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

Current Announcements

HCMS 7th Grade Students - Highest GPA

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Students pictured with the highest GPA in 7th grade during the 2014-2015.

HCMS Students Attend 21st CCLC Summer STEM Institute

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The 21st CCLC STEM Summer program was held the week of June 8-11 at the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center through Southside Virginia Community College.  Students and teachers attended work sessions using many concepts needed for problem-solving.  In addition students used skills in math, science and technology, while implementing effective communication and teamwork. Students from the high school and middle school were assigned teams and were responsible for using all the mechanics needed in designing and producing a "clock project." The week-long session also included college and community speakers who shared careers and job opportunities available in the fields of math, science and technology.  The week session was highlighted with a presentation of the week's project and award presentations.  Congratulations to these attendees!

HCMS 7th Grade Students - All A's Award

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Pictured are 7th grade students who have received all A's for the 2014-15 school year. Congratulations!

HCMS PTO Sponsors "1st Color Run!"

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PTO President J. Berry celebrates at the sponsorship of the PTO's 1st Color Run!  Lots of students, parents and teachers enjoyed the fun and laughs.

HCMS and Color Run Fun!

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More Color-Run Fun!!!
Pictured are participating students along with R. Priest, Lego-Robotics teacher.  Students and teachers enjoyed getting in with the action.

HCMS Recognizes K-6 Perfect Attendees

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Pictured are 6th grade students with perfect attendance K-6.  Congratulations!

HCMS 6th Grade Students Receive Perfect SOL Scores

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Pictured are 6th grade students receiving perfect 600 SOL scores on the Reading SOL test.  Congratulations!

Choice 180 HCMS Award Recipients

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Choices 180 Award recipients for 2014-2015 school year.  Congratulations!

HCMS Student Receives Kim Bosiger Award

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Kyle Madigan, 8th grade student proudly accepts the Kim Bosiger Award.  

HCMS Perfect SOL Scores - 8th Grade Civics

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Pictured are students making perfect 600 scores on the Civics 8 Standard of Learning test.  Congratulations!

J.M. Swanson Recipient Announced at HCMS

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2014-15 J. Marshall Swanson recipient - 8th grade student Damionico Taylor. Presenting the award to student D. Taylor is Principal Faye Bruce.

HCMS Social Studies Studies II Projects

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The following students in Mrs. Mary B. Moore's classes participated in dressing up as a historical figure that was discussed during the school year. Pictured are some of these students:

1. Gracie Berneche- Janis Joplin
2. Will Abdi- Arnold Palmer
3. Harold Ferrell- Thurgood Marshal
4. Peyton Gilbert- Franklin D. Roosevelt
5. Nicholas Harris- Barrack Obama
7. Mary McLaughlin- Beatnik
8. Amaya Mitchell- Rosa Parks
9. Mrs. Moore- Lucille Ball


News Through The Year

HCMS Student Mary McLaughlin Receives G. Bosiger Award
Mary McLaughlin, 7th grade student is pictured with Mrs. Gail Bosiger as she accepts the 2014-2015 Gail Bosiger Award.  Congratulations! Read More


HCMS 6th Grade Students "Citizenship Award!"
Pictured are 6th grade students receiving the 2014-15 Citizenship Award.  Congratulations! Read More


HCMS Announces "Highest GPA 6th Grade Awards"
Pictured are students receiving the 2014-2015 Highest GPA Awards in English, Science, Social Studies, Pre-Algebra, Math and Algebra I. Congratulations on your achievements. Read More


HCMS Announces 8th Grade - Top GPA
Congratulations to the Top GPA 8th grade students for the 2014-2015 school year. Read More


HCMS Athletes Receive H.A.Dillard Award
8th grade students pictured received the H.A. Dillard award - awards were presented by H.A. Dillard, former athletic director of Halifax County Middle School. Read More


HCMS Sponsors "Career Day!"
Career Day will be Thursday, May 21st from 12:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.  Eighth-grade students will visit the Career Fair held in the middle school gym during scheduled times. Many community businesses and resources will be available to introduce .. Read More


End-of-Year Awards Assemblies at HCMS
HCMS announces the following: 
      8th Grade Promotion and Awards Day - Wednesday, May 27 at 9:00 a.m. 
      7th Grade Awards Day - Thursday, May 28 at 1:00 p.m. 
      6th Grade Awar .. Read More


HCMS Celebrates "Paraprofessionals Day!"
Faculty and staff recognized HCMS paraprofessionals during the week of "Teacher Assistant Appreciation Week" for the great job they do daily in assisting teachers and students during the instructional day.  Thanks for all you do! Read More


HCMS Salutes School Nurses!
Most school students and staff have visited the school nurse at least once during their school days.  The school nurse is very important to the well being of our school and students.   It would be awful for students or staff to&nb .. Read More


HCMS Hosts Retired Teachers Meeting/Luncheon
Halifax County Middle School faculty, staff and student body hosted the annual Retired Teachers Meeting/Luncheon on Monday, May 4.  Retired teachers were welcomed by Principal Faye Bruce and later entertained with a melody of songs from the middle sc .. Read More