: PK-12 | 608 students
    21 miles
    4060 S Siwell Rd
    Jackson, MS 39212
    21 PK-12
  • Raymond
    Grades: NS-12 | 501 students
    19.5 miles
    2894 Raymond Bolton Rd
    Raymond, MS 39154
    19.5 NS-12

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