Jade Elizabeth Pettyjohn (born November 8, 2000) is a sixteen-year-old American actress and singer. She is currently portraying Summer Hathaway in School of Rock. She is also known for portraying McKenna in the film, An American Girl: McKenna Shoots for the Stars. Prior to her film and television career, she performed alongside a local children's song and dance troupe from the age of seven. Jade has also played various roles in several television series, such as in Revolution, Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior, and Grimm. She co-starred in the Nickelodeon Original Movie Rufus 2 which aired in January 2017.
- She made her television debut at the age of eight, on a 2008 episode of The Mentalist.
- Her first big screen role was on the 2014 film, Dakota's Summer.
- She guest starred in Nicky, Ricky, Dicky and Dawn as Rose.
- Although her character, Summer, can't sing, she can.
|2008||The Mentalist||Julie Sands||TV Series Guest Star|
|2009||S.H.M.I.L.U||Bella Ryker (Child)||Short Film|
|2010||United States of Tara||Kammy||TV Series Recurring/Guest Star|
|2011||The Cape||Tracey Jerrod, Age 12||TV Series Guest Star|
|2011||Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior||Samantha Weller||TV Series Guest Star|
|2011||Prodigal||Samantha O'Neil||Short Film|
|2012||McKenna Shoots for the Stars||McKenna Brooks||Film|
|2012–13||Revolution||Charlie Matheson (at 11)/Young Samantha (uncredited as Samantha)||TV Series Recurring/Guest Star|
|2014||Dakota's Summer||Summer Jennings||Film|
|2014–15||The Last Ship||Ava Tophet||TV Series Recurring Character|
|2014–15||Henry Danger||Chloe Hartman||TV Series Recurring Character|
|2015||Shangri-La Suite||Young Karen||Film|
|2015||All I Want for Christmas||Megan Farley||TV Movie|
|2016–||School of Rock||Summer Hathaway||Main Role|
|2017||Rufus 2||Kat||TV Movie|
|School of Rock Cast Members|
|Breanna Yde • Ricardo Hurtado • Jade Pettyjohn • Lance Lim • Aidan Miner • Tony Cavalero • Jama Williamson • Ivan Mallon • Haley Powell • Brec Bassinger • Will Kindrachuk • David Pressman|