The Academic Resource Center at Jackson Academy supports the needs of exceptional students and those with learning diversity. JA is proud to announce its partnership with the DORE Program, an individualized, drug-free program that builds a foundation for learning and skill development through the use of practical exercises that improve the ability to learn, read, […]
[slideshow_deploy id=’6844′] From Elvis to Einstein, our third grade students came up with amazing costumes and props for Biography Day. Each student reads about a famous person, then dresses in an outfit depicting their subject. They parade throughout the Lower School so the other students can join in on the fun.
Track practice ofﬁcially begins on Feb. 10. for those not participating in a JA winter sport. We will be practicing Monday through Friday weather permitting at the track at Raider Park. Any practice adjustments or cancellations will be communicated through text, email, and the JA Track news page that can be found on the JA […]
The last Simulation Saturday planned for the 2014-15 school year at Jackson Academy is April 11. Students with gifted aptitudes from JA and other schools have the opportunity to delve into the world of creation and explore new ways of thinking, maximizing the application of knowledge. Place: Jackson Academy Cafeteria Time: 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Cost: $75 per Saturday […]
[slideshow_deploy id=’6801′] Sixth grade students enjoyed a Mexican Fiesta Day where they experienced a taste of Mexican culture. The students made colorful paper flowers, ate chips and salsa, and did the Mexican hat dance. This was a fun way to reinforce some of the things they are studying in Social Studies.
Don’t forget to mark your calendar for Jackson Academy’s Got Talent. This year’s talent show is Friday, January 31, at 6:00 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center. Click below to view the Talent and Contestant Forms: Talent Form Contestant Confirmation
(From left): Ford Adams, Hannah Hudson, Gordon Campbell, Sarah Allen Bowman, John Sharp Kirk, Maris Hardee, Hayes Walker, Meg Gordon, Duncan Maxwell, Sarah Martin Tucker, Emily Sigler, Hayden Tierney, Reagan Bartley, Daniel Kennedy, Allie King, KC Lucious, Sam Rhodes, Ford Gordon, Abbey Lindsey, Matthew Faulkner The 2014 Winterfest Court was presented Saturday between the girls’ […]
(From left): David Crystal, Ford Williams, John Sharp Kirk, Martha Rose Wright, Sydney Hayes, Kathleen Giddens, and Beaty Hill. The Memory Project is a unique initiative in which art students create portraits for children and teens around the world who have been neglected, orphaned, or disadvantaged. Assuming that children in such situations tend to have […]
The second annual Jackson Academy Showchoir Invitational (JASI) will take place on the JA campus February 7-8, 2014. Showchoirs from across the state will be performing at this competition, along with JA’s own award-winning groups, Encore and Showtime. While the JASI is a showcase of talent, the competition also serves as the Choral Department’s primary […]
Jackson Academy is pleased to announce that it will be recognized for its innovative use of technology in teaching and learning Wednesday, January 22 at 9 a.m. Special guests on January 22 will include Gov. Phil Bryant, several local officials, and dignitaries from Apple. Grades seventh through twelfth are invited to attend this historic event in the […]