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  • April 03, 2015
    • Student/Staff Holiday
    April 11, 2015
    • MISSION IMPOSSIBLE - Annual Viking FUN RUN 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

      Get ready to join us for a great day with students and families! Learn More at:

      PTA page on Jackson's website!

    April 13, 2015
    April 17, 2015
    • Fifth Grading Period Ends
    April 20, 2015
    • Sixth Grading Period Begins
    April 27, 2015
    • Bad Weather Day 1 Bad weather day 1 is being used as makeup day for Feb. 23

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AVID Certified Campus

Please Change your Calendars:

Our 2nd Annual AVID Soccer Night Tournament is Postponed. Date to be Announced.

8th Grade High School Orientation

Please Note: All orientations are held in the high school Auditoriums.

 Thur  3/26

 Naaman  Forest  HS

        6:30  p.m.


 Mon  3/30  North  Garland  HS          6:00  p.m.  website 
 Mon  4/06  Garland  HS      6:00  p.m.  website
 Mon  4/13  Lakeview  Centennial  Hs             5:00  p.m.  website
 Mon  4/13  Sachse HS           6:30  p.m.  website
 Tues  4/14  South  Garland  HS          5:30  p.m.  website

JUMPSTART your High School Courses

Get a jumpstart on earning high school credits!  We will be offering online courses in Personal Fitness, Health, and Speech. You will earn 1/2 credit towards graduation!

Registration for these classes began on Monday, March 23rd, so come get an application in Mrs. Ragsdale’s office before you leave school!

All applications are DUE in your counselor's office by Friday, March 27th

  • Students must be passing all classes. 
  • Students may not be in danger of failing for the year or STAAR.
  • Students may choose ONE class to take.

Courses will be held three days per week from 4 p.m - 5:30 p.m. 

Coursework Dates: April 6th – May 13th 

These classes are also offered in Summer School, but the fees are $125 per ½ credit …

Jumpstart is FREE. Come join us and get a headstart on your high school credits!

PTA Announces FUN RUN 2015

Mark your calendars for the Annual Viking FUN RUN on Saturday, April 11th, 2015.

This year's event promises to be challenging with inflatables and obstacles galore!  

  • 45 Foot Inflatable Obstacle Course
  • 65 Foot Inflatable Obstacle Course
  • Giant TWISTER-style Game
  • Climbing Walls
  • Tunnels to Navigate
  • Slime to Slog Through (if you dare!)
  • Surprises along the way that you won't see coming...
  • POST Race: Special appearance by Turtle the Painting Pit Bull  

We are proud to welcome In-N-Out Burger and Kona Ice as our guest vendors. 

$20 Entry Fee includes cool Fun Run T-shirt and food from both guest vendors! 

Entry Forms are available in the Front Office and HERE. 

Entry Forms and Race Fee are DUE by April 1st in order to receive your Race Day T-shirt.  

The Annual Viking Fun Run is open to anyone and everyone! Friends and family are welcome to attend and participate in the run. Food will be available for anyone and can be purchased with food tickets sold at the event. 

Plan on spending the day with lots of great Jackson kids and families!

Mission Impossible FUN RUN Information


Yearbooks may be purchased before school and during lunches!

It's only $25 for a book of memories! Look at these VINTAGE covers!


Cycle Recovery Calendar

YOUR Success is OUR Goal


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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