•  All Schools Summer Office hours will be from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. during June 1 – July 17.  Regular hours will resume on July 20.  MCS Central Office will continue normal hours from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
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  •  math
     9th Grade Summer Math Academy
     
    June 15-19
    July 13-17
    (The Camp is for 2015-2016 Freshman) 
    Transportation will be provided by First Student 
    Click here for more information. 
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    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

  •  congratulations  
     
    Congratulations on hearing from the White House, Dr. Betsy Sullivan (MCHS), that you have been selected to receive the Presidential Award for Excellent in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) from the state of Mississippi in the Science discipline.  
     
    This achievement reflects the strong contributions you have made to the teaching profession and in the area of Science in particular.
     
    What an incredible honor for you.  Thank you for your leadership at MCHS and for the work you do for and with our students. Learn more about the PAEMST award.
     
    Congratulations, Dr. Sullivan!

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  • preschool registration  
     
                                       Title I Pre-Kindergarten Registration
    Registration extended until July 10. 
     
    The following Title I schools are recruiting four-year old children to attend pre-kindergarten starting on August 6, 2015.  Please call schools before June 22, 2015 for registration details.  For participation, students must be age four (4) before September 1, 2015 and students must live in the attendance zones of the schools listed.
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  • PD
    Staff Summer Professional Development Opportunities
     
    This summer, the MCS  will be providing several Professional Development sessions. Please click to view sessions available with details and sign up information.  Login is required. 

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    Reporting Lost or Stolen Laptop
     
    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 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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     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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