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GOLFERS

Playing on the 2017-2018 golf team at Jackson Academy are (from left, back) Matthew Frost, Jack Gnam, John Henson III, Jordan Davis, Robert Culpepper, Rob Mahaffey; (front) Peyton Norwood, Connor Gee, Jack Culhane, Duncan Scanlon, Will Graven, Merritt Nations, Drake Lester, and Davis Cress.


Junior high tennis

Jackson Prep’s junior high tennis awards went to (from left) Emma Dye, Most Valuable Player; Madeleine Conerly, Most Valuable Player; Ethan Aldridge, Patriot Award; Lampton Moore, Most Improved; Andrew Sweat, Impact Player; Ivey Yelverton, Most Valuable Player; Lily Flowers, Patriot Award, Abbie Mask, Most Improved.



Celebrate

First Presbyterian Day School students enjoyed a celebration of the 2017-2018 at their annual Field Day. Shown are (from left) Lilla Watson, Mary Morgan Mardis, Kate Cothren, Rosie Ward, and Dendy Hogan.


Arthur Warren Scott

Arthur Warren Scott was recently graduated during the 129th commencement exercises at Woodberry Forest School in Madison County, Virginia. He will attend Southern Methodist University. Scott is the son of Mr. and Mrs. David A. Scott of Jackson.



Senior inductees

Seniors (from left, back) Luke Pitts, Baley Reed, Blake Mills, Gage Morgan; (front) Mary Mitchell, Lillie Walker, Sarah Grea Walker, and De’ja Bradford were recently inducted to Jackson Academy’s chapter of the National Honor Society.


Jerseys and jewels

Kindergartners at First Presbyterian Day School dressed in jerseys and jewels as they studied the letter J. Shown are (from left) Davison Tyra, Eloise Ketchum, Marie Young, and Blake Townsend.



Citizenship award

Germantown High School recently held its Underclassmen Awards Day. Ninth, tenth and eleventh-grade students who display qualities of leadership, character, loyalty, and service to Germantown High School were selected by the faculty to receive the prestigious Maverick Citizenship Award.


Law day art

Madison Central High School art students were named 2018 Law Day Art Contest winners. Shown are (from left) Abigail Deville (first place statewide in 10th-grade division) and Candace Williams (first place statewide in 11th-grade division and overall division winner in grades 10th-12th).



Entrepreneurial alley

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School held Arts on the Green on April 21. Students who participated in the event’s Entrepreneurial Alley are (from left) Bess Ketner, Susanna Everett, Emmy Painter, and Annabelle Abraham.


Accelerated readers

First Presbyterian Day School students were recognized as having the most Accelerated Reader points in the school for the 2017-2018 year. Shown are (from left) Ellis Rich, Will Conner, Alex Guidry, Emily Maggio, Nichols Katsaboulas, and Charlie Penny.


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