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

Current Announcements

HCHS ACT Exam Announcement

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The Spring 2016 ACT Exam, will be held at Halifax County High School, on Saturday, April 9.

The ACT is a college entrance exam that measures your English, Math, and Science skills. The Writing portion of the test is optional.

Every student that take the ACT will create an education/career planning profile, to help you meet your future goals.

You can register @

A photo of yourself will need to be uploaded @ the time of registration.

There is a fee, it can be waived if the student receive free or reduce lunch.

The Deadline to register is March 4.

If you need more information or help registering, contact Ms. Delvin Miller @ 434-575-2016 or Mrs. Michaeleen Palmore @ 434-575-2022.

HCHS Scholarship News

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Application packets for the Halifax County Schools Education Foundation scholarships are available in the High School Guidance Department and the STEM Academy office for the following:

Hula B. Moorefield Scholarship
HCPS Education Foundation Scholarship
Edward Glasscock Memorial Scholarship
Delegate James Edmunds community Involvement Scholarship
Coleman Starnes Memorial Scholarship
Lester L. Dillard III, Memorial Scholarship
Halifax County Veterinary Center Scholarship
Heritage Festival Scholarship
Dr. Sun G. Lee Memorial Scholarship
Completed applications are due to Mrs. Palmore(Guidance Department) by: Tuesday, March 22,2016

HCHS Career Expo

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The Career Expo will be held on February 9th from 5:00-7:00 p.m. The speaker will be Mr. Charles Hawkins.

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

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