The mission of Velma Jackson High School is to serve our community by challenging each each student to realize his or her potential through access to a quality education in a safe environment that requires accountability form all student and employees.
"TAKING FLIGHT TO GREATER HEIGHTS"
We are committed to becoming one of the ten best schools in the nation by being student-centered and by creating an environment that inspires our employees and students to perform to their potential.
We believe that:
· Students are our first priority.
· Everyone will be treated with respect and dignity.
· Everyone will behave with the highest level of integrity and honesty.
· All people will be lifelong learners.
· An ideal work environment is a place where people of all backgrounds can trust through experience that their talents, skills and unique contributions will be fully utilized.