School spirit & history

Jackson Campus Front Entrance

Jackson Technology Center was named in honor of Mr. Ben C. Jackson, a Garland civic leader.

Jackson Technology Center began as Jackson Junior High School in 1966 with grades 7-9. Years later it became Jackson Middle School with its current configuration of grades 6-8. Jackson Middle School became Jackson Technology Center for Math and Science in the fall of 1998.

Jackson has received TEA Recognized school honors for academic excellence and is recognized by Texas Monthly as a 5 Star School.

Viking Alma Mater

JTC MS forever
Proud and true we'll be.
We'll stand up and shout your praises,,
Jackson, hail to thee!

Home of the Vikings,
May you ever
Wave the blue and white,
We will all uphold your glory
Jackson hail to thee.

School colors

Royal blue, white and black

School mascot