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Tupelo Christian Preparatory School

Tupelo Christian Preparatory School is a coeducational private Other traditional school for students in grades Pre-K through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural

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Overview

Overview

Tupelo Christian Preparatory School says

Since 1988, Tupelo Christian Preparatory School has been leading students, in partnership with Christian families, to know Christ and make Him known through rigorous academics, challenging athletics, stimulating arts and servant-hood activities. TCPS is dedicated to the glory of God and is founded on the belief that God is the source of all truth as revealed in the Person of Jesus Christ. All areas of learning (spiritual, academic, physical, and social) are taught from the biblically-based belief that truth is revealed in the Word of God. The Bible has prime significance in all subject areas. 1) Tupelo Christian Preparatory (TCPS) is a faith-based school and is accredited through the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) and AdvancedEd. We have approximately 420 students that represent over 8 different denominations and over 74 different churches. 2) We are a private Christian school and are not funded by the State of Mississippi. Our funding comes from tuition and fees, as well as private donors. 3) Our class sizes are small. An average of 15 students per class is the norm. 4) Hot lunches begin on the first day of school. 5) We presently have a staff of 56: 1 Headmaster, 1 Principal, 1 Athletic Director, 2 Guidance Counselors, 1 Director of Technology, 1 Librarian, 3 Clerical Support Staff, 3 Lunchroom staff, 3 aid and care providers, and 39 Teachers. Our teachers are Born-again, degreed, and certified. 6) We have a PTF (Parent /Teacher Fellowship). This organized group of parents works in cooperation with teachers to better the school through prayer, fund-raising, and volunteer work. 7) Our school hours are: Elementary (Full-day Kindergarten – 6 th) 8:00 am – 2:55 p.m.; Secondary (7 th – 11 th) 7:45 a.m. – 3:05 p.m.; Monday – Friday. 8) We have a dress code that emphasizes modesty 9) Tuition is: Grade 1– grade 6: $5,088; Grades 7 – 12: $5,618. (see tuition schedule for the fees and tuition for half-day PK4 – K) 10) Organized sports are available. We offer a full range of sports (soccer, football, basketball, swimming, cross-country, baseball, softball, and tennis) including cheerleading. We hope this information has answered all your questions. If you would like further information, please call (662.844.8604) or come by the TCPS office located at 5440 Endville Road, Belden 38826.

Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (662) 844-8604
Email
  dclement@tcpsteachers.com

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 479
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 15
Kindergarten 19
Transitional 1 18
1 23
2 33
3 47
4 41
5 41
6 47
7 29
8 18
9 29
10 30
11 37
12 29
Ungraded 23

Tupelo Christian Preparatory School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Tupelo Christian Preparatory School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 9 : 1
Gender 54% Male / 46% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 92%
Hispanic/Latino 3%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 1%

Extracurriculars

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Weight Lifting
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Weight Lifting

Associations & Memberships

Other school associations

Christian Schools International (CSI)

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