University School of Jackson

Heidi McDaniel

Heidi McDaniel

Lower School Technology, Registrar

[email protected]

Where do you call home?
Jackson, TN

How long have you been teaching?
Over 35 years

What is your favorite part about teaching?
I love being around kids and doing different things every day! Also I get to play with lots of cool toys in the STEAM lab.

What is your favorite thing about USJ?
The people! The teachers, the parents, and the kids! I love seeing there kids I taught years ago bringing their kids to USJ so that I'm now teaching the second generation of Bruins!

What is a fun fact about yourself?
I lived in Switzerland for 2 years and went to Kindergarten and 1st grade there.

NEWS

Headnotes: Pandemic Leadership

12/01/2020

  November 2, 2020   Greetings USJ Families,   Did I mention that I love baseball? As a student and teacher of American history, I appreciate it as a quintessentially American invention and activity. I really appreciate this Gerald Early quote:   "There are only three things that America will be remembered...

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Randy Olswing Named Chief Financial Officer

11/20/2020

The University School of Jackson announces the recent appointment of Randy Olswing to the senior leadership position of Chief Financial Officer. For the past twenty years, Mr. Olswing served as Assistant Head for Operations/Chief Financial Officer at Hutchison School, a private independent school located in Memphis, Tennessee. Before his...

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Headnotes: Fundamentals

11/02/2020

  November 2, 2020   Greetings USJ Families,   Did I mention that I love baseball? As a student and teacher of American history, I appreciate it as a quintessentially American invention and activity. I really appreciate this Gerald Early quote:   "There are only three things that America will be remembered...

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Headnotes: The Bruin Walk

10/01/2020

   The Bruin Walk   For those who proudly wear the Red and Columbia Blue, this path isn’t just special but treasured. It stands as a symbol of accomplishment. Emblematic of success. This leads to an important, if not existential question: Just how is this success defined? ...

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