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.

Libby Lynch named 2015-16 TAEA NAHS Sponsor of the Year by Tennessee Art Education Association

The Tennessee Art Education Association has chosen Libby Lynch for the 2015-16 TAEA NAHS Sponsor of the Year. Ms. Libby Lynch established the NAHS chapter 1757 at University School of Jackson in Jackson, TN in 1998. Read more.

Seventh Graders Take on Atlanta

USJ seventh graders spent a busy three days in Atlanta in October. The students visited CNN Studios, where they learned how green screens work and how broadcasts are done Read more.

Addison Dunn Named State Finalist for Wendy's Heisman Award

Soccer and softball player Addison Dunn was named a state finalist for the Wendy's High School Heisman. Only two of the state's 20 finalists are from West Tennessee. Across the country, 1,000 students are still competing for the award. Read more.

Briarcrest Regional Art Competition Winners

Congratulations to the following students for their winning entries in the Briarcrest Regional Art Competition Read more.

Exciting Literary Happenings for Seventh Graders

Teacher Dana Simmons decided to do something different this year, integrating Tennessee author Vince Vawter’s 2014 Newbery Honor book Paperboy into her class. Read more.

All State GolfState Golf Tournament

Ryan Davis placed 2nd and Shelby Hatchett placed 4th at state golf tournament. Ryan and Shelby both made All State. Read more.