District Announcements

  • 2015-2016 School Supplies
    Click here to view the 2015-2016 lists for school supplies. 
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  • School Performance Report Card Survey

    The Virginia Department of Education is asking parents and other members of the public to complete a 16-item online survey on improving annual School Performance Report Cards for schools, school divisions and the commonwealth.  The survey ta

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  • Parent Involvement Survey
    All parents of school-aged children and youth who receive special education services in Virginia’s schools are encouraged to complete the Virginia Department of Education’s annual Parent Involvement Survey.
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Latest News & Announcements

  • Attention 6th Grade Parents!
    Just a friendly reminder that all incoming 6th grade students will need to provide documentation of receiving the Tdap vaccination by August 5, 2015.  Sixth graders may not begin school or receive a schedule until proof of this important immunization has been provided.  Your child can get the shot at your family doctor or at the Halifax County Health Department.  The Halifax County Health Department will schedule appointments any morning.  For an appointment please call 476-4863.  

    Once your child receives the shot, please bring the documentation to Halifax County Middle School.  If you have questions, please call Mrs. Janet Ford at 572-4100.

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  • HCMS Hosts "Camp Middle School" - August 4
    Halifax County Middle School will host “Camp Middle School” on Tuesday, August 4, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. for incoming 6th grade students.  There will be a short 6th grade pre-orientation and sharing of information, a scavenger hunt, games, a tour of the building and lots more.  Incoming 6th grade students are invited to join the fun as they begin the middle school transition and learn about HCMS. We look forward to seeing you there.  
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  • IMPORTANT: HCHS Dual Enrollment Placement Test
    High school students enrolled in a dual enrollment course(s), whether it be Academic or Career & Technical for the 2015-2016 school year must take and pass one or more college placement tests prior to being enrolled in the course. The placement test(s) will be offered at the High School on Tuesday, July 28th, and Tuesday, August 4th, at 8:30 a.m. in Room C213. Please arrive 10 minutes early and allow 3-4 hours for the untimed test. You must provide your own transportation. You may bring a snack if you wish. Please contact Connie Snead at 434-575-2007 for more information and also to register for testing. Placement testing is also available at the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center on Monday's and Wednesday's at 1:30 p.m. and also on Thursday's at 2:30 p.m.

    Practice Placement Tests--- Go to www.dcc.vccs.edu and click:

    *Future Students
    *Become a Student at DCC
    *Under 2 - Take the Placement Test
    *Check out the practice questions  
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  • HCMS 7th Grade Students - Highest GPA
    Students pictured with the highest GPA in 7th grade during the 2014-2015.
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  • CSES Honors Retirees
    On May 29, Cluster Springs Elementary honored our retirees with an end of school luncheon.  Retiring this year were Linda Bowen, Bonnie Wilson and Dale Whitlow.  Pictured with the retirees is Lisa Long, principal.
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  • "CSES Principals Kiss the Pig"
    The principals issued a challenge that if students reached certain goals in Successmaker reading and math a reward of the student's choosing would be carried out.  The students voted and the winning vote was to have the principal and the associate pr .. Read More
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  • HCMS Students Attend 21st CCLC Summer STEM Institute
    The 21st CCLC STEM Summer program was held the week of June 8-11 at the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center through Southside Virginia Community College.  Students and teachers attended work sessions using many concepts needed for&nbs .. Read More
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  • HCMS 7th Grade Students - All A's Award
    Pictured are 7th grade students who have received all A's for the 2014-15 school year. Congratulations!
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  • HCMS Student Mary McLaughlin Receives G. Bosiger Award
    Mary McLaughlin, 7th grade student is pictured with Mrs. Gail Bosiger as she accepts the 2014-2015 Gail Bosiger Award.  Congratulations! Read More
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  • HCMS PTO Sponsors "1st Color Run!"
    PTO President J. Berry celebrates at the sponsorship of the PTO's 1st Color Run!  Lots of students, parents and teachers enjoyed the fun and laughs. Read More
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