Discover Your Potential

French Camp Academy is an interdenominational boarding school located in central Mississippi. Our mission is to empower all of our students academically, spiritually, athletically and emotionally while providing a safe, stable home-like environment. Achieve your potential with an education from French Camp Academy!


  • Approved & Accredited by the Mississippi State Department of Education.
  • More than 90% of all French Camp Academy graduates go on to higher education.
  • The average ACT score of 21+, higher than the state average.
  • Offers vocational training, full sports program, music and arts program and radio communication skills.
  • Enforced dress code based on modesty, cleanliness, neatness and appropriateness.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Sports
    • Our sports program has something for everyone, from the competitive athlete to the backyard ball player.
    • 1A classification with the Mississippi High School Activities Association.
    • We compete in the following varsity sports:
      • Football
      • Basketball
      • Cross Country
      • Baseball
      • Track
      • Tennis
      • Softball
      • Cheerleading
    • We also offer football, basketball and baseball training and competition to our junior high students.
    • We offer the following intramural programs:
      • Tennis
      • Basketball
      • Frisbee Golf
      • Horseback Riding
      • Swimming
      • Other Planned Activities & Pick-up Games
  • Work Programs
    • We believe in cultivating work ethics for the next generation of employees, therefore each boarding student participates in an after-school work program or other activity.
    • Work development opportunities include:
      • Radio Broadcasting
      • Building Maintenance & Management
      • Clerical Skills
      • Photography
      • Pottery
      • Mechanics
      • Graphic Design
      • Many More
    • We offer a wide variety of additional extracurricular activities in addition to our sports program, which includes:
      • Equine Program
      • Art Classes
      • Choral Music
      • Pottery
      • Cooking


  • Our resident homes are more than a place to eat and sleep, our boarding students interact with other students, develop lifelong friendships and complete school assignments.
  • Most of our homes have:
    • Eight rooms with 2 students to each room
    • Joined bathroom
    • Cozy living room
    • Complete kitchen
    • Laundry facilities
    • Live-in houseparents
  • Houseparents are a married couple to provide a stable, family-like environment.


FCA is currently accepting applications. For application packets, brochures, campus tours and more information about attending FCA, you may contact the Student Life Office at 662.547.6484.

For prospective students with scheduled interviews, report to the Office of Student Life at 201 School Street, French Camp, MS 39745.

You can apply by clicking the link below for Student Application.

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