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  • jmmy

    CMA Artist Jimmy Wayne
     Performing for MCS high school students
    Madison Central Auditorium
    Monday, August 3, 2015
    7:00 pm
     
    Admission is free with ticket
    Tickets are available on a first come basis
    Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 11:00 am
    Velma Jackson High School

     

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  • Meet  

    Meet the teachers and the Falcon Athletic teams on Tuesday, August 11 at 6 pm. 

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    Velma Jackson High School MacBook Distribution 

    Returning Students MacBook Distribution
     
    MacBook Distribution information is available NOW.  Click to view details now. We will begin issuing MacBooks July 28th and 29th at 8:00 am - 1:00 pm. The cost is $50 and must be cash or paypal. No checks accepted.

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    Freshmen MacBook Distribution
     
     MacBook Distribution information is available NOW.  Click to view details now. We will begin issuing MacBooks July 31st
    8:30 am, 9:30 am, 11:30 am, and 12:30 pm. The cost is $50 and must be cash or PayPal. No checks accepted.
     
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  • repair  
    Summer Computer Repair
     
    Every Tuesday morning beginning June 1 - June 30 and July 6 - 31 from 8 -11 a.m., a technician will be at the high school for technical assistance with the laptop. Click to view more information. 
     

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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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  •  Summer Reading
    Summer Reading 2015
     
    Please kick on the link below to view the list of summer reading books for each grade.
     
     
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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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District News

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    Madison County Schools District Convocation


    Monday, August 3, 2015


    Madison Central Auditorium

     

    Madison County Schools District Convocation will be held Monday, August 3, 2015, at Madison Central Auditorium. A continental breakfast will be served in the Madison Central Commons beginning at 7:45. Sign in sheets will be arranged by zone and located in the main hall. Convocation will begin at 8:45.

     

    Madison County Schools is proud to welcome CMA artist, Jimmy Wayne to our convocation. Jimmy Wayne is a former foster kid turned country music singer/songwriter whose songs, story, and walk halfway across America in 2010 bring awareness to kids who age out of the foster system and become homeless. He won the millionaire award for having one million radio spins of his song "Do You Believe Me Now," is the author of Walk to Beautiful, his New York Times best-selling memoir, the author of the novel and made-for-TV movie Paper Angels.

     

    Due to construction on Highland Colony Parkway, please adhere to the following:

     

    MCS Staff living north of Highway 463/Main Street should enter Madison Central High School from the back entrance located near Trustmark and proceed to the back parking lot. Please do not enter the campus from Highland Colony Parkway.

     

    MCS Staff living south of Highway 463/Main Street should enter Madison Central High School from Highland Colony Parkway via Madison Avenue and proceed to the front parking lot. Please do not enter Highland Colony Parkway from Highway 463.

     

    Students, Get Your Tickets NOW!

     

    CMA Artist Jimmy Wayne

    Performing for MCS high school students

    Madison Central Auditorium

    Monday, August 3, 2015

    7:00 pm

     

    Admission is free with ticket

    Tickets are available on a first come basis

    Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 9:00 am

    Madison Central Auditorium

     


     

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  • High School Teachers Professional Development
     
    Please see the links below to access your online summer professional development. Modules should be completed during the month of July. Please direct any questions to your school's principal.

    Beginner - Register
    or
    Advanced - Register

    To participate in the optional face-to-face opportunity to review the Canvas module, click to register.
                                                                        
    and

    Literacy -  Register

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  • backtoschool
    First Day of School
     
    Madison County Schools look forward to another successful school year. First Day of School is Thursday, August 6.  Soon, please visit your child's school site for dates and times for back to school/meet the teacher events around the district.

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  • calendar
    2015-2016 Academic Year Calendar
     
    View Revised Board Approved 2015-16 Academic Year Calendar.  
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    School Supply Lists
     
    Please visit your child's school website for school supply lists for 2015-16 school year.
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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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