Stay up-to-Date with Active Parent
Parents have the opportunity to view their student's school attendance and grades by signing up for "Active Parent". Registration forms are available by clicking here or in the counselor's office. There is no need to reapply if you have previously signed up for Active Parent.
The Madison County Board of Education is seeking input from district stakeholders in the search for a new Superintendent of Education. Please click on the following link to access a survey to share your input
The survey will close on Thursday, March 22, 2018
Spring Break will begin on Monday, March 12th through Friday, March 16th. Classes will resume on Monday, March 19th. Have a safe and relaxing break!
2018 LAS Links Annual Assessment of English Learners
The annual assessment for English language proficiency is being administered to Madison County School District English Learners between March 1 and April 13, 2018. LAS Links is the Mississippi Department of Education’s approved English Language Proficiency Test used to measure the yearly progress of English Learners.
LAS Links is an integrated suite of English and Spanish language proficiency assessments and instructional tools designed to strengthen English As a Second Language instructional programs.
The vision of Velma Jackson High School, with the collective support of parents/guardians, teachers, staff and community, is to provide a safe environment with the best educational experience possible. We strive to meet, maintain & exceed successful status while preparing students with the academic & social skills necessary to attain college and career readiness.
-Build a team climate among administrators, teachers, staff, students & parents
-Provide effective instruction and safety nets to improve student engagement & achievement
-Increase SATP2/MAP Test Scores in every subject area
-Increase ACT & SAT Test Scores