Jack's mom is a social worker. She and her husband, Jack's dad, do what they can to put Jack and Jamie through private school, though money is tight for them, and they live in a rough neighborhood. She encourages Jack to be kind to August and defends Jack's actions when Julian's mom makes a fuss about August being at school.
Jack's Mom Character Timeline in Wonder
The timeline below shows where the character Jack's Mom appears in Wonder. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Jack: The Call
Jack: Why I Changed My Mind
Jack: Private School
...aren't rich, even though he goes to private school. Jack's dad is a teacher and Jack's mom is a social worker. They sold their car when Jamie started kindergarten at Beecher Prep,... (full context)
In Mr. Tushman's office, Jack sits and listens to Mr. Tushman talk about expulsion. Jack's mom is there too, looking surprised and angry. Jack refuses to explain what happened, saying that... (full context)
Jack: Season's Greetings
Jack: Letters, Emails, Facebook, Texts