Entering into 9th Grade: The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton
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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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Madison County Schools Names King Director of CTE and Career Academies
Madison County Schools is pleased to announce Mr. Blaise King as Director of Career and Technical Education (CTE) and Career Academies. Mr. King comes to the district office with experience as an assistant principal and lead principal of the Madison Career and Technical Center (MCTC). Read more
Madison County Schools Names Zumbro Principal of MCTC
Madison County Schools is pleased to announce Mr. Cody Zumbro as principal of the Madison Career and Technical Center (MCTC). Mr. Zumbro has served as an educator for 17 years, most recently as an assistant principal and interim principal at Ridgeland High School. Read more
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
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM New to MCSCertified Staff Orientation
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM School Board Meeting
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM Senior MacBook Deployment
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Junior MacBook Deployment
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM Sophomore MacBook Deployment
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Freshmen MacBook Deployment