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Welcome to Jackson Charter School

At Jackson Charter School, we believe in the power of education to transform lives and communities. We are one of the three charter schools in Rockford IL. Our focus is on providing a great environment filled with hands-on learning experiences for our students.

We are dedicated to bringing energy and excellence into our classrooms. Our curriculum is innovative with a focus on STEM and hands-on learning. This makes us stand out as a leader in education in the Rockford Public School District.


Free Tuition & Transportation

We offer free education and transportation to all students in the Rockford Public School District. Our goal is to ensure that every child has access to quality education. We assist families in providing their children with a quality education at Jackson Charter School. This education sets them up for a successful beginning in life.

Comparing Jackson to Private Schools in Rockford IL

There are several key differences between Jackson Charter School and private schools in Rockford, IL. Whether you’re a parent considering the best educational path for your child or a student curious about your schooling options, this guide is designed to provide a clear and comprehensive comparison. From educational philosophies, and curriculum offerings to extracurricular activities and community involvement. Jackson Charter School has so much to offer our Rockford students. We invite you to compare us to private schools in Rockford and see if Jackson Charter School may be the best fit for your student and your family.

Jackson Charter School

✅ Free Tuition

✅ Free Transportation

✅ African American Studies Course

✅ Dedicated STEM Class

✅ Extended School Hours

✅ Open to ALL RPS205 Residents

Rockford Private Schools

❌ Free Tuition

❌ Free Transportation

❌ African American Studies Course

❌ Dedicated STEM Class

❌ Extended School Hours

❌ Open to ALL RPS205 Residents

Kindergarten & Elementary School in Rockford, IL

We design our kindergarten and elementary programs to nurture curiosity, creativity, and a love for learning. We provide a welcoming and supportive environment for children to learn and grow in Rockford, IL. We have designed our kindergarten and elementary school to be a friendly and helpful place for kids. Our highly qualified teachers inspire young minds and foster each student’s unique potential with passion and dedication.

A Charter School in Rockford with a Difference

Jackson Charter School is the only school in Rockford that teaches African American Studies to elementary students. This unique program reflects our commitment to celebrating diversity and promoting a deeper understanding of cultural heritage, enriching our students’ educational experience.

Our focus on STEM and hands-on learning prepares students for the challenges of the 21st century. Our students learn critical thinking and innovation through projects, problem-solving, and working together. Our modern facilities and resources help students have a fun learning experience, encouraging them to explore, discover, and succeed.

Jackson Charter School – Future Leaders

Jackson Charter School – Connect, Explore, Create

Jackson Charter School – African American Studies

Jackson Charter School – STEM

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Join the Jackson Charter School Family

Join the Jackson Charter School family for excellent education in a caring and exciting environment for your child. Together, we can lay the foundation for a bright future, filled with endless possibilities.

Come see why Jackson Charter School is the top pick for kindergarten and elementary school in Rockford. Let’s embark on this exciting educational journey together!

Jackson Charter Newsletter | June 2024