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 infancy through the 12th Grade. From the child-centered environment inb 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.

Two USJ Students Selected as Finalists for Presidential Scholars Program

University School of Jackson seniors Page Askins and John Stanford have been selected by the White House Commission on Presidential Scholars and the United States Department of Education as candidates for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. They have been invited to apply for this competition and are currently in the process of finalizing their applications. Read More

An Important Week for USJ

Each week in a school year is important, but this week at USJ is particularly more significant. This Wednesday afternoon, USJ will be visited by a team from the Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS). It is a five-person team, and each holds a leadership position in an independent school. We are seeking reaccreditation from SAIS and the Southern Association of College and Schools (SACS). The term of the reaccreditation is five years. The team will be on campus for three days. Read More

Colors of Music 2017

Congratulations to the following students for having artwork selected to compete in the Color of Music Art Contest: Skyla Ziegler (not pictured), Sophia Karg, Efosa Osayamen, Claudia Amos, Caroline Wilkerson, Stephanie Nnaji, Julie Wagner, Jenna Leigh Sammons, and Abby Porter. Read more

Preparation Underway for St. Jude Math-A-Thon

Our Math-A-Thon fundraiser for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has begun. If you choose for your child to participate in the collection of donations for this project, you can begin collecting now. The event will be held on Friday, March 3, and donations are due on that day.

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Mid-South Scholastic Art Competition

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