Jackson Middle School
About Our School
Grades 6 – 8 | Traditional
Jackson Middle School leads the way in academics, athletics, and fine arts with robust school spirit and traditions. The academic curriculum offers all courses required by the State of Texas for the mastery of standards for each grade level.
At Jackson Middle School we create a safe space and build strong, positive connections and provide opportunities for students to learn, grow, and thrive. We are empowered to lead in order to prepare students to move forward by helping students create a strong sense of self and promise. We are committed to preparing our students for high school.
How to know Jackson Middle School is right for your child:
- Your child wants to experience high levels in academics, athletics, and fine arts while developing critical thinking and process skills to prepare them for post-secondary readiness.
- Your child wants to allow their interests to guide them through their academic choices.
- Your child wants to be involved in clubs, extracurricular activities, and participate in UIL events.
Unique ways your child can learn and grow here:
- Environmental Science, Environmental Systems, Principles of Agriculture
- Algebra 1, Geometry, English 1
- Spanish 1, 2, Leadworthy, Band, Orchestra, Choir, Mariachi, Dance, Theater Arts, AVID
Classes are offered in various levels including Advanced, Gifted and Talented, On Level or Enrichment.
We offer classes where students earn High School credit which include: English 1, Algebra 1, Geometry, Spanish 1-2, Principles of Business Marketing and Finance, Professional Communications, Dollars and Sense, Health, Principles of Agriculture, and PE Foundations
Gifted and Talented classes are offered for students who meet the district criteria for participation.
Career Technology Education
- Investigating Careers
- Dollars and Sense
- Professional Communication
- Principles of Agriculture
- Principles of Business Marketing and Finance
7th and 8th grade boys and girls sports are offered through GPISD.
Student Leadership and Clubs
National Junior Honor Society, Student Council, Gaming,and Lego
A team of students that works to promote kindness and compassion around the campus and community by doing community projects, social learning activities, and inspiring acts of kindness.
Dance, Cheer, Choir, Theatre, Orchestra, Band, and Mariachi
Frequently Asked Questions
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