About Green

  • Overview

    Green Elementary is one of 33 elementary schools in the Jackson Public School District. It serves students in grades pre-K-5.

    School History

    The school's namesake is Emma Gertrude Green (1877-1946). A native of Corinth, Green attended Millsaps, Alabama, Ole Miss, the University of Chicago, and State Teachers College at Memphis. Prior to employment in Jackson as first-grade teacher at the Poindexter School, 1913-1914, she taught in Corinth, Port Gibson and Greenwood. In 1915, she moved to Davis School, then switched to Power the next year, where she taught until retirement in 1945.

     Vision

    The vision of Green Elementary School is to have high performing schools that serve high performing scholars in a clean and safe environment.

     Mission

    We are building stronger schools together so that every scholar, every day, is ready for life.

    School Colors:  Green and White

    Mascot:  Hornets