Mrs. Christa Jolly is excited to join the faculty at BJCS this year.  For the past nine years she taught in the Shelby County Schools.  Prior to settling in Memphis she taught in Louisiana and Arkansas.  She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Hendrix College and obtained a Master of Science in Education from the University of Central Arkansas.  Mrs. Jolly is certified in grades K-6 and also as a Reading Specialist.  

In her classroom she likes to incorporate technology, small group instruction, and hands-on learning.  She strives to make learning fun and meaningful for each of her students.  Mrs. Jolly enjoys spending time with her husband, Joe, and their three children, Annalise (9), Kyle (7), and Carter (2).  She also enjoys being outdoors, traveling, running, and reading.