Welcome, Leslie Katz the New Headmaster at Marshall Academy!

Leslie Katz has a bachelor’s in English from Western Michigan University and a master’s from Eastern Michigan University in Children’s Literature.  She has 10 years of teaching experience at the middle school and high school level (English), and several years on the leadership team at Marshall Academy.  She hails from Battle Creek where she lives with her husband, Aaron, and two daughters, Emerson and Tennyson. 

Welcome, Jet'uan Jackson the New School Leader at Joy Preparatory Academy!

Jet'uan Jackson is the school leader at Joy Prep. She has been in the field of education since 2009 with a specific concentration in math intervention, curriculum, and instruction as well as serving as an assessment coordinator. Ms. Jackson has a B.S. in education with a major in English and a minor in math from Wayne State University. She holds a professional education certificate in grades K-5, all subjects, and grades K-8 all subjects, self-contained classroom. She has worked for The Leona Group for seven years. She was a fourth-grade teacher at George Crockett Academy, a math interventionist and instructional coach at Highland Park Renaissance Academy and most recently was data coach, assessment coordinator and math interventionist at Cesar Chavez Academy Upper Elementary.