Kim Jackson Martial Arts - We teach a fun, safe and easy to learn martial arts program
 
RANKING SYSTEM
 
American Martial Arts belts are tied evenly to  represent the balance of physical excellence and behavior.
 
    
    BLACK STRIPES       
     
Black Stripes are earned by demonstrating the physical and mental material for your belt rank.  You must know the required material at level 10 to progress. 
 
           
      
                                                       Level One
                                   BEGINNING STUDENTS (WHITE-ORANGE)  
Level Two
INTERMEDIATE STUDENTS (GREEN-BLUE)  
Level Three
ADVANCED STUDENTS (RED-CANDIDATE)  
 
It is possible that some students will be able to move from belt to belt a little faster, while some may need a little more time at each belt rank.  The progression of each student is up to
 Mrs. Jackson
 
EXAMS
 
Exams are held on the last class of each month. 
Students test for their White Belt after the first month of training. 
 
 Students testing for Gold Belts and higher need to turn in the EXAM CARD and FEE to
 Mrs. Jackson before their exam to reserve your belt.
 
 
 
WEAPON STRIPES
 
NUNCHUCK - LEVEL TWO
1ST STRIPE-9 STRIKES
2ND STRIPE-BASIC KATA
3RD STRIPE-DOUBLE NUNCHUCK KATA
4TH STRIPE-FREESTYLE KATA
 
   BO STAFF - LEVEL THREE
    1ST- 9 BASIC STRIKES
2ND - BASIC KATA
 3RD-FREESTYLE KATA
 
KAMA - LEVEL FOUR
1ST-9 STRIKES
2ND-BASIC KATA
3RD-KAMA KICHUNG
4TH-FREESTYLE KATA
 
KALI STICKS - LEVEL FOUR
1ST-9 STRIKES
2ND-BASIC KATA
3RD-TIGI
  4TH-FREESTYLE KATA
 
SWORD - LEVEL FOUR
1ST-9 STRIKES
2ND-BASIC KATA
3RD-FREESTYLE KATA