Liberty Technology Magnet High School
|Liberty Technology Magnet High School|
|3470 Ridgecrest Road, Ext. Jackson, TN 38305
|Color(s)||Burgundy and silver|
Liberty Technology Magnet High School is one of the youngest high schools in the Jackson-Madison County area. Its construction took place between 2002 and 2003. The cost for the school's construction was nearly $16 million. In 2009, Liberty became a Title I school.
Liberty's campus is 175,000 sq ft (16,300 m2). and covers 48 acres (190,000 m2), located near Pringles Park, home of the Jackson Generals. The outside campus includes a football stadium, football practice field, band practice field, a soccer field, and both baseball and softball fields. The football stadium is surrounded by a track and can seat up to 1,600 people. The auditorium seats up to 999 people, and the gymnasium has a capacity of 2,150.
In 2009, Liberty Technology Magnet High School had 15 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Tennessee average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
Liberty Crusader Athletics
Johnny Reynolds was the principal when the school opened in 2003, until October 31, 2008 when he retired as principal. June Murry took the position but was fired at the beginning of the 2015-16 school year for hiring uncertified math teachers and for violating rules governing credit recovery. Murry now works as a fifth-grade science teacher at Andrew Jackson Elementary School, also part of the Jackson-Madison County School system. Timothy Gilmer took the position in January of 2016. 
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