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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 […]

GJA Boys Learn About Fake News on Quartz

See the boys of GJA as they learn about fake news:

Alumnus Mandeep Singh Interviewed by President Barack Obama

GJA Alumni are doing incredible things. In early November GJA alumnus Mandeep Singh (GJA 2007, Packer Collegiate 2011, Columbia University 2015) was interviewed by President Barack Obama at the first ever Obama Foundation Summit in Chicago. Mandeep is a valued member of the GJA Associate Board, as well as founder of his own organization, Flip National, which […]

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. […]

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