Jackson Academy NCAA Division I signings

Media Alert : Jackson Academy NCAA Division I signings

Patti Wade, Director of Marketing & Communications
Jackson Academy  |  pwade@jacksonacademy.org  |  601-364-5702

Four Jackson Academy athletes to sign with Division I universities November 9

Four Jackson Academy student athletes will indicate their intent to play at NCAA Division I universities on National Signing Day, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016. Signings will take place at 10:00 a.m. in the Learning Commons (formerly called the Upper School Library, on the Sheffield Drive side of campus, in the Administration Building.

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The students and their college choices are as follows:
Conner Beth Ball — University of Mississippi, golf
Conley Chinn — Belmont University, basketball
Wilson Furr — University of Alabama, golf
Meredith Roberts — Texas Christian University, tennis

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Future Engineers: Make a Freestyle Go-Cart


At the next JA Maker Station Saturday, students will create a freestyle go-cart that can navigate a student-created obstacle course! Once their go-cart is complete, students will compete in a final race. They will also design a rubber band flyer, dabbling in the dynamics of propulsion.

Join your friends Saturday, November 12 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Location: JA Cafeteria. Cost: $75. Click here to download the Maker Station Saturdays for sign up instructions.

White Out the Stands Friday

JA’s varsity football playoff game is this Friday, November 4 with JP in Flowood. To show support for our team, the Spirit Committee is planning to WHITE OUT the stands on Friday night. Wear your WE ARE JA T-shirt or other white clothing. Go Raiders!

Cheer and Accents Earn Spirit Titles

Congratulations to the Accents and varsity cheerleaders! Each team won first place in the MAIS Spirit Competition at the Clyde Muse Center on the Hinds Community College Rankin Campus in Pearl this past Wednesday.

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Parents: JA Memories on DVD Available in the Campus Store

The Campus Store has a selection of DVDs produced by Shorter Productions available for purchase. Regular games are $25; highlights are $35. Stop by the store to see the inventory of DVDs.

Varsity football games
Girls soccer
Girls volleyball
JA Jazz
Silver Steppers
Seventh grade football
JV football highlights and individual games
Pep rallies
Powder Puff game