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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.
And the seasons bring change so that everyone can see how amazing and surprising is this gift called life . . . It's time to celebrate fall.
Fall Holiday is scheduled for Monday, October 12. Students will report back to school on Tuesday, October 13.
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.
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.
-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