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4720 Cairo Drive NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111

Phone:  (505) 296-9536
Fax:      (505) 292-2346

School Hours:
M, T, Th, F:  8:43 am - 3:40 pm
Wednesday: 8:43 am - 1:00 pm

School Colors:
Black and Gold

School Mascot:


Northern:  south of Spain to Juan Tabo and north of Montgomery to Juan Tabo;

Western:  west of Juan Tabo to Eubank, the north side of Spain

6 Pillars of Character
  • Trustworthiness
  • Respect
  • Responsibility
  • Fairness
  • Caring
  • Citizenship

School Information

Map to Our School

SY Jackson Elementary is located across Montgomery from Eldorado High School on Cairo Drive NE.

Map to SY Jackson

About S.Y. Jackson

Our school opened in 1971 and was named after Sherwood Young Jackson, a local businessman and APS school board member.  We have a strong teaching and support staff as well as a very active PTA, who all set high expectations for our students.  Our school colors are black and gold and our mascot is the jaguar.

APS Mission:  Albuquerque Public Schools in collaboration with the community provide quality education which prepares all students to become contributing members of a diverse changing world.

S.Y. Jackson Mission:  The S.Y. Jackson community will collaborate to provide a safe learning environment which respects individual differences and helps all students to reach their full potential.

"One Team, One Goal: Student Success"