About Northeast Middle
The mission of Northeast Middle School is to encourage an challenge students to excel in a safe, nurturing, learning environment of high expectations and rigorous academics. We believe in providing an exemplary instructional program to students that is grounded in rigorous academics and emphasizes problem solving and critical thinking skills. Students at Northeast Middle School and the Academic Academy at Northeast are challenged in the classroom, in the sports arena, in areas of fine arts as well as areas of technology. It is important to nurture the social and emotional development of students. Students deserve to feel safe, supported, and engaged in their environment.
News & Announcements
JMCSS teacher awarded Outstanding Earth Science Teacher Award for Tennessee
JACKSON, Tenn. – Jana Young’s love for teaching middle school science is not just evident to her colleagues and students at the Academic Academy at Northeast Middle School. It has earned her the prestigious Outstanding Earth Science Teacher Award for the state of Tennessee from the National Association of Geoscience Teachers (NAGT). Read more here.
Welcome to Jackson, Tennessee! Home of Blue Suede Shoes, Rockabilly and great barbecue! Also, Jackson is home to the Jackson-Madison County School System. In 2016, our Jackson-Madison County Schools are home to over 13,000 students that speak over 17 languages from very diverse backgrounds. Our district is home to nine elementary schools, three K-8 schools, four middle schools, three traditional high schools, one magnet high school and one early college high school.
Additionally, our district is also home to one Pre-K Center for the youngest citizens ages 2-4. Spend time visiting our school websites to see the unique educational offerings each school provides to the students of the Jackson-Madison County area.
If you are new to our district, visit our Prospective Families page to learn more!