Jackson School District Academies of Learning


    Notices of Acceptance for all Academies of Learning will be sent on Friday, March 3, 2023.

    Application information for the 2023-2024 School Year is noted below:

    (February 11:  STEM Application Assessment Administration and all JAA Academy Auditions for both Goetz and McAuliffe Grade 8 applicants - will be at JLHS on Saturday, February 11th)

    JAB Application Assessment Administration will be on-site on separate dates at both Goetz and McAuliffe Middle Schools.

    For specific information on each Academy and its Strands, Visit each Academy Webpage! There you can access a direct link to unique videos that highlight each Academy of Learning! 

    VISIT the DMA, JAA, JAB and STEM Academy Pages today!

    The Jackson School District has developed academies of learning to offer students a focused pathway of instruction in a particular field of study during their high school years. Entrance into our academies is competitive. Students must complete an online application and, in some cases, take an entrance exam, audition or be interviewed.

    NOTE: If you are looking for information about the Air Force Junior ROTC Program - See the AFJROTC Page

Academy Application/ Acceptance Timeline


    Notices of Academy Acceptances will be sent on Friday, March 3, 2023 for all Academies of Learning.

    All applications are located on each Academy's page.

    All applications are due Jan. 26, 2023 by midnight.

    (Late applications will NOT be accepted)

Academy of Business

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Digital Media Academy

  • Digital Media


Academy of the Arts

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Jackson STEM Academy

  • STEM Academy