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    Let's support our MCS athlete by voting daily!
     
    Please vote for MCS Basketball Players.  Several high schools basketball players were nominated for MS Preps Dunk of the Year!!  Voting will close on Sunday at 5:00 pm. Vote Now 


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  •  Hall of Fame
     Please click here to access the application for this year's Hall of Fame. The deadline for applications is March 31, 2015.
     
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  •  PL
    Congrats to the Girls Powerlifting Team! They are this year's Class 2, Region 3, District 7 Champions! Also, congrats to the Boys Powerlifting Team for winning the Region 3, District 8 Championship. 
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  • Basketball Star
     
    Congrats to the Boys & Girls basketball teams for being this year's district champions!
     
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  •  trophy
    Congratulations to the following students for placing in the recent Technology Student Association competition.
     
    Thomas Gee, III–
    Finalist in Promotional Graphics
    Tamera Jackson–
    3rd place in Photographic Technology
    Mieyah Garrett–
    4th place in Desktop Publishing
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  •  Shout-Out
     Send Someone a Shout-Out!
     
    This year's Prom fundraiser will be done in shout-out form. Students, Parents, & Faculty may send a shout-out to any student or faculty member of their choice. Shout-outs will cost $5 to have it posted on the bulletin board in the front hall or the electronic sign in front of the school, or you may pay $10 to have it posted both places. Requests & payments must be made by Thursday at 4:00 P.M. each week in order to be posted the following week. If you wish to purchase a shout out, click here
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District News

  •  School will be Open - Friday, March 6th
     
    All Madison County Schools will be OPEN tomorrow, Friday, March 6th at their regularly scheduled times.  This is will be an "A" Day for middle and high school students.
     
    Be safe and let's have a great day!

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  •  Kindergarten
    Kindergarten Registration
    Enroll for the 2015-2016 School Year!
     
    Madison County Schools will host a Kindergarten Registration Event across our elementary schools on Wednesday, April 1, 2015. Learn more

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    Third Grade Literacy-Based Promotion Act

    Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.

    –Maya Angelou

    Parent Resource Information on the Third Grade Literacy-Based Promotion Act, click here to learn more information.


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  • vote now
    Let's support our MCS athlete by voting daily!
     
    Please vote for MCS Basketball Players.  Several high schools basketball players were nominated for MS Preps Dunk of the Year!!  Voting will close on Sunday at 5:00 pm. Vote Now 

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  • apple
    2015 MCS Career Day
     
    Madison County Schools 2015 Career Day will be held Friday, April 10, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Germantown High School.

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  •  logo Support "Bucks for Babies"
     
    This year, more than a million people in 900 communities will be walking together for stronger healthier babies. Join Madison County Schools in the fight for Healthy Babies! 
     
    Walk will be Saturday, April 25, 2015 at Renaissance - Colony Park. Learn more about how to make a donation and the Walk now!

     
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  • calendar
    2015-2016 Academic Year Calendar
     
    View Revised Board Approved 2015-16 Academic Year Calendar.  
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  • camp
    Summer Camp Opportunities
     
    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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  • 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 mission 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.


Educate, Motivate, Graduate!  

Goals

-Build a team climate among administrators, teachers, staff, students & parents

-Provide effective instruction and safety nets to improve student engagement & achievement

-Increase SATP Test Scores in every subject area

-Increase ACT & SAT Test Scores

 
-Enhance Students’ College & Career Readiness

 


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