Join the Academy

Start your journey to the top, at school and at home, by becoming a Jonesville Scholar. 

Become a Mentor

Guide our scholars by serving as a mentor, known to us as journeymen and journeywomen.


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About The Academy

Let us tell you more about the Jonesville Academy

The Jonesville Academy program and curriculum are designed for Black and Brown young men in grades 3-10 in Bowling Green and Warren County. Jonesville Academy Scholars accept the opportunity to extend their learning beyond their elementary, middle school, or junior high school to work toward a pathway to success that includes interactive learning from teachers of color, mentorship, networking, and community engagement with peers.

Jonesville Academy Scholar speaking

Together, we’ll build our community

Join us in helping to mold the next generation of scholars, by becoming a financial partner, journeyman/journeywoman or volunteer.


Be a community supporter or financial partner that helps shape the next generation of leaders.

Journeyman helping a scholar

Get Involved

Join our Jonesville Academy Scholars on their journey as we work together to close the educational gap.

Students learning in STEM class


Find answers to frequently asked questions about Jonesville Academy program and activities.

Why the name Jonesville? 

Honoring a once thriving community with the legacy of the next generation. 

Jonesville Academy is a program honoring the Jonesville community, a community that was home to Black families, businesses, and more beginning in the 1860’s.

Jonesville marker at WKU