- 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.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Other special emphasis association(s)|
Other school association(s)
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Total Students||357 students|
|Student Body Type||n/a|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 15%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||19 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||19:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Canton Grades: PK-12 | 291 students
1 Nancy Drive
Canton, MS 39046
(601)859-5231 12.6 PK-12
- Jackson Grades: PK-12 | 608 students
4060 S Siwell Rd
Jackson, MS 39212
(601)372-0149 21 PK-12
- Raymond Grades: NS-12 | 501 students
2894 Raymond Bolton Rd
Raymond, MS 39154
(601)857-5568 19.5 NS-12
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