Providing youth a fully immersive arts education experience
The JAMS 100 is our after-school and summer intensive program. It offers a wide range of arts and cultural activities, including music, dance, creative writing, vocal training, film, visual arts, and drama. These activities allow students in grades 4th-12th to explore their interests and talents. In addition to fostering creativity, they also help students build confidence and self-esteem.
House Davis, where the musicians and vocalists rock the house!
House Davis is named after the iconic Jazz musician, Miles Davis. He was a 20th Century American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and
As the next generation of musical greats, the students of House Davis continue his legacy by honoring the roots of jazz, gospel, and more. YOU are the sound of the future!
House Allen, where we honor a living legend, the Debbie Allen.
Mrs. Allen is an American actress, dancer, choreographer, television director, and television producer.
The students of House Allen strive every day to master creative expression. From their roots in African dance to the contemporary stage, they will be the next “Debbie Allens” of the world.
House Micheaux, home of the filmmakers and storytellers!
House Micheaux is named in honor of Oscar Micheaux, the African American author, film director, and independent producer of more than 44 films.
The student filmmakers, actors, poets, and performers of House Micheaux celebrate his legacy by continuing to tell their stories, their way, in their authentic voices.
House Savage, home of the visual artists!
House Savage is named in honor of Augusta Savage, an amazing sculptor and arts educator from the Harlem Renaissance who just happens to be a native of Green Cove Springs, FL.
The students of House Savage continue her legacy by uplifting the visual arts at JAMS and in the Jacksonville community…or as we like to call it, JAMSONVILLE!
"We use art education as the conduit for improving learning skills and self-confidence."