JACKSON, Tenn. — Jackson Central-Merry Excessive Faculty and Madison Tutorial are within the last months of development.
To get a glimpse of the ultimate consequence, the Schooling Imaginative and prescient Committee members, together with county and metropolis leaders, obtained a tour Tuesday morning.
“It was a possibility for not solely board members to type of get an replace from November, however was additionally a possibility for a number of of the county commissioners who’re on the Schooling Imaginative and prescient Committee to see the tasks first hand,” mentioned Greg Hammond, Chief of Workers and Public Data.
It has been over 20 years since a brand new faculty constructing has been constructed on this district, however Hammond says it isn’t the brand new constructing that may make these colleges nice.
“Buildings are good, however it’s all concerning the lecturers and college students that make it work. It’s the worth of the schooling we’re taking a look at and the worth of the diploma the scholars in all of our excessive colleges will obtain,” Hammond mentioned.
The goal completion date for each faculty’s development is ready for July 31.
“To return and take a look at the images from November after which see what we noticed in the present day, it was actually cool simply to see the method we’re going by means of and likewise the progress that the development firm is making,” Hammond mentioned.
Hammond says this venture is nice for your entire neighborhood and the varsity system.
“After we take into consideration our total portfolio for the Jackson-Madison County Faculty System, it’s lots of satisfaction, lots of custom these new colleges assist add to that,” Hammond mentioned.
JCMSS will proceed to present updates concerning the progress of each colleges.