"Striving to nurture the student as a whole- the mind, the body, AND the soul."



Calhoun Academy was charted and founded in 1968 on Highway 8 West in Calhoun County for the purpose of providing excellence in education. The founders felt that it is the responisbility of the school to provide maximum growth in the field of education and duty bound to include the moral and cultural education of its students. Calhoun Academy's responsibility to each student is to motivate by challenging the mind, curiosity, and creative ability. The objective of Calhoun Academy is to lead students to develop skill and knowledge in the Arts and Sciences of Civilization, and to an understanding of their privileges and responsibilities in relation to their state, their nation, and their God.



Accredited by Regional Accreditation AdvancED

(Southern Association of Colleges & Schools)

Accredited by Mississippi Association of Independent Schools

National Beta School of Merit

District & State Winners- Art, Science, Spelling Bee, Reading Fair

Bob Jones Curriculum 

Average Student to Teacher Ratio- 12:1

Up-to-date technology & athletic facilities

Striving to nature the student as a whole- the mind, the body, and the soul.



1. To employ and retain qualified and competent faculty and staff who are dedicated to teaching and service.

2. To teach quality academic courses which ensure sucessful college preparation. 

3. To provide student services which assist individuals in goal selection, decision making, establishment of values, and developement of attitudes of repsonsibility and cooperation.

4. To sponser services which include sports as well as those social, extra-curricular, civic and cultural activities which develope leadership, creative skills and personal growth.