West Tennessee's College Preparatory School

University School of Jackson is West Tennessee's college preparatory school. It offers a challenging curriculum in a nurturing and safe environment. We educate students from PreKindergarten through the 12th Grade. From the child-centered environment in the Lower School to the college advanced placement courses in Upper School, USJ offers your child an education that will prepare him for college… and success in life. Learn more.

headline 1Meet the 2014-2015 Honor Council officers

Upper School students have taken it upon themselves to make sure student conduct is a matter of honor by instituting an Honor Council and an Honor Code predicated on the assumption that all students are honorable young men and women who have the right to be trusted. Read more.

headline 1Technology in the classroom

USJ teachers use technology extensively in their classes. Technology Integration Specialist Mary Ellen Vaughn collects examples of how different faculty members approach teaching. Read more.

headline 12014 National Anthem Project

200 years after Francis Scott Key penned the Star-Spangled Banner, students and faculty from Upper School, Middle School, and Lower School gathered to sing the national anthem. Fifth graders, studying that time period in class, talked about what happened that day in 1814 during the Battle of Fort McHenry in Baltimore. Then, the Upper School Choir led USJ in the singing of the national anthem.