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6-8
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Orlando, FL
Students enrolled: 1,355
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6000 Stonewall Jackson Road
Orlando, FL 32807

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(407) 249-6430
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November 29, 2014
my name is cierra montoya now i don't have any programs but i do want to tell you how much jackson means to me. some teachers have asked me questions like 'do i love school' well i'm gonna say 'yes' and [omg] the teachers and Administrators are so nice . . 'i am planning on going to be an Administrators' at jackson. most people would say being a Administrator is to hard and stressful but i see it as a chance to educate kids and make them to want to learn and say 'i can do this and that i'll get to my goal this way'. where every student every day strives for success go jaguars!!

- submitted by a community member
June 25, 2014
It is a fantastic school...I am an IB student entering the 8th grade and I think that the AVID and IB Programmes work well together and they are hand in hand programmes...I have had a very enjoyable experience at JMS and am a proud Jackson Jaguar.

- submitted by a community member
November 03, 2013
Okay, as an I.B. Student I do not like this school At ALL.... This school is an I.B school and lets everyone know but the teachers are not the worst I just feel that they can be better , they don't show enough effort as it pertains to helping the kids learn and this school is not just for I.B. we have what they are referred to as "the regular kids" in this school and everyone acts like they are not important and they don't matter because its an I.B. school and this is not a bias statement because I am a I.B. student .

- submitted by a community member
October 23, 2013
Okay, I get that it is in a bad neihborhood. It still is one of the best schools in orange county. I am an I.B. student at jackson and the teachers are AMAZING. The school provides busses for the I.B. students. And depending on your school your districted for, you may have like me, dodged a bullet.

- submitted by a community member
July 26, 2013
This school is awesome, but before my 7th grade year started, the principal transferred (Sadly) and numerous teachers left. The teachers are enthusiastic in teaching and the staff his helpful

- submitted by a community member
November 26, 2012
First, of all its very easy to find faults in a school and discipline begins at home. As parents we need to realize that those teachers are there to teach if we had more control over our kid, they won't face a lot of problems and teachers wont waist time correcting our kids. They will have more time to teach. Stonewall Jackson is a great school with wonderful staff and a SUPER PRINCIPAL that cares about his staff and students, Has a parents i stand behind the Principal and staff. Our child is in the IB program and he is getting what he needs to get. Some kids go to school to be clowns and waist their and the teachers time. let us stp playing the blame game and know when you go to school is to learn. It doesn't matter what neighborhood the school is located in.

- submitted by a parent
July 18, 2012
I attended this school in 2009-2010 for 6th grade, and I asked my mom to take my out as soon as we could. This school was ghetto. Bad kids, bad neighborhood, and much more. Luckily, I came from Dover Shores Elementary so I didn't live there. If any parents are moving to Orlando, Howard or Conway middle are much better. I transferred to Howard Middle for 7th and 8th grade, and loved it much more.

- submitted by a community member
September 06, 2010
This is another review for a student at S. Jackson Middle School, I have been for a few weeks now.... Things are a little better. Kids still are noisy and destructive. Still only learning in 2 classes. But this time there is a terrible kid in my last class. He is very noisy and NOT respective. He does not behave, and to me it seems as if the teacher is not being very controlling of his actions in her class. This is still a horrible school through my perspective.

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no rating February 03, 2010
Sjms is a very diciplined school and i am someone who is saying that b/c i thought that it was not a very good school. Turns out, i ws wrong. I have gotten a 4.0 since i started and the IB andAVID Program is great ! We are taking high school classes already and getting ahead in life. Not to even talk about how the teachers are they are so involved and nice and willing to go and help you with the extra step. Jackson has changed and it waayyy different now. an i love it there .

- submitted by a student
January 26, 2010
I was a student on Jackson Middle School I already graduated on 2006 from Colonial which I never had a problem. But in Jackson I used to too manny problems with other girls since I was shy and I was new and didnt know english. Now my sister is enroll in Jackson and she is having the same problems I think that the stuff of the school should put more discipline on this kids..

- submitted by a student
November 18, 2009
Stonewall Jackson Middle School has a great IB program and should be recognized for its achievements. The faculty, staff and administrators are quite responsive and concerned about every student.

- submitted by a community member
no rating November 16, 2009
SJMS is a great school cuz' Im in the AVID program and it helps you get scholarships and stuff also Its a 'B' school dont listen to what people say that SJMS is a bad school cuz its a good school.Im a A student Im in 7th grade this year SJMS rocks its da' best!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

- submitted by a student
October 27, 2009
ok.. sjms is the best school with the best teachers!!! how do i know this information??? cuz i am a 8th grader and been going there for 3 years and i had the best time of my life there and there are so many memories that will never leave my mind because how fun that school is. don't listento what others say about that we are a bad school cuz we aren't!!!! )(im a 8th grade avid student and a sjms student and i am proud to be one!!!!!!!!!!!!)

