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Thursday, August 28, 2014
Open gym and lifting for grades 9 and above starts on Thursday, September 4, 2014.

Player meeting is at 5:45 PM in locker room and a parent meeting is at 7:00 PM in high school room A101.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Dear Parents,

As many of you know, we here at Jackson High School are partnering with mCORE, a company that provides mobile heart screenings for young athletes. These screenings are being done in an attempt to catch underlying heart defects that can lead to Sudden Cardiac Arrest. Sudden Cardiac Arrest is the leading cause of death in young athletes.

Please watch the 4-minute video for more on SCA and mCORE.

This event is specifically for HIGH SCHOOL athletes

NOTE!  Due to high demand, a 2nd Day has been Added

Screening Details
  • Date:  Thursday, September 25th, and NOW Friday, September 26th
  • Time:  7:45am - 1:45pm
  • Location:  JHS – Distance Learning Lab
  • Screening For: Risk of life-threatening cardiac conditions.
  • Time Requirement: Approximately 10-12 minutes per athlete.
  • Each athlete will be given an EKG and Echo screening. These tests typically cost approximately $2000 in a clinical setting.
  • Cost: $75 (Please contact mCORE in financial hardship situations).

ATHLETES MUST PRE-REGISTER FOR THE SCREENING BY VISITING  For any questions, please call Bart Letcavits at 330-418-8199.

We strongly encourage all of our athletes to take part in this screening opportunity. If you have further questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us directly.


Terry Peterson
JHS Athletic Director
Friday, June 27, 2014
The response to the 2nd annual, invitation only, Jackson Basketball Academy to be held July 21-24th has been tremendous. 

The camp is now fully sold out and we can no longer accept registrations. 

The coaches are fine tuning the curriculum for the academy and it will be even better than last year. 

We're certain your son's will benefit greatly from this camp in all aspects of his game!  Stay tuned for more details.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
The JYBA Summer Hoops program in the Jackson North Park is back! 

What: Outdoor skill instruction and games

Who:  For kids entering 4th through 8th grade

Where: Jackson North Park courts

When: Wednesdays & Fridays, 8:30am - beginning July 9th and ending August 8th

Cost: $5 per session

Please download this announcement for details and registration information.