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M.A.S.H. hits Jackson Prep Theatre

M.A.S.H. hits Jackson Prep Theatre

By Ian Payne

April 28, 2015

  Jackson Prep students put on a theatre version of the hit comedy movie and TV show, M*A*S*H, on April 24th, 25th, and 26th.  The play briefly showed the lives of fictional military doctors and nurses during the Korean War.  The play garnered a large audience on all three days and received fa...

Alumni Give Career Perspective to Juniors

Alumni Give Career Perspective to Juniors

January 15, 2015

Thursday, January 15, the junior class was given the opportunity to listen to Jackson Prep alumni in four different fields.  These fields included business, medicine, marketing, and education/ministry.  During these meetings the students listened to professionals in these fields, with the abi...

Robotics Club Travels For Competition

Daniel Palmer, Benjamin Wilkinson, Sahil Singh, Joshua Michael, Jack Huang, Leah Thomas, Isaac Clapp, Thomas Kirby, Andrew Lott, and Bryan Sullivan with the Patriotbots.

January 14, 2015

In an attempt to qualify for State Tournament, Jackson Prep sent two groups of students to Greenville, Mississippi. Even though one group of students was the number 2 seed going into the final tournament, both groups fell short of qualification. The sponsor of the Robotics Club, Mr. Clay Conn, hopes...

Student Profile: Khue Tran

Student Profile: Khue Tran

December 17, 2014

      For the first 16 years of her life,  Khue Tran lived in Vietnam, spoke Vietnamese, and watched “futball,” yet she now attends Jackson Prep. Khue moved to Huntsville, Alabama before her junior year and had to learn to speak a new language, live in a new culture, and go to school from a...

Sentry Gnomes in Custody, Prizes Awarded

Sentry Gnomes in Custody, Prizes Awarded

November 10, 2014

The Sentry staff, for issue 3, hid three gnomes around Prep's campus and offered a $25 gift card reward for any student who finds them. After a perilous quest through the halls of Jackson Preparatory School, amateur adventurers Mathew Drennen and Nick Elrod stumbled upon the two gnomes, Gnaomie a...

Nationally-Known Speaker to Discuss Leadership

Nationally-Known Speaker to Discuss Leadership

October 17, 2014

          On Tuesday October 28th, Dr. Tim Elmore will be speaking at Jackson Prep with an emphasis on Growing Leaders in our Community, as part of the Global Leadership Institute's series of Insight Forums. Dr. Elmore founded the non-profit organization Growing Leaders as an attempt to develo...

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