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August 06, 2009
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August 06, 2009
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- submitted by a parent
August 05, 2009
I think that stonewall jackson is no't that good because the students that are no't in AVID can go to pe and that is no't fear.But my teachers wor great on 7th grade they have good teacher on 7th grade i do't know on 8th but will see.I am talking from experiece.

- submitted by a student
August 03, 2009
I am a former student who recently move to jackson.I totally dnt like it there it is the worse school ever.i totally dnt think the teachers care if u learn anything.so when i go there i know am on my own and i try to do my best.if i could get a transfer i would.am talking from experience.

- submitted by a student
no rating June 26, 2009
I am a former student at Stonewall Jackson Middle school. I think it is a great school. The IB program which I was in was a great program I got all A's in my acedmic grades!!! The staff is very wonderful. This school is a very caring and a very trusting school!! Peace.Love.Jennifer Nguyen

- submitted by a student
May 25, 2009
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- submitted by a parent
May 24, 2009
i dont think this is a good school the teacher there only care about themself dont even bother to let the parents know when there is a problem until is to late thay say they will get incontact with you but they dont the principal doesnt even want 2 hear your problem.this is my opion i talk for experience.

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March 25, 2009
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- submitted by a parent
March 17, 2009
Jackson is awesome.Yeah sure it has some bad rumors but they're not true.It is fun and has lots of after school activities.Im a 6th grade avid studentand avid helps me complete my biggest goals in learning.so fare ive gotten 2 straight a's this year.Yeah some times the works tough but i think its a wonderful school

- submitted by a student
no rating February 07, 2009
I am a student of Stonewall Jackson i think the school is good. but has to change the way they have the schdeules and the studnets running.

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July 06, 2008
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June 12, 2008
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March 21, 2008
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- submitted by a parent
February 28, 2008
I am a student at jackson, this school has rose out of the depths and become the best school Florida has to offer, With the new Ib and AVID programs that our school offers shows that jackson isn't a 'Bad' school like everybody says. The students are determined to be the best and are the best there is no way that anyone can put down Jackson with everything that is new and improved.

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February 01, 2008
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December 08, 2007
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- submitted by a parent
no rating November 30, 2007
i think stonewall jackson is one of the best schools in florida, from all the choice they made and to try an be an ib school is the best! it used to be way different with tons of violence and guns plus drugs. i am and ib student and all of my teachers care about all thier students and help them and also dont pick favorites!!

- submitted by a student
October 11, 2007
Jackson Middle School is a great school and with a wonderful administration and staff team. The AVID and IB programs are outstanding and we just recently became the 1st in Orange County and the 2nd in the state to become an Avid Demonstration School. Jackson is continuing to grow and exceed expectations. We are truly 'building a global community'!

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August 13, 2007
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May 19, 2007
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- submitted by a parent
December 27, 2006
SJM's is a great school. Most kids are poorly disiplined at home I can tell, I'm a student thier in 8th grade. Most kids have a lack of confidence and really dont care how well they do. All the teachers are great and really care about thier kids. I hope that we can change the reputation.

- submitted by a student
October 05, 2006
I dont care what anbody says,sjms is the greatest school and always will be!Theyve madea new building and made a lot of improvements.Im a student there and its the greatest school Ive ever been too!Staff members and the teachers are great.This is a school everyone loves! thanx, -one of the students

- submitted by a student
March 07, 2006
I think Stonewall Jackson has alot of potential, but has yet to live up to it. With alot of effort it can improve it' poor reputation. I pray that it does. As of right now I am looking for another school for my daughter!

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August 08, 2005
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- submitted by a former student
May 11, 2005
I think jackson is a great school and that all the rumors that its bad are not true.All the staff and personel at sjms make sure the students are safe and protected from danger. Since I go there I should know and I do feel really safe at stonewall jackson.

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March 21, 2005
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June 15, 2004
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- submitted by a parent
June 09, 2004
I think that Stonewall Jackson is great learning environment. The teachers are devoted to helping each student become the best person they can be. I am very proud to send my child to this school.

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January 05, 2004
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Stonewall Jackson Middle School
6000 Stonewall Jackson Road, Orlando, FL  32807
(407) 249-6430
Last modified Stonewall Jackson Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Stonewall Jackson Middle School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 42 reviews. Top