Jack Anderson Elementary


JAE’s elementary guidance counselors, Mrs. Beasley and Mrs. Downs, are vital members of the related arts education team. They encourage all students in the areas of academic achievement and personal/social development to ensure today’s students become the productive, well-adjusted adults of tomorrow. Mrs. Beasley and Mrs. Downs collaborate with JAE administrators, teachers, parents and community members to promote student achievement.

They are available to address specific needs of JAE students.
To make a guidance counseling referral or 504 request for your child, please contact Mrs. Beasley or Mrs. Downs via email.

Professional school counselors in Sumner County have a master’s degree or higher in school counseling, meet the state certification and licensure standards, and uphold ethical and professional standards of the American School Counseling Association.


Jack Anderson Elementary is an institution focused on academic excellence as well as genuine concern for the well-being of children.


Students are engaged in authentic learning and growth opportunities which prepare them for the next level of success.  With a STEM focus, our students interact with purposeful dialogue as they problem-solve, create, and make improvements.  Every day, we encourage our students that it is with hard work and perseverance that our failures lead to success.