In addition to the fine post-secondary education offered at Jacksonville State University, first-time visitors quickly learn that a quality educational program is top priority in Jacksonville. The Jacksonville City Schools rank twelfth in the state academically. In 1996 the city supplemented Jacksonville High School’s commitment to academic excellence with the construction of a new 12 million dollar facility. Jacksonville also has one private school, Jacksonville Christian Academy, which enrolls approximately 240 at its location in southwest Jacksonville.
The Mission of Kitty Stone Elementary is to develop a successful child who is motivated to continue learning. To ensure this, the school will provide an effective curriculum presented through the cooperative efforts of a dedicated and caring staff. This will be accomplished in an environment that promotes high self esteem, expects academic achievement, and fosters responsible citizenship for each child. You can find more information about the school system listed on their State of Alabama web site at Jacksonville City Schools.
Jacksonville High School’s commitment to academic excellence is mirrored by its dedication to developing an Internet Domain where parents, students, and visitors may visit the school at any time to see the latest achievements and awards that keep making the “Golden Eagles” shine above their rivals. You can find more information about the school system listed on their State of Alabama website at Jacksonville City Schools.
Jacksonville State University is a state-supported, regional, coeducational institution with an enrollment of more than 9,000 on a modern 318-acre campus. The University epitomizes the city’s vision of looking to the future while drawing on the strengths of the past. Together, JSU and the City of Jacksonville embody the friendly spirit that has attracted generations of students who enjoy an individualized post-secondary education experience without the feeling of being “lost in the crowd.” The fifth largest university in the state, Jacksonville State is known for its preparation of teachers, JSU offers pre-professional programs in medicine and law, as well as programs in business, criminal justice, nursing, social work, environmental management, music and more than 40 others, along with 18 graduate degree majors. For more information on Jacksonville State University and what it has to offer you visit the JSU web site today!