Serving on the JAA Board for 2017-2018 are (from back, left) Neeli Graham, Jennifer Salvo, Mandi Stanley, Fran Fowler, Jana Long, Brandon Kennedy; (front) Max Wondries, Jane Burks, Anne Daly, Stephanie Maley, Deidre Barbour, Ashley Brantley

About Us

The Jackson Academy Association (JAA) is the parent association for Jackson Academy. The JAA provides volunteers and financial support for educational tools in our K3-12 classrooms as well as many other benefits to our students and faculty. Focused on building fellowship and enabling growth, the JAA enhances the overall educational experience. The following is a snapshot of JAA hosted events, programs, and financial contributions for Jackson Academy.


    • A Blue & White Night | August 2018
    • JA Fall Carnival | October 2018
    • Always in Season Cookbook


      • Student Receptions & Parties
      • Faculty & Staff Appreciation Activities
      • College Preparation
      • Box Tops for Education
      • Moms in Prayer
      • JA Cares
      • Uniform Exchange
      • School Supplies


      • Learning Commons
      • 21st Century Learning Initiative
      • C.A.R.E. Grants
      • Jernberg Scholarship

The JAA is involved in every aspect of our school. All parents are members of the JAA. If you would like to get more involved, you can volunteer your time and attend JAA sponsored events. Please complete our online JAA Volunteer Form.

The JAA Mission Statement

To promote unity of spirit among parents, faculty, and students concerning the school’s goals and achievements; to encourage involvement of all parents in association sponsored activities, and to provide enrichment, parent support, and financial assistance where needed to enhance the overall education experience of all students.

The JAA Board 2017-2018

Name JAA Office
Mandi Stanley President
Brandon Kennedy President Elect
Neeli Graham Treasurer
Jennifer Salvo Treasurer Elect
Stephanie Maley Marketing & Communications VP
Jana Long Recording Secretary
Jane Burks Hospitality
Anne Daly Upper School VP
Ashley Brantley Middle School (7-8) VP
Deidre Barbour Middle School (5-6) VP
Max Wondries Lower School VP
Fran Fowler Preschool VP