After School Program

A quality, nurturing After School Program is a must for today’s working parents. JA’s After School Program offers weekly options convenient to your schedule and is the perfect alternative to carpools and sitters.

With a staff consisting primarily of JA teachers and assistant teachers, you can be confident in knowing that your child is being cared for and attended to by loving professionals.

JA’s After School Program is available Monday through Friday, starting at 11:45–5:45 p.m. for currently enrolled K3 through eighth grade students.

Click below to explore our options and choose which schedule is right for your family.

K3 After School Auxiliary (11:45 – 2:45 p.m.)

Registration deadline for the 2019–20 school year is July 26, 2019. A registration fee of $50.00 for K3 is required at the time of signup. Contact Hope Burford at 601.368.7398 or hburford@jacksonacademy.org for more information or to inquire about dropping in.

The monthly rates include the holiday/school break times so that there is no additional charge. Those not utilizing the monthly rate can participate at the holiday/break drop-in rate. The After School Program is available through the summer months for JA students enrolled for the 2019-20 school year.

K3 After School Auxiliary (11:45–2:45 p.m.)

Reservation Day – $15/Day

Registration Fee – $50

Registration Deadline – July 26, 2019

Drop-in: $20/day

  • After School Auxiliary is available Monday through Friday on the days school is in session.
  • K3 children meet in their classrooms and use their playground. K3 children nap daily.
  • Reservations should be made for days desired by completing the registration form.
  • No toys allowed. JA has a toy closet filled with toys, puzzles, and art supplies.
  • Auxiliary (extracurricular) activities are offered for additional fees to any student who wants to participate. Registration will be in the Preschool Gym during Parent Fair, Wednesday, August 7, 2019 from 4:00-6:00 p.m.
  • Auxiliary activities offered are:
    Monday: Tennis & Bricks4Kidz
    Tuesday: TOTS (Basketball)
    Wednesday: Dance and Tech Stars
    Thursday: Ms Kay’s Kids & Keys (Pre Piano)
    Friday: Soccer Shots
  • After School Auxiliary will be billed from the Business Office for the days reserved whether present or not (We base our staff on reservations).
  • After School Auxiliary bills will be mailed on the first of the month with a due date of the 20th of each month. Bank draft option is available. Drafts will be drafted on the same date as tuition. Please call Andrea Lackey, Student Billing, at 601-364-5701 for more information. You must request a draft for each school term.
K3 After School Program (11:45 – 5:45 p.m.)

Registration deadline for the 2019–20 school year is July 26, 2019. A registration fee of $50.00 for K3 is required at the time of signup. Contact Hope Burford at 601.368.7398 or hburford@jacksonacademy.org for more information or to inquire about dropping in.

The monthly rates include the holiday/school break times so that there is no additional charge. Those not utilizing the monthly rate can participate at the holiday/break drop-in rate. The After School Program is available through the summer months for JA students enrolled for the 2019-20 school year.

Half Day Programs (11:45–5:45 p.m.)

5 days/wk – $260/month (equates to $2.45/hour)
4 days/wk – $235/month
3 days/wk – $210/month

Drop-in:
12:00–5:45 p.m. – $40/day


Holiday/Break Drop-in: 7:30 a.m.–5:45 p.m. – $50/day (equates to $5/hour)

