DeSoto High School Academy offers a unique experience for students to earn college credit and explore potential careers, while retaining traditional high school classes and extracurricular activities. The school is divided into five separate college and career academies, each having its own entrance, core classes, laboratories, and areas for targeted electives. The CAPACITY1,200COST PER SQ FT$138.00FEATURED IN2014 Architectural Portfolio & Science Academy addition is a two-story facility that houses specific educational strands including agricultural, science, health science and medical. The Professional Academy addition is also a two-story facility that houses educational strands including, education, hospitality and tourism, and human services. The two academies have a new administration area and are separated by a commons area adjacent to the main entry of the addition. An Arts and Performance Academy addition is located at the northeast corner of the campus. This addition includes a black box theater, TV production lab and choir practice room. The DeSoto High School Academy truly is the perfect union of a traditional high school with one that allows students to prepare for their future.