Admissions FAQ

Q1: Is Heritage Academy accredited?
A1: Yes!  Heritage is proud to be fully accredited by these prestigious organizations:  Visit our Accredidation Page.

  1. AdvancEd (Previously known as SACS)
  2. SAIS – Southern Association of Independent Schools
  3. MAIS – Mississippi Association of Independent Schools

Q2: What grades does your school offer?
A2: We serve students in K4 – 12th grades.  K4 – 6th grades are located in our Elementary School.  7th – 12th grades are located in the High School Building.

Q3: How old does my child have to be to start Kindergarten?
A3: To be in our K4 program (aka Junior Kindergarten) a student must be 4 years old by Sept. 1.  To enroll in our K5 (aka Senior Kindergarten Program) a child must be 5 years old by Sept. 1. Visit our Kindergarten Page.

Q4: Do your students wear school uniforms?  
A4: Yes.  Students in K4 – 12th grades wear uniforms. They can be purchased new through our two School Uniform providers. We also have a Uniform Closet at each school. More information can be found in the student handbooks. Visit the Student Handbook Page.

Q5: When do organized sports begin?
A5: At the Elementary School, we typically begin Pee Wee Football, Basketball, and Cheer in the 5th grade. At the high school level, we offer a full array of sports beginning in 7th grade.

Q6: Is there an Extended Care Program?  
A6: Yes. Visit our Extended Care Page.

Q7: How do I apply to send my child to Heritage Academy? A1: Link to "How to Apply" page How much is tuition at Heritage Academy?
A7: Visit our Tuition Page