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Senior Financial Management students explore New York City

Senior Financial Management students explore New York City

By Avery Andress

January 24, 2018

Senior members of Jackson Prep’s financial management class went on a trip to New York City January 18th through the 21st. The trip at first was delayed due to weather problems, so all of the seniors took off a day later than planned. All of the seniors and chaperones took flights to Atlanta t...

Précis Pageant 2017

Précis Pageant 2017

By Avery Andress, Bonnie Burge, and Eloise Moore

December 18, 2017

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Mistletoe brings holiday cheer

By Avery Andress, Editor-in-Chief

November 17, 2017

Sponsored by the Junior League of Jackson, Mistletoe Marketplace was held from November 1-4 at the Trade Mart in Jackson. November 1 was the Preview Gala and Auctions when people wore cocktail attire, ate, and got to shop early. On November 2 and 3, Mistletoe shoppers arrived early in order to both...

Change is coming to the Prep schedule

Change is coming to the Prep schedule

By Avery Andress

April 4, 2017

Jackson Prep is currently considering a revamping of the school schedule, and has hired a consultant team that will help the school choose and implement a new schedule. The drive for a new schedule comes the strategic plan developed by the faculty, Board of Trustees, parents, and students in a pro...

Mock Trial goes to State Competition

Mock Trial goes to State Competition

By Avery Andress

April 4, 2017

The Mock Trial team this year is sponsored by Ms. Williams. The Jackson Prep Mock Trial team sent two teams to the Jackson Regional Mock Trial Tournament on Saturday, January 21. Both teams advanced to the state tournament which took place March 9 and March 10. The Mock Trial team is led by Captain...

USM Orchestra performs at Prep

USM Orchestra performs at Prep

By Avery Andress

February 15, 2017

The University of Southern MS Symphony Orchestra visited Jackson Prep for a performance in front of the student body on February 15, 2017. They played a selection of music.  ...

Bon Appétit! We love food day

Bon Appétit! We love food day

By Avery Andress and Genevieve Hurst

February 14, 2017

This Valentine’s Day, Prep hosted a World Food Day. Students from French, Spanish, Chinese, and Greek classes were able to bring and sample food from around the world during their class period. The teachers encouraged their students to go out of their comfort zone and sample many foods that they ...

Community Service Club partnered with MCHS

Community Service Club partnered with MCHS

By Holman Buchanan

November 14, 2016

This year the community service club has gotten off to a great start. Mrs. Kelly Headley is the Head of the Community Service Club after being a co-chair last year. She is very involved in the Jackson community and a great role model for all of the students involved. Each year, the community service club cho...

CCJ hosts annual Sanderson Farms Golf Tournament

CCJ hosts annual Sanderson Farms Golf Tournament

By Avery Andress

November 2, 2016

The Sanderson Farms Pro-Am Golf tournament was held Wednesday, October 26 through Sunday, October 30 at the Country Club of Jackson on the Cypress Course. The tournament is an annual stop for the Professional Golfers’ Association (PGA) tour. Friends of Children’s Hospital was the primary beneficiary...

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