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2016 Jackson Summer Reading Challenge - "Tic-Tac-Toe, Read Three in a Row!" Attach Quick View

Jackson is once again challenging your student to read over the summer with "Tic-Tac-Toe, Read Three in a Row!" There is a challenge for students entering grades 1-2 and a separate challenge for students entering grades 3-5. Please click on the link below for this year's summer challenge! 2016 Jackson Summer Reading Challenge.pdf?1464217670)


2016 Elementary Summer Reading Lists Quick View

Experience the power of self-selected reading this summer! Just click the appropriate link below to view reading recommendations prepared by Plano ISD Librarians and Learning Media Services staff members. Recreational reading is not only fun; it is also vital for educational growth. Studies prove that continued reading during the summer months is important for preventing "summer slide" when th...


Thursday, May 26 - Jackson Elementary Senior Reunion (Fifth Grade Class of 2008/2009) Quick View

Jackson Elementary School invites the Fifth Grade Class of 2008/2009 (2016 High School graduates), teachers, staff and friends to our annual Senior Reunion to be held on Thursday, May 26, from 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. in the Jackson Library.


Jackson 2015-16 Yearbooks Quick View

Jackson 2015-16 yearbooks are currently on sale for $30.00 through the Store tab on the Jackson PTA website until May. Yearbook sales will be highlighted in May with a flyer going home with the kids. *We apologize if you tried to order a yearbook and received a "Sold Out" message. The problem has been fixed, and we hope you will try to order online again!


Thursday,May 26 - Jackson Skate Night Quick View

Come show your Jackson spirit and enjoy a night of skating with friends and teachers during Jackson Skate Night! See details below or click on Skate Night Flyer. Jackson Skate Night Thursday, May 26th 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Thunderbird Roller Rink 3200 Thunderbird Ln, Plano, TX 75075 Only $7.00 per skater (skate rental is included in that cost!). Pay at the door, credit cards now welcome. Food &am...


Friday, May 27 - Student Holiday/Teacher Professional Development Quick View

There will be no school on Friday, May 27.


Monday, May 30 - Student/Teacher Holiday, Memorial Day Quick View

Monday, May 30, is a student/teacher holiday in observance of Memorial Day.


Thursday, June 2 - Yearbook Signing Quick View

Yearbook Signing Day is Thursday, June 2, so get your yearbook now! Yearbooks can still be purchased online on the Jackson PTA website,, until May 26. The cost is $30. Yearbooks will also be available for purchase at Jackson during the last week of school.


Thursday, June 2 - Jackson Fifth Grade Graduation Quick View

Jackson's Fifth Grade Graduation Ceremony will be held on Thursday, June 2, at 6:00 p.m. in the gymnasium. Refreshments will be served following the ceremony in the cafeteria.


Andrea Cockrell, Principal Quick View

Andrea Cockrell Principal (469)752-2110 Greetings, Jackson Jaguars! It is truly an honor to be the proud principal of Jackson Elementary. After teaching at both Wyatt and Beverly Elementaries, I served as the assistant principal at Sigler Elementary before beginning this incredible journey as a principal. Throughout my career, I have gained experiences that I bring t...


Kamili Carthledge, Assistant Principal Quick View

Kamili Carthledge Assistant Principal (469)752-2111


History of Jackson Elementary Quick View

Jackson Elementary was founded in 1975 and was named after Frank William Jackson (1846 - 1927). Originally from Kentucky, Mr. Jackson settled on a farm near Renner in the late 1800’s. He is well known for his support of church, education and progress, having donated land for schools, the Methodist Church and the Cotton Belt Railroad. Having served as president of the School Board for many ye...