Address: 1011 Middle School Circle, South Boston, VA 24592
Phone: (434) 572-4100
Fax: (434) 572-4106

Current Announcements

Students Earn "Halifax Middle School Bucks!"

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Halifax County Middle School faculty and staff will continue their implementation of PBIS - Positive Behavioral Intervention Supports during the 2015-16 school year.  School-wide strategies have been defined, that include proactive procedures for teaching and supporting appropriate student behavior to create a positive and successful school environment.. Students will get a chance to earn Halifax Middle School Bucks for display of appropriate behavior in and out the classroom.  

"HCMS 7th Grade Students Complete Cell Project!"

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Mrs. Skelton's 7th grade Life Science classes are wrapping up a unit on cells and cell parts.  To end the unit study, students in Mrs. Skelton's fifth block class completed a 3-D Model of a plant or animal cell.  Students turned in projects using a variety of materials.  Some students chose to do food and used cakes, candles, brownies, rice crispy treats and cookie cakes to represent their models.  Other students used materials such as shoe boxes, clay, Styrofoam, and foam to construct models.  Presentations to the class were made by the students to showcase their work. Students enjoyed this hands-on activity.

"Delegate Edmunds Speaks to HCMS Civics Students!"

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House of Delegate's member James Edmunds spoke to the 8th grade civics students on the importance of civic duties.  The 8th grade assembly was sponsored by the Berryman Green Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.  All students received an American History certificate that recognized their accomplishment of memorizing the Preamble to the United States Constitution.   

HCMS - Make-Up Picture Day!

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Make-up school pictures - October 13, 2015.

Bullying Survey

Attention:  Halifax County Middle School Students.
We want your input.  Please click here to complete a brief survey about bullying.

HCMS PTO Fundraiser In Action!

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HCMS PTO fundraiser will end on September 28, 2015.  Magical Holidays, magazines, candy, jewelry and food items are available for online ordering.  Orders may also be placed at the school or with any HCMS student. Contact the PTO at Halifax County Middle School - 572-4100 to get further information about this activity. Every purchase supports education.  Thanks for all you do. 

HCMS - "Lions Are Ready for Football Action!"

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Join the football action as the mighty orange and blue Lions meet Sandusky Middle School at 5:00 p.m. in Tuck Dillard Memorial Stadium.  Support the Lions. Admission is $ 4.00.


News Through The Year

"HCMS Students Attend Live Animal Show!"
Halifax County Middle School students in Ms. Warren and Ms. Watkins classes attended the live animal show held at the Halifax County Fair. Grant money was used to provide students with this educational tour and learning experience consisting of the s
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HCMS Teachers Attend "Data Goal-Setting Training!"
HCMS Reading and Math teachers attended a "Data Goal-Setting Training" session on Tuesday, September 22nd at 2:00 p.m. in the Halifax County Middle School cafeteria.  Teachers were provided with information in reference to establishi .. Read More


HCMS Announces Parent/Teacher Conferences
Parent/Teacher Conferences will be held on Tuesday, September 22, 2015 from 3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.  Please stop by and visit your child's teachers. Read More


Fall Mum Sale - HCMS Yearbook

Fall Mum Sale - Pre-Sale Dates:  September 10th - September 25th 

Delivery Date:  September 30th 
The fall mum sale will feature an 8" pot for $5.00 
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HCMS Yearbook Mum Sales Begin!
The yearbook will begin their annual Mum sales on Thursday, September 10.  Call the school for further information 572-4100. Read More


HCMS Celebrates "Spirit Days!"
"Spirit Week" at Halifax County Middle School will be observed the week of September 8-11 leading up to the Homecoming Game day on September 9th.  

Tuesday, September 8  -  "Crazy Sock Day" 

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Governor Terry McAuliffe To Visit HCMS
Governor Terry McAuliffe will visit Halifax County Middle School on September 10. Read More


HCMS Announces "2015 Homecoming Dance!"
A Pre-Homecoming dance for all middle school students will be held on Wednesday, September 9.  The dance will begin at 3:10 p.m. and end around 4:45 p.m.  Students going to the game and dance will be escorted and supervised from t .. Read More


"HCMS Celebrates A New School Year!"
HCMS students are back in school, parents are excited to be back in the school year routine and teachers are enthusiastically planning and ready for another school year.  To celebrate this special time, HCMS administration and faculty hosted a back-t .. Read More


HCMS Partners With Virginia Advanced Study Strategies (VASS)
Halifax County Middle School has partnered with Virginia Advanced Study Strategies (VASS) in an Investing in Innovation (i3) research.  Funded by the U.S. Department of Education, with matching monies from the Virginia Tobacco Indemnification .. Read More