Category Archives: School life

GJA is pleased to welcome Jay Underwood, Interim Head of School

Dear George Jackson Academy Community, On behalf of the Board of Trustees, I am pleased to announce the appointment of Jay Underwood as Interim Head of School for this coming school year, 2019-2020. With more than 25 years of experience at independent schools throughout the country,  Jay brings to George Jackson a sterling record of leadership in middle […]

Fourth Grade Admissions Announcement

    March 19, 2019   To All in the George Jackson Academy Family: After careful study, George Jackson Academy has decided not to accept boys into the fourth grade for academic year 2019-2020. The decision reflects the desire of the Board of Trustees to sharpen GJA’s focus in a changing, challenging educational environment. Transitioning […]

Why Alumni Should Reconnect with GJA

There’s something unique about attending an all-boys school like George Jackson Academy. You learned about brotherhood, about how to support your classmates, and how to be your best self. So many alums tell us GJA was a turning point in their lives, a place where they really figured out how to be leaders and friends. […]