Address: 1 High School Circle, P.O. Box 310, South Boston, VA 24592
Phone: (434) 572-4977
Fax: (434) 572-2675

Current Announcements

Mar/06/2015  Weather Alert!

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Halifax County Public Schools will be closed on Friday Mar 6, 2015 due to icy conditions. Employees will follow code 4. All schools and offices will be closed.


Blue Comet 5K Run Walk

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The 6th Comet 5K/Kids 1 Mile Fun Run will be held Saturday, April 18th at the Halifax County High School Football Stadium. The Kids Fun Run will begin at 8:30 and the 5K will begin at 9:00. Payment for the run/walk will be taken the day of the race. If you have any questions, contact  Please click here to register for the event.

HCHS- Scholarships Now Available

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Scholarship applications are now available! You can pick up applications in the Guidance Department of HCHS. You may also refer to your child's senior bulletin for more information on scholarships and the deadlines for applying. If you have any questions please contact the Guidance Director- Michaeleen Palmore.

Halifax County High School Principal Search Survey

Soon the search process for the next leader at Halifax County High School will begin. Your input is requested so that the best person to lead our students and staff moving forward can be found. Please click here to complete the survey which will close on April 10, 2015. The timeline for the principal search can be viewed here.  Thank you for taking the time to participate and help us shape this important process!


News Through The Year

JROTC Training Certification
The HCHS JROTC Community Emergency response team certification training will be held on the following dates: February 5, 12, 19, & 26th  at the Halifax County High School. For more information please contact Mr. Alvin Sykes.
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HCHS Senior Banquet
The Senior Banquet will be held at the Halifax County High School on February 17, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Tickets are on sale for the Senior Banquet in the cafeteria. For more information contact April Miller.
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HCHS-Financial Aid Workshop
There will be a Financial Aid Workshop held at the HCHS on January 28, 2015, at 6:00 p.m. in the Library.  
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HCHS Virginia Placement Test
If you are enrolled in a Dual Enrollment course for 2nd Semester, you are REQUIRED to take a placement test prior to the 1st day of the 2nd Semester. You MUST see Mrs. Snead in the guidance office to sign up for the placement test. If you DO NOT take the .. Read More


HCHS Open House
The HCHS will have Open House on December 2, 2014 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
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The ACT will be held at HCHS on Saturday, December 13th. All students that are registered should be here no later than 7:55 a.m. To be admitted, you must bring your admission ticket and a picture I.D. you also need to bring: 2 #2 pencils, a 4-function cal .. Read More


The SAT will be held at HCHS on Saturday, December 6th. All students that are registered should arrive no later than 7:55 a.m. To be admitted, you must bring your admission ticket and a picture I.D. You also need to bring: 2 #2 pencils, a .. Read More


HCHS FFA Poinsetta Sale
The Halifax County High School FFA annual sale will begin December 1, 2014. The sale will take place in Mr. Chandler's Horticulture Shop and Greenhouse located behind the high school's vocational wing. Customers are welcome during school hours from 8:30-3 .. Read More


HCHS JROTC Veteran's Day Ceremony
The HCHS JROTC will host a Veteran' s Day Ceremony on November 11, 2014 in the Gym from 11:00 a.m - 11:30 a.m.
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HCHS Bloodmobile Drive
The Bloodmobile will be at the HCHS on November 20, 2014 in the GYM. Please show your support and give blood to help save a life.
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