Current Announcements

HCMS Band Night
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Band Night at Halifax County Middle School will be held on Thursday, August 17, at 6:00 pm, in the Fine Arts Building. This will give band students and their parents the opportunity to come out and receive information about instrument rentals. Hill City Music from Lynchburg and Fincher's will be here to give their information.

HCMS Football Scrimmage vs. Prince Edward on Aug. 23
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HCMS will host a Football scrimmage vs. Prince Edward Middle on Wednesday, August 23, at 5:00 pm. Come out and support your Lions.

HCMS Announces Open House
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Halifax County Middle School will have Open House on Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 12:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.  All parents, guardians and students are invited.  This will be a good opportunity to:
  • Talk with students, teachers, and administrators.
  • Learn about HCMS - our academics, related arts, and athletic offerings.
  • Take a  tour of classrooms and our facilities.
  • Discover how our students, faculty and staff show "Lion Pride!" 
Hope to see each of you!

Volleyball Conditioning and Tryouts
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HCMS Volleyball Conditioning will be held on August 1 and August 2 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm. Volleyball Tryouts will begin on August 14, after school. You must have a up-to-date physical on file at the school in order to participate. 

HCMS Football Conditioning Clinic July 24 - 28
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HCMS Football Conditioning Clinic will be held on July 24 - 28 from 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. You must have an up-to-date physical on file in Mrs. Becky Howerton's office at the Middle School, before participating. 

Camp Middle School for Rising 6th Graders
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Camp Middle School for Rising 6th grade students, will be held on Tuesday, August 1, 2017 from 8:45 AM - 11:30 AM. 


HCMS Science 8 Classes Create Roller Coasters
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Students participated in the Roller Coaster project in N. Devenuti's Physical Science 8 class.  Pictured you will find the student demonstrating how the motion of an object can be measured, and described by its position, direction of motion, and speed as discussed by Newton's Laws of Motion.  

 

News Through The Year

HCMS Choral Winner for 2017

The 2016-17 Choral Award was presented by Choral Director Ben Woosley to Faith Roberts. (pictured are Faith Roberts and Principal Magie Wilkerson)

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HCMS 6th Grade - "Dying to Learn" lab - HCPSEF Mini Grant
Mrs. Douglas’s 6th grade science class recently completed a “Dying to Learn” lab as part of her mini grant from Halifax County Teacher Association. Each student “swirl dipped” pencils to demonstrate the properties of water and steps to
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HCMS - 6th Grade - HCPSEF Mini Grant "Dying To Learn" Lab Project
Mrs. Douglas’s 6th grade science class recently completed a “Dying to Learn” lab as part of her mini grant from Halifax County Teacher Association. Each student “swirl dipped” pencils to demonstrate the properties of water and steps to
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HCMS 6th Grade Science Class - HCPSEF Mini Grant Presentations
Mrs. Kelli Douglas’s 6th grade science class recently completed a “Dying to Learn” lab as part of her mini grant from Halifax County Teacher Association. Each student “swirl dipped” pencils to demonstrate the properties of water a
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HCMS 7th Grade Gail Bosiger Award
2016-17 - 7th Grade Gail Bosiger Award Winner Lydia Wenzel - pictured with recipient Lydia are Assistant Principal Gwen Smith-Mangum and Principal Magie Wilkerson.  Congratulations!

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2016-17 HCMS 7th Grade GPA Winners
Winners of the 7th Grade - GPA Subject-Area Winners for 2016-17 school term:

Pictured are:  Gwen Smith-Mangum - 7th grade assistant principal                           &nbs .. [Read More]

 

HCMS Science 7 Classes Enjoy the Chicks!
Science 7 classes take care of the baby chicks during their study of incubation and successfully hatched a number of chicken eggs during a class science project.  .. [Read More]

 

HCMS Students "Reading For the Moment!"
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HCMS 6th Grade Science Teacher - K. Douglas - HCPSEF Mini Grant Lab
Mrs. Douglas’s 6th grade science class recently completed a “Dying to Learn” lab as part of her mini grant from Halifax County Teacher Association. Each student “swirl dipped” pencils to demonstrate the properties of water and steps to
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HCMS 7th Grade Science Students Participate In 2016-17 HCPSEF Mini-Grant Project
Students in Mrs. Stafford's 7th Grade Science Class completed science projects with the funds obtained from the 2016-17 mini-grant. The Foundation's MINI-GRANTS FOR TEACHERS program is used to fund innovative and creative classroom projects, enhance learn .. [Read More]