Accomplishments for 2011 Programs:
-The Jackson Zoo was once again accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.
-The Zoo visited 52 schools with its ZooMobile program, hosted 302 school groups at the Zoo, and held five Zoo Camp sessions this year.
-Hosted 26 Junior Docents for the summer
-The Zoo was in attendance at 19 events throughout the region including St Patrick's Day, SneakyFest and Zippity Do Dah Days.
-Hosted over 24 Special Events Days at the Zoo
-The Jackson Zoo serves a state wide audience with 47% from the local counties of Hinds, Rankin, and Madison counties; 43% from other areas of Mississippi and 10% from out of state.