Charles E. Jordan High School is a diverse school rich in traditions of academic and extra-curricular excellence. Jordan students are encouraged to seek excellence, and teachers utilize a variety of teaching techniques to address a variety of learning styles. Another important aspect of the academic program is the availablity of a wide variety of Advanced Placement courses. Jordan students can choose from more than 17 AP courses.
The school features career pathways in Agriscience/Biotechnology and Commercial and Artistic Production. Other components of the Jordan community that have won national and state awards include the visual arts, marching band, show choir, DECA (marketing and business), FFA, FBLA, the foreign language program, and the school newspaper.