  • K3, K4, and K5 After School is available Monday through Friday. After School Auxiliary is included in After School.
  • K3 children meet in their classrooms and use their playground. K3 children nap daily. Jackson Academy will furnish sleeping mats. Send a blanket with your child.
  • Auxiliary (Extracurricular) activities are offered for additional fees to any student who wants to participate. Registration will be in the Preschool Gym during Parent Fair, which is Wednesday, August 7, 2019 from 4:00-6:00 p.m.
  • Auxiliary activities offered are:
    Monday: Tennis & Bricks4Kidz
    Tuesday: TOTS (Basketball)
    Wednesday: Dance and Tech Stars
    Thursday: Ms Kay’s Kids & Keys (Pre Piano)
    Friday: Soccer Shots
  • If JA closes school for the day due to inclement weather or other circumstances beyond our control, JA After School will be closed as well.
  • The After School hours are 7:30 a.m.-5:45 p.m. during holidays
  • JA After School will be closed on the following holidays:
    Teacher Work Days – July 29-August 2, 2019
    Teacher Orientation – August 5-8, 2019
    Labor Day – Monday, September 2, 2019
    Professional Development Day – Tuesday, September 3, 2019
    JA Carnival – Tuesday, October 22, 2019, CLOSE at 4:30 p.m.
    Parent Conference Day – Monday, October 28, 2019
    Thanksgiving Break – November 27-29, 2019
    Christmas Break – December 24-26, 2019
    New Year’s Break – December 31, 2019 & January 1, 2020
    Martin Luther King Holiday – Monday, January 20, 2020
    Staff Professional Development – Thursday, March 5, 2020
    Easter (Good Friday) – April 10, 2020
    Teacher Work Days – May 20 & 21, 2020
  • After School will be billed from the Business Office in 10 installments on the first of the month, due on the 20th of the month. Bank draft option is available. Drafts will be drafted on the same date as tuition. Please call Andrea Lackey at 601.364.5701 for more information. You must request a draft for each school term.
  • You will be billed for days reserved whether present or not. (We base our staff on reservations.)
K4 & K5 After School Program (3:00 – 5:45 p.m.)

Registration deadline for the 2019–20 school year is July 26, 2019. A registration fee of $50.00 for K4 and K5 is required at the time of signup. Contact Hope Burford at 601.368.7398 or hburford@jacksonacademy.org for more information or to inquire about dropping in.

The monthly rates include the holiday/school break times so that there is no additional charge. Those not utilizing the monthly rate can participate at the holiday/break drop-in rate. The After School Program is available through the summer months for JA students enrolled for the 2019–20 school year.

K4 & K5 After School Program Full Day (3:00 – 5:45 p.m.)

5 days/wk – $150/month
4 days/wk – $130/month
3 days/wk – $110/month

Drop-in:
3:05 p.m.–5:45 p.m. – $20/day

Holiday/Break Drop-in: 7:30 a.m.–5:45 p.m. – $50/day

Registration Fee – $50

Registration Deadline – July 26, 2019

  • After School is available Monday through Friday.
  • K4 and K5 children meet in the Preschool building.
  • Auxiliary activities are offered for additional fees to any student who wants to participate. Registration will be during Parent Fair on Wednesday, August 7, 2019. K4 Parent Fair will be in the Preschool Gym from 4:00-6:00 p.m. and K5 Parent Fair will be in the Cafeteria from 1:00-2:30 p.m.
  • Auxiliary activities offered are:
    Monday: Tennis & Bricks4Kidz
    Tuesday: TOTS (Basketball) , Violin Karate (K5)
    Wednesday: Dance and Tech Stars
    Thursday: Ms Kay’s Kids & Keys (Pre Piano), Taekwondo, Kids and Keys Group Piano (K5), Tech Club (K5)
    Friday: Soccer Shots
  • If JA closes school for the day due to inclement weather or other circumstances beyond our control, JA After School will be closed as well.
  • The After School hours are 7:30 a.m.-5:45 p.m. during holidays,
  • JA After School will be closed on the following holidays:
    Teacher Work Days – July 29-August 2, 2019
    Teacher Orientation – August 5-8, 2019
    Labor Day – Monday, September 2, 2019
    Professional Development Day – Tuesday, September 3, 2019
    JA Carnival – Tuesday, October 22, 2019, CLOSE at 4:30 p.m.
    Parent Conference Day – Monday, October 28, 2019
    Thanksgiving Break – November 27-29, 2019
    Christmas Break – December 24-26, 2019
    New Year’s Break – December 31, 2019 & January 1, 2020
    Martin Luther King Holiday – Monday, January 20, 2020
    Staff Professional Development – Thursday, March 5, 2020
    Easter (Good Friday) – April 10, 2020
    Teacher Work Days – May 20 & 21, 2020
  • After School will be billed from the Business Office in 10 installments on the first of the month, due on the 20th of the month. Bank draft option is available. Drafts will be drafted on the same date as tuition. Please call Andrea Lackey at 601.364.5701 for more information. You must request a draft for each school term.
  • You will be billed for days reserved whether present or not. (We base our staff on reservations.)
Lower/Middle School – 1st-6th Grade (3:00 – 5:45 p.m.)

