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Vanderbilt Road Show Comes To Prep

Vanderbilt Road Show Comes To Prep

August 18, 2014


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Jackson Preparatory School hosted the Vanderbilt Road Show on August 13th. The Road Show is an opportunity for high school students of  all ages to learn about Vanderbilt University. Two Vanderbilt admissions representatives were in charge of the local seminar with help from Vanderbil...

Grad Talks Acting With Drama Classes

August 18, 2014


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Last week actress Jaclyn Bethany visited Prep’s drama class to share her experiences working in the acting industry. Jaclyn loved acting from the time she could walk and talk. Her dream as a child was to play Annie on Broadway. Unfortunately, that was not her parents plan for her; they believed...

New Faculty & Staff

New Faculty & Staff

August 18, 2014


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Prep Alumna’s “Cinderella” Proposal Goes Viral

Prep Alumna’s “Cinderella” Proposal Goes Viral

August 15, 2014


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This summer a fairytale came true for Jackson Prep alumnus Taylor Townsend right in Prep’s newly-renovated auditorium. After having dinner with her mother, Prep’s Global Leadership Institute director Dr. Cindy Townsend, Taylor, unsuspecting, was driven to Prep. There, in Lindsay Hall, she found...

Dual-Enrollment Engineering Course Begins

Dual-Enrollment Engineering Course Begins

August 15, 2014


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Jackson Prep has paired with the University of Mississippi Department of Engineering to offer a pre-engineering course to current Jackson Prep students. This class will give students credit at both Jackson Prep and University of Mississippi. The course will be taught by Ms. Marsha Hobbs with assistance fro...

Free School?

Free School?

August 15, 2014


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Jackson Prep has announced its first-ever tuition raffle. Entries can be purchased at $50 apiece ($125 for three), and patrons may buy as many entries as they desire. At halftime at the homecoming game on October 3, a drawing will be held, and the lucky winner will receive up to $6,420 toward spring...

Service Club To Help Fight Diabetes

Service Club To Help Fight Diabetes

August 15, 2014


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The Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi will be the community partner of Prep’s Service Club for the 2014-2015 school year. As a nonprofit health organization, the Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi works both to prevent diabetes and to improve the lives of those touched by this disease. Prep...

Walton Era Begins At Prep

Walton Era Begins At Prep

August 13, 2014


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Dr. Jason Walton has taken the reins as Prep's sixth Head of School.

Summer’s Over!

Summer’s Over!

August 11, 2014


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Précis 2014-2015

Précis 2014-2015

August 11, 2014


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This year's Précis class has a motto: "No boys? No problem!"

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