September 25th, 2014

Jackson Academy will celebrate Homecoming 2014 with a host of activities centered on the theme “Around the World.” In addition to great football action set to begin at 7:00 p.m. when JA takes on Pillow Academy, there will be presentation of the Homecoming Court and activities that remind everyone to be mindful of and responsive to needs in their communities. Activities for Friday and Saturday include the following:

Friday Activities

• Pep Rally on the football field at 9:30 a.m.

• Special friends from the Mustard Seed will join JA students at the Pep Rally.
• A presentation for the school-wide food drive to benefit the Animal Rescue Fund will occur at the Pep Rally. Individuals may bring pet food to contribute.

• Students wear Homecoming T-Shirts and jeans or JA spirit wear
• Alumni Tailgate Party at 5:30 p.m. in the Upper School Library—come meet Cliff Kling, JA’s new president.
• Homecoming Court arrives at 6:00 p.m.—court is expected to drive around the field by 6:30 p.m.
• Varsity Football vs. Pillow at JA at 7:00 p.m.
• Homecoming Court presentation is at half time.
• Homecoming dance for tenth through twelfth grades in the amphitheater/commons follows the game and lasts until 12:00 a.m.
• Ninth grade Fifth Quarter Party will be at the Mills home on Sheffield when game concludes.

Saturday Reunion Activities

• 11:30 a.m.  Class picture and picnic on the football field (For the classes of 1984, 1994, and 2004)
• 12:30 p.m. School tour
• Class of 1984: Georgia Blue (Location Change) 111 Colony Crossing in Madison (6:30 p.m.)
• Class of 1994: Upstairs at George Street (7:00-10:00 p.m.)
• Class of 2004: The Manship (across from Baptist Hospital from 7:00-10:00 p.m.)