Registration deadline for the 2019–20 school year is July 26, 2019. A registration/activity fee of $50.00 for 1st grade, and $100 for 2nd-6th grade is required at the time of signup. Contact Hope Burford at 601.368.7398 or hburford@jacksonacademy.org for more information or to inquire about dropping in.

The monthly rates include the holiday/school break times so that there is no additional charge. Those not utilizing the monthly rate can participate at the holiday/break drop-in rate. The After School Program is available through the summer months for JA students enrolled for the 2019–20 school year.

5th-6th Grade (3:00–5:45 p.m.)

5 days/wk – $150/month
4 days/wk – $130/month
3 days/wk – $110/month

Drop-in:
3:05 –5:45 p.m. – $20/day

Holiday/Break Drop-in: 7:30 a.m.–5:45 p.m. – $50/day (equates to $5/hour)

  • Lower School After School is available Monday through Friday.
  • 1st through 4th graders meet in the Cafeteria.
  • All Lower School children use the Lower School playground.
  • The After School hours are 7:30 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. during holidays
  • If JA closes school for the day due to inclement weather or other circumstances beyond our control, JA After School will be closed as well.
  • During holidays, special field trips and activities are planned. Activities calendars will be available. Field trips are for those students who have completed 1st grade through the 6th grade.
  • Auxiliary (Extracurricular) activities are offered for additional fees to any student who wants to participate. Dance, Tennis, Bricks 4 Kidz (Lego), Sew Fun, Violin and Chess through Jackson Academy After School, and piano lessons through our Performing Arts Center. Registration will be during Parent Fair on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 in the Cafeteria from 1:00-2:30 p.m.
  • Auxiliary activities offered are:
    Monday: Tennis
    Tuesday:Bricks4Kidz and Violin Karate
    Wednesday: Dance (Hip Hop), Chess Club (Beginner and Advanced)
    Thursday: Sew Fun, Tech Club
  • JA After School will be closed on the following holidays:
    Teacher Work Days – July 29-August 2, 2019
    Teacher Orientation – August 5-8, 2019
    Labor Day – Monday, September 2, 2019
    Professional Development Day – Tuesday, September 3, 2019
    JA Carnival – Tuesday, October 22, 2019, CLOSE at 4:30 p.m.
    Parent Conference Day – Monday, October 28, 2019
    Thanksgiving Break – November 27-29, 2019
    Christmas Break – December 24-26, 2019
    New Year’s Break – December 31, 2019 & January 1, 2020
    Martin Luther King Holiday – Monday, January 20, 2020
    Staff Professional Development – Thursday, March 5, 2020
    Easter (Good Friday) – April 10, 2020
    Teacher Work Days – May 20 & 21, 2020
  • After School will be billed from the Business Office in 10 installments on the first of the month, due on the 20th of the month. Bank draft option is available. Drafts will be drafted on the same date as tuition. Please call Andrea Lackey at 601.364.5701 for more information. You must request a draft for each school term.
  • You will be billed for days reserved whether present or not. (We base our staff on reservations.)
Middle School After School – 7th-8th Grade (3:00 – 5:45 p.m.)

Registration deadline for the 2018–19 school year is July 26, 2019. A registration fee of $50.00 for 7th-8th grade is required at the time of signup. Contact Hope Burford at 601.368.7398 or hburford@jacksonacademy.org for more information or to inquire about dropping in.

7th-8th Grade (3:00–5:45 p.m.)

Regular Monthly Fee – $60/month

Drop-in: $20/day

  • Middle School (7th-8th grade) After School is available Monday through Friday on school days only.
  • NO half days, holidays, or summer program.
  • All Middle School (7th & 8th Grade) students will meet in Mr. Tucker’s Room (next to the Middle School Office).
  • Students will have an environment that promotes homework/study time.
  • After School Staff will be available to assist students with homework.
  • Every effort has been made to make this a program that meets the needs of our parents and students.
  • After School will be billed from the Business Office in 10 installments on the first of the month, due on the 20th of the month. Bank draft option is available. Drafts will be drafted on the same date as tuition. Please call Andrea Lackey at 601.364.5701 for more information. You must request a draft for each school term.
  • You will be billed for days reserved whether present or not. (We base our staff on reservations.)

“Our family wouldn’t know what to do without JA’s After School Program. During the school year, the kids get their homework done and have the opportunity to participate in a variety of sports and activities – all before the evening rush begins at home.”

Ashley Eley Cannady  JA Parent

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