Kirkland Award

Kirkland Awarded Mississippi Secondary School Principal of the Year


Students heading back to school at Velma Jackson High School this year will be greeted by Mississippi’s Secondary School Principal of the Year, Mr. Carey Kirkland. Beginning his fourth year as lead principal of VJHS, Mr. Kirkland was honored at the Mississippi Association of Secondary School Principals (MASSP) conference this summer with its highest annual recognition. He will represent Mississippi at the national conference in Washington, D.C., in September.  Read more