Serving on the JAA Board for 2018-2019 are (from back, left) Barbara Craft, Geri Beth Smith, Story Warren, Jennifer Walker, Emily Greer; (middle, left) Shea Hosch, Jeanne Scarbrough, Kimbrell Evans, Hayley Lundy; (front, left) Christy Orr, Brandon Kennedy, Mysti Chustz, Jennifer Salvo

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 an overview of our JAA hosted events, programs, and financial contributions for Jackson Academy.


    • A Blue & White Night | August 2019
    • JA Fall Carnival | October 2019
    • 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
      • Enhancements to Raider Field

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 complete our online volunteer form.

JAA Volunteer Form

We hope you will make plans to attend our JAA sponsored events throughout the year!

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 2018-2019

Name JAA Office
Brandon Kennedy President
Mysti Chustz President Elect
Jennifer Salvo Treasurer
Jeanne Scarbrough Treasurer Elect
Kimbrell Evans Marketing & Communications VP
Geri Beth Smith Recording Secretary
Emily Greer Hospitality
Story Warren Upper School VP
Jennifer Walker Middle School (7-8) VP
Shea Hosch Middle School (5-6) VP
Barbara Craft Lower School (1-4) VP
Christy Orr Lower School (K3, K4, K5) VP