Welcome to one of the most innovative signature schools in the Hattiesburg area. Word of Faith Academy is a private, accredited, Christian daycare & school dedicated to educating children, both academically and spiritually so that they can assume their God-given roles as leaders in an ever-changing, global society.

It is our purpose to prepare each student to fulfill the God-given plan for his or her life.

Founded in 2006 by Dr. Orlando R. Burt, Word of Faith Academy is a preschool and elementary educational setting, and children are trained spiritually, physically, socially, and academically for leadership and success. Our students benefit from an environment that is safe, loving, and conducive to learning, and here, Christ is the center of everything we do.

We welcome you to learn more about this unique school in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, where academic excellence meets Christian principles!

Why Choose WOFCA?

The Bible says in Proverbs 22:6, “Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.” Christian schools such as Word of Faith Academy exist to assist parents in carrying out their God-given mission of ensuring that their children receive a solid spiritual and academic foundation. The following are some of the benefits of a Christian educational environment:


Dr. Orlando Burt

Founder & Headmaster

Dr. Beverly Commodore


Olivia Burton

Administrative Assistant

Mission & History

Admission & Requirements

Parents interested in enrolling their children in Word of Faith Academy must act according to the following procedures:

Discipleship & Patriotism

Instruction in Biblical knowledge and Christian discipleship is a core component of the daily routine at Word of Faith Academy, as Principles of the Christian Faith are taught daily. In addition to this daily lesson based upon the oracles of God, each Wednesday morning, from 8:10-8:50 a.m., students are expected to attend and actively participate in Chapel. Students are expected to exemplify the Christian principles learned through daily teaching and Chapel in their daily lives.

As a continued part of Christian discipleship, students are expected to exemplify patriotism to their country and are required to participate in flag ceremonies, The Pledge of Allegiance, the singing of The Star-spangled Banner, and Pledge to the Christian Flag.

Everything that is done at Word of Faith Academy must line up with the overall vision and mission for this school. The school’s overall mission is to produce leaders in an ever-changing, global society. As a direct correlation to this mission, the following have been incorporated:


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46 Broadacres Drice

Hattiesburg, MS 39401

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