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 12015 Sterling Awards

Congratulations to Upper School Art Teacher LIbby Lynch for winning a Sterling Award, naming her one of 20 most influential women in West Tennessee for 2015. Other members of the USJ family winning a 2015 Sterling Award are parents Pam Bowers and Lynn Woodside and alumni parent Alice Kirkland.

headline 1Join us for USJ Weekend on April 17 & 18, 2015

Enjoy a family weekend on campus. Sponsored by the Alumni Association, USJ Weekend will offer baseball, softball, and tennis games, a barbecue lunch with inflatables for the younger kids, and an outdoor movie that will open with live music from Upper School students. Alumni and current families may obtain free tickets to any of the games by emailing mzerfoss@usjbruins.org. View the weekend's schedule of events.

headline 1University School of Jackson's Pops Concert

Students will perform a Pops concert on Monday, April 20, at 7:30 p.m. in the Blankenship Theatre. Tickets are $5 a person, and they can be purchased at the door. Tickets also are available in advance at the front desk of the Upper School for $5.

headline 1Lower School celebrates St. Jude fundraiser

To celebrate raising $78,153 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, USJ’s Lower School students donned special Math-a-Thon T-shirts and gathered for a group photo. Once again, USJ students broke records in the amount of money they raised in the Math-a-Thon they hold every other year. Read more about the event.

headline 1USJ Magazine, Spring 2015

Take a look inside the spring 2015 edition of USJ Magazine. USJ publishes a magazine twice a year, in the fall and in the spring. Read more.