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    VELMA JACKSON HIGH SCHOOL

    2016-2017 School Report Card

     

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    Main Office 

    8:00 am - 1:00 pm 

    May 29 - July 20

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    Summer Reading  

     2018 Summer Reading Book List

    Entering into 9th Grade:  Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck 

    Entering into 10th Grade:  Anthem by Ayn Rand 

    Entering into 11th Grade:  Playing for Pizza by John Grisham 

    Entering into 12th Grade:  A Doll’s House by Henrik Ibsen

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  •  Active Parent
     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.  
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    Reporting Lost or Stolen Laptops
     
    Students will be allowed to keep their MacBook Air laptops during the summer.  Please be aware that we will not be providing technical assistance during this time.  If your laptop is lost or stolen, you will need to contact the police immediately and fill out the Theft Form to report it to school administration.   Parent/guardian will be responsible for full replacement cost of laptop if not reported to MCS personnel within calendar 3 days of missing the device. 
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District News

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  • bus position

    Paid CDL training and sign on bonus up to $1,500 available for limited time!

     

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  • Summer Camp Opportunities

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    MCS have great summer camp opportunities for kids! Enrolling NOW for Summer Camp!! Learn more about the opportunities our schools have to offer. View Summer Camp list.

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  • repairSummer MacBook Repair

     

    MacBook repair service is now available. Please print/complete or complete a copy of the "Computer Repair Form" at your home school.  The device can be turned in to teacher's or student's assigned school, Monday - Friday from 9:00 am - 11:00 am.  The school will contact teacher or student for pickup when the device has been repaired.

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  • calendar 2018-2019 Academic Year Calendar
     

    View Board Approved 2018-19 Academic Year Calendar.

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    Reporting Lost or Stolen Laptop
     
    Students will be allowed to take their device home including the holidays.  Please be aware that we will not be providing technical assistance during this time.  If your laptop is lost or stolen, you will need to contact the police immediately and fill out the Theft Form to report it to school administration.  Parent/guardian will be responsible for full replacement cost of laptop if not reported to MCS personnel within calendar 3 days of missing the device.  
     
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  • register NEW Student Registration

     

    Joining the Madison County Schools family? Click here to learn more about enrollment and attendance zones. Find more detail information on school's site.

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Mission

  • 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.

     
                       
                                                                                                                                           
    Our MISSION is to:    Motivate, Educate, Graduate!  

Goals

  • -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

     
    -Enhance Students’ College & Career Readiness

     

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