The Jackson County Intermediate School District is an educational service agency that works in partnership with local public and charter schools, and the local community. We are committed to the success of all students by providing educational leadership, services, programs, and resources.
The "Bubby's Backpacks" will help provide comfort and establish communication when officers come into contact with a non-verbal child or a child with autism.
A community breakfast to honor the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and what he stood for turned out to be the biggest in its history.
What started out as an assignment to keep students busy while the teacher gets ready for class, turned into an impressive piece of art for a Parkside 8th grader with autism.
Manufacturing companies looking for skilled workers can be sure the best of the best get their start at the Jackson Area Career Center.
Early/Middle College student enrollment in Michigan has risen from 6,485 students in the 2014-2015 school year to 13,065 students in the 2018-2019 school year. Students have earned an average of 40 college credits through their programs.
Organizers of the Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament presented a check for more than $2,500 to the Lyle Torrant Center Friday afternoon..
The Jackson County ISD is monitoring the situation regarding the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). Our primary concern is for the health and safety of our students, staff and community. Please click on the "COVID-19 Info" tab at the top of this page for information including letters and resources.
**Due to restrictions on outside visitors at the Kratz Education Center because of COVID-19, fingerprinting services are not being offered at this time. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.**
An A to F grading system for schools was recently put in place by the State of Michigan. This grading system is based largely on standardized test scores. Due to a clerical error, the Lyle Torrant Center was included in this grading system and will likely receive a poor letter grade this year. The Torrant Center has already been reclassified for future reporting. Below is a link to the letter being sent to parents and community members explaining this disappointing error.
MiSchoolData.org is a State of Michigan/MDE website with reports designed to help the community better understand their local school district, and to help parents make informed decisions. The site is provided by the Center for Educational Performance (CEPI).