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

Current Announcements


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Attention: All 10th and 11th Graders
The new PSAT will be held at the Halifax County High School on Wednesday, October 14th at 8:00 a.m. This test will provide students the opportunities to do the following: Entry into scholarship programs, improve performance on AP tests, and provide students with online reports. Registration is going on now, Friday, October 2nd- Friday, October 9th in the Main office. The cost is $20.00 and can be paid with cash or check. All checks should be written to Halifax County High School. If you have any questions, please contact Miss Delvin Miller or Mrs. Palmore.

IMPORTANT Update Regarding the HCHS SAT Test

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The Governor of Virginia has declared a state of emergency. Therefore, the SAT test that was scheduled for October 3rd has been rescheduled for Saturday, October 17th. Please see the details below.

The SAT will be held at HCHS on Saturday, October 17th. All students that registered should be at the HCHS no later than 7:45 a.m. To be admitted, you must bring your admission ticket, a picture I.D., two #2 pencils, a 4-function calculator, or a TI83 or TI84 calculator
Cell Phones Are Not Allowed!!!

HCHS Annual College Day Program

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The annual College Day program will be held on Thursday, October 8, 2015 from 1:15 to 2:45 p.m.  The lobby and gym will be set up arena style with individual tables for each school represented. The school will be grouped alphabetically. All seniors with a BAR CODE will have the opportunity to attend. Juniors who are enrolled in DE and CP English and have a BAR CODE will also attend. Parents of seniors and juniors are invited to attend.

HCHS Creator Club

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Are you interested in Computer-aided design, drafting, 3D printing, electronics or programming? If so then join the Creator Club in Room C204 on Tuesdays and Thursdays after school until 5:00 p.m. Please contact Mr. Reeves or Mr. Martin for more details.

Halifax County High School - Where Comets Take Flight

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Mr. Woltz's Graphic Design 2 classes used a Phantom 2 Vision+ ariel video system to create a video for Halifax County High School's new logo and motto.  Click here to watch the video.


News Through The Year

HCHS College Awareness Night
If you are a SENIOR planning to apply for college adsmission, please join TRIO's Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) for a FREE informational session on completing the college admission aplication! Special Guest: Kathy Emerson, Chief Financial Officer. P .. Read More


Shenandoah University Representative Visit HCHS
A representative from Shenandoah University will visit the HCHS on August 16th at 8:45 in the conference room. Students who are interested are encouraged to stop by.
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HCHS SAT Test News
SAT registration for October is going on now. The deadline to register is September 3, 2015. This test is accepted at more than 2,000 colleges and universities throughout the country. The test will be administered at Halifax County High School on Saturday .. Read More


The ASVAB test will be given at the HCHS on Septemeber 10, 2015 at 8:30 a.m. in the library. All students must be 16 years of age or older. There will be a sign up sheet coming soon. Please see Ms. Delvin Miller in the Main Office for more information.
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Make-up Pictures For Seniors
Make up pictures for Seniors will be on August 31, 2015. Please sign up in the Main Office for available times.
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HCHS Underclassmen Pictures
All underclassmen will take pictures on September 14, 2015.
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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 .. Read More