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Apr/26/2017  Weather Alert!
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Due to road closings caused by flooding, Halifax County Public Schools will be on a two hour delay Wednesday Apr 26, 2017.

 

 

 

News Through The Year

Third Grade Students at Scottsburg Elementary Read "Donavan's Word Jar"
At Scottsburg Elementary, Mrs. Overstreet's third grade class is currently reading the novel "Donavan's Word Jar" by Monalisa DeGross. The students created their own word jars and presented them to the class. The students were excited to read the novel an .. [Read More]

 

Students of the Month for April 2017 at Scottsburg Elementary

Congratulations to the students of the month for April 2017.  At Scottsburg Elementary, each class has a student of the month.  The student is given a certificate, and it is posted outside the door for the entire month.  To be chosen for

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Scottsburg Elementary Students Learn About Edges and Vertices
At Scottsburg Elementary, Mrs. Throckmorton's second grade class made 2-D and 3-D shapes using pretzels and marshmallows. Students discussed the number of edges and vertices for each shape.  Everyone enjoyed this hands-on activity.   .. [Read More]

 

Scottsburg Elementary Gardeners
Students in Ms. Ferrell's class worked with Mrs. Arrington to plant pansies for the library patio. The students helped pour the soil, break apart the roots, remove dead leaves, and water the plants. They even made patterns with the differe .. [Read More]

 

"Elephants Can't Dance" Puppet Show at Scottsburg Elementary
Scottsburg Elementary students in first and second grade are preparing for their puppet show "Elephants Can't Dance" during music class.  By using the puppets, students are encouraged to improve ready fluency and expressiveness by tell
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Fourth Grade Compare and Contrast Activity at Scottsburg Elementary
At Scottsburg Elementary, Mrs. Conner's fourth grade reading class analyzed the similarities and differences between Owen and Mzee, two very different animals that developed a strong bond in the narrative nonfiction text, "Owen and Mzee".  .. [Read More]

 

Scottsburg's PTO Supports Teachers and the Book Fair
At Scottsburg Elementary, Mrs. Arrington, the librarian, and our teachers would like to thank the school's wonderful PTO for buying each classroom a new book from the Scholastic Book Fair. We appreciate our PTO and all of the parents and grandp .. [Read More]

 

Students of the Month for March 2016 at Scottsburg Elementary

Congratulations to the students of the month for March.  At Scottsburg Elementary each class has a student of the month. The student is given a certificate, and it is posted outside his or her classroom door for the entire month.  To be

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Scottsburg Elementary Celebrates Dr. Seuss Week and Read Across America
During the week, February 27 through March 3, Scottsburg Elementary celebrated Dr. Seuss Week and Read Across America.  Students enjoyed showing their school spirit by dressing up and reading some of their favorite Dr. Seuss books.  On Marc .. [Read More]

 

5th Graders at Scottsburg Elementary Classify Angles
At Scottsburg Elementary, Ms. Howell's fifth grade math class has been classifying angles.  Students used craft sticks to create their own angles, measure them, and identify them as acute, obtuse, right, or straight.  The students really e .. [Read More]