Inspiring and challenging students toward academic, athletic, and artistic excellence
What We OfferLearning that prepares students for a lifetime of success and leadership
MissionStriving to educate and inspire students toward academic, athletic, and artistic excellence
PhilosophyAdapting to the needs of these changing times in order to develop each student's potential
The Jackson Prep Difference
When it comes to preparation for college, Jackson Prep sets the standard for secondary school excellence. It's not surprising that our students' talents and intellectual strengths are as diverse as their personalities.
You Have a ChoiceAll schools are not the same and we can prove it!
Expect a Return on Your InvestmentTalk to a recent Prep graduate for the latest testimonial on the difference a Prep education can make for your child’s future.
Prep Continues to LeadAfter four decades of setting the standard in secondary education in Mississippi, Prep is still leading the way while widening the path toward excellence.
Get to Know Us!
Discerning parents deserve the information it takes to make an informed choice. Challenge us to show you why our education is superior. Families choose Prep because they want more for their children. The bar is set higher for everyone – so even our average students are ahead of the competition.
With a rich tradition of excellence in preparing students for college...Jackson Prep embraces a challenging curriculum and high expectations, coupled with support from inspiring instructors.
Jackson Prep students...graduate with a strong foundation of knowledge, skills, and responsiblity for self and others. Prep aspires to graduate young men and women of integrity who will achieve their goals.
Eighth graders performed a lab entitled Momentum: A Crash Lesson. Students studied the relationship between a car's momentum and the distance it pushes an object during a collision by using a computer interfaced with a motion detector that measures its velocity. Students calculated the momentum.
Jackson Prep Fine ArtsThe Fine Arts program consists of both curricular and co-curricular activities where students are challenged to reach their full potential as artists. Students at all levels learn skills such as critical thinking, teamwork, focus, perseverance, and creativity that serve them in all aspects of their Prep careers
Christmas Art Show
Applause hosts "Christmas in the Renaissance" featuring a Student Art Show, a Silent Auction, and A Renaissance Feast on Nov. 29 beginning at 5:30pm in the McCravey Art Gallery and the McRae Multi Purpose Room. Tickets are $50 and may be purchased by calling 769-798-9500
Jackson Prep Athletics builds individual leaders through team-centered goals and endeavors
Every Student a leader!
Integrating the leadership initiative with all aspects of school life…
Prep students are challenged to look beyond themselves to discover ways they can make a difference in their community and the world at large. Prep students are encouraged to willingly and voluntarily respond to the needs of their community by giving of their time, energy, and talents towards helping individuals, groups, and/or the environment, without expecting anything in return.
Preparing all students to lead lives of distinction…
A Philanthropic CommunityThe support of our community demonstrates a vote of confidence in Prep's future and the importance of our mission.
The amount each family and individual gives is a personal decision. Your contribution directly enhances our students' education, and we hope that all members of the Prep community will participate to the best of their ability.
The Tranforming Prep – Celebrating Arts & Leadership Seat Campaign offers a wonderful and unique opportunity in which everyone can participate.
Be a part of a project that will truly transform Prep and the lives of its students for many years to come as we provide a seat for every leader.
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