Private Schools in Yazoo, Mississippi

There are 2 Private Schools in Yazoo, Mississippi, serving a population of 11,189 people in an area of 10 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 5,594 people, and 1 Private School per 4 square miles.

In Mississippi, Yazoo is ranked 65th of 508 cities in Private Schools per capita, and 46th of 508 cities in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Yazoo Private Schools

Find Yazoo, Mississippi private schools, including independent, parochial, religious and non-religious affiliated charter schools, boarding schools, Christian schools, preparatory prep schools, accredited private k-12, middle schools, and high schools.

Covenant Christian School 1926 Grand Avenue Yazoo, MS

Manchester Academy 2132 Gordon Avenue Yazoo, MS

About Yazoo Private Schools

Yazoo Private Schools are schools that provide all or some portion of Kindergarten through 12th grade education, but they do not operate as part of a public school district in Yazoo, MS. Private Schools are largely funded through tuition and student fees, though they may also be supported by grants and private contributions. Some Private Schools may receive a small amount of public funding, such as Mississippi Department of Education grants for school building renovations. Private Schools have selective admissions and can choose who may enroll as a student. Public Schools, in contrast, are subject to compulsory education laws that requires Mississippi State to provide education to all children.

You may contact Private Schools for questions about:
  • Yazoo Private School enrollment and applications
  • School tuition, financial aid, and scholarship opportunities
  • Yazoo private school curriculum
  • College admission rates
  • Yazoo private school test scores

Yazoo Private School Statistics

Find Yazoo Private School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Yazoo Private School Enrollment
 YazooYazoo County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment44122
Kindergarten Enrollment20 (10.5%)140 (34.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)46 (4.4%)319 (17.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)34 (5.4%)335 (23.7%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)24 (5.1%)269 (18.3%)
Yazoo Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 YazooYazoo County
Less than 9th Grade Education503 (7.7%)1,513 (8.0%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,278 (19.5%)2,758 (14.7%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)2,310 (35.2%)7,000 (37.2%)