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 12, 2017
  • JA Fall Carnival | October 17, 2017
  • Always in Season | A Collection of JA recipes | Fall 2017


  • 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.

JAA Board 2016

The JAA Board 2016-17

Name JAA Office
Mary Carolyn Williams President
Mandi Stanley President Elect
Alison Parr Treasurer
Neeli Graham Treasurer Elect
Lyn Hines Marketing & Communications VP
Lynn Watson Recording Secretary
Jennifer Mathison Hospitality
Staci Crawford Upper School VP
Dana Downs Middle School (7-8) VP
Mysti Chustz Middle School (5-6) VP
Allison New Lower School VP
Courtney Brien Preschool VP