West Tennessee's College Preparatory School

University School of Jackson is West Tennessee's college preparatory school. It offers a challenging curriculum in a nurturing and safe environment. We educate students from PreKindergarten through the 12th Grade. From the child-centered environment in the Lower School to the college advanced placement courses in Upper School, USJ offers your child an education that will prepare him for college … and success in life. Learn more.

Carey Inducted Into Jackson-Madison County Sports Hall of Fame

Former USJ baseball coach Jimmy Carey was inducted into the Jackson-Madison County Sports Hall of Fame’s 31st class this April. Coach Carey, who led the Bruins to three state baseball titles—1999, 2001, and 2002—coached at USJ from 1996 to 2003.Learn More

Two Students Awarded San Francisco Trip Through CO:de Catalyst Program

Two USJ students were chosen to travel to San Francisco this summer through the CO:de Catalyst program. Upper School students Larissa Rose and Evan Patterson won the trip from the Co. They follow in the footsteps of Chinaza Nwokolo, who went on the trip last year as the first USJ student to ever win the opportunity. Learn More

Students Recognized by Duke Talent Identification Program

Several students in the seventh-grade class earned recognition from the prestigious Duke University academic program for gifted students. Braden Sallee earned Grand Recognition, a national honor for students who scored in the highest 3 percent of the Duke Talent Identification Program. He was invited to Duke University for the ceremony. Learn More

Trey Smith

Congratulations to Trey Smith on being name the #1 prospect in the 2017 ESPN 300 Jackson Sun ESPN

Annual Medieval Feast Day a Success for Fourth Graders

Costumed students paraded through the halls and into the festooned cafetorium. They were then announced by their royal names and presented to Queen Lisa Cates before taking their place at the feast tables to enjoy their meal.Learn More