Educating the hearts and minds of K–12 students in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Jackson Hole Classical Academy is a private, K–12 school in the classical, liberal arts tradition. Our mission is to cultivate wisdom and virtue in students so they may discover and fulfill their potential, and contribute to a flourishing and free society.

Community Life & News

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  • Coram Deo Magazine Vol. 2 released!

    Proudly presenting, Coram Deo Magazine Vol. 2! The second edition of Jackson Hole Classical Academy's annual magazine features academic articles and op-eds relating to classical education written by our faculty and staff. View on

In the Classroom

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  • JHCA selected as a quarterfinalist for the 2022 Yass Prize

    Jackson Hole Classical Academy has been selected as one of the 64 quarterfinalists for the 2022 Yass Prize! The Yass Foundation, established by educational visionaries Janine and Jeff Yass, released a statement regarding the prize that read, “the award highlights education providers that strive to offer education that is Sustainable, Transformational, Outstanding and Permissionless (STOP).” 
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  • Food Network Star Leads Baking Club at Jackson Hole Classical Academy

    Life is what you bake it. What started as a hobby for Julie Hession turned into a career–one that took her all the way to the Food Network. A three-time cookbook author with a successful baking blog and a second-grade parent at JHCA, Julie has won televised baking competitions judged by Bobby Flay, Sara Moulton, Top Chef’s Padma Lakshmi, and Guy Fieri. Through her Las Vegas-based bakery and café called “Julie Anne’s,” she produced a line of granola that was sold in over 400 stores nationwide. When not starring on TV, Julie creates custom cakes, decorated cookies, and huge charcuterie boards for parties. Currently, she is leading a six-week baking club for students at Jackson Hole Classical Academy!
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Physical Address:
2500 S. Park Loop Rd.
Jackson, WY 83001

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 7466
Jackson, WY 83002


Enrollment Inquiries:
Polly Friess, Head of School
(307) 690-8396
All Other Inquiries:
School Office
(307) 201-5040

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Nondiscrimination Policy: Jackson Hole Classical Academy admits students of any gender, race, color, and national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students. Jackson Hole Classical Academy does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, national or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, tuition assistance, athletic, arts or other school administrated programs.