Jackson Christian School
|Jackson Christian School|
|832 Country Club Lane
Jackson, Tennessee 38305
|School type||Christian private school|
|Religious affiliation(s)||Churches of Christ|
|NCES District ID||01615341|
|President||Dr. Mark Benton|
|Elementary Principal||Linda Bradford|
|Student to teacher ratio||15:1|
|Hours in school day||7.2|
|Accreditation||Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and the National Christian School Association|
|Tuition||Varies by grade|
Jackson Christian School is a private Christian school located in Jackson, Tennessee. Founded in 1976, Jackson Christian School provides education for students from Pre-K through high school. It is also home to the 2008 and 2014 TSSAA Class A Baseball State Champions and the 2006 TSSAA Class A Football State Champions, This is the city of Jackson's only title.
Jackson Christian School was founded in 1976 as a Christian school for students in grades 1 through 8, with an original enrollment of 58 students. Three years later, Jackson Christian School moved from its original location at the Central Church of Christ in Jackson, Tennessee to its current 28-acre facility.
The school's current campus was built in 1979. Located on Country Club Lane near The Columns shopping district in Jackson, TN, the campus covers an area of 28 acres (110,000 m2). It includes two gymnasiums, multiple computer labs, and a library.
Jackson Christian School has a preschool program in a separate location than the primary campus. Located at the Campbell Street Church of Christ, the preschool program is for children ages 2-4.
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