Schools

canton public schools

The mission of the Canton Public Schools District, with full participation of parents and the total community, is to enable all students to become analytical thinkers, self-directed lifelong learners and effective communicators who are prepared to continue their education and /or to enter the global workplace and to participate in society as responsible citizens.  

canton academy

Canton Academy,​ founded in 1965, is a 12 grade facility fully accredited by the Mississippi State Department of Education, and offers a well-rounded program. Its academic program is basically college preparatory and is balanced by an excellent program of extracurricular activities.