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Summer Hours

Monday - Thursday (8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

Campus CLOSED July 1 - July 14, 2015


Jackson Honor Students : Required Summer Reading

The first week of school English teachers will outline projects that students complete during the first grading period. Teachers also discuss the test that will be given. Both items are based on the wonderful books from our summer reading list.

Students please finish reading your assigned books prior to the first day of school, August 24, 2015.

NOTE: Students should keep a Character Chart and a Log of the 8-10 Most Important Events to help with the project that will be assigned the first week of school.   

6th Grade

"The One and Only Ivan" by Katherine Applegate


7th Grade (Choose One)

"The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle" by Avi

"Splendors and Glooms" by Laura Amy Schlitz


8th Grade

"Walls Within Walls" by Maureen Sherry


2015 Viking of the Year Nominees

Congratulations to this special group of students! Teachers nominated the students based on their academic performances, school spirit and acts of good citizenship throughout the year.

Please send a round of applause for this year's Nominees for Jackson Technology Center's 2015 Viking of the Year.

Jackson PTA Wins Top Award 2014-2015

Congratulations to our WONDERFUL PTA members and families!

What a wonderful luncheon with Garland ISD Council of PTAs!



Magical Masquerade 8th Grade Dance

Did you have FUN?

Your PTA hosted a Fabulous 8th Grade Dance!



STEAMposium - May 16th 

This event was held on Saturday, May 16, 2015. We hope that you were able to attend.



Cycle Recovery Calendar

YOUR Success is OUR Goal


Labs open before and after school for your convenience.


Texas Education Agency

2013-14 Federal Report Card for Texas Public Schools



Teacher of the Month

At the end of each month the GISD teacher with the most votes will be named as teacher of the month, and win this car to drive  for a month...Learn More




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Jackson Technology Center for Math & Science has new hours for the summer. The campus is also closed July 1 - 14, 2015.
Jackson honor students need to complete required summer reading before the start of school.
Pictures form the 8th Grade dance.
A round of applause for this year's nominees for 2015 Viking of the Year.
Students in grades 6th-8th interested in science, technology, engineering, and math are invited to attend a fun, hands-on, engaging camp this summer.

District Messages

Get your family ready to begin the new school year.
Help your student prepare for the next school year by keeping up with their summer reading.
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