Jackson Prep News and Announcements
SiriusXM Features Jackson Prep as The Highway’s High School of the Week

SiriusXM The Highway, satellite radio Channel 56, has chosen Jackson Prep as its "Highway High School of the Week." Host Storme Warren will feature Jackson Prep during morning segments all this week from 6:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. with live interviews and more.  Videos and photos of Jackson Prep football highlights may be submitted via e-mail to The Highway at

Monday, September 15, 2014 9:01:00 PM

Nine Seniors Named Semifinalists in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Competition

Jackson Prep congratulates the following students recently identified by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation as Semifinalists in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Competition:  Ben Clark, Tad Cochrane, Holt Crews, Kyle Culbertson, Sarah Kennedy Duncan, Claire McDowell, Parker McGowan, Peyton Parker, and Ben Van Pelt.

Thursday, September 11, 2014 8:29:00 AM

Recent Messages from Our Head of School, Dr. Jason L. Walton

August 26, 2014 Update: Arrangements for Walker Wilbanks

August 25, 2014 Update:  Jackson Prep Mourns Passing of Walker Wilbanks

August 23, 2014 Media Advisory

August 23, 2014: Letter from Dr. Walton

Monday, August 25, 2014 4:26:00 PM

Class of 1981 Honors Classmate Richie Edmonson in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

MS News Now reported on the uplifting story of Prep Class of '81 members joining to support a classmate.  "We love you, Richie," shouted smiling classmates just before buckets of ice water were dumped on their heads near the water tower on the Jackson Prep campus Monday. And with a chilling splash, members of the Class of 1981 accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on behalf of classmate Richie Edmonson.  MS News Now, August 19, 2014

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 8:43:00 AM

Pittman Receives Duke TIP Recognition


The Duke University Talent Identification Program (TIP) identifies academically promising 7th graders based on standardized test scores achieved while attending elementary or middle school.  Those students are then invited to take the SAT or ACT as a 7th grader.  Jackson Prep had 80 students participate in the program this year.  Of those, 29 qualified for state recognition, having scored at or above the national average of high school junior or seniors who tested on at least one part of the SAT or ACT.  One Jackson Prep 7th grader, Abigail Pittman, qualified for grand recognition, scoring at or better than 90% of high school juniors or seniors who tested.  Pittman is invited to a special recognition ceremony at Duke University.


Saturday, June 07, 2014 7:14:00 PM

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