Blue Comet 5K Run-Walk
The Blue Comet 5K Run-Walk will be held on April 5, 2014 at the Halifax County High School Stadium. The 1 mile Fun Run (ages 13 and under) will begin at 8:30 am, and the 5K will begin at 9:00 am. For more information and to register, please click here.
HCHS Comet Softball 2014 Spring Warm-Up Clinic
The HCHS Comet Softball
Spring Warm-up Clinic will be a one-day, 2-session clinic on Saturday, March
22rd from 9 to 3 at HCHS. There will be a three-hour morning session
from 9:00-12:00 and a two-hour afternoon session from 1:00-3:00. Concessions
will be available from 12-12:30. The clinic is for ages 5 and up.
For more information and to register, please click here.
News Through The Year
March Math Madness Continues!
Do you know what an Animator, an Astronaut, and a Car Designer have in
common? Yes, they are all careers, but more than that, math is
important in their careers! Even careers like Computer Scientists and
Forensic Scientists use math to help .. Read More
SBES and Riverdale Food Lion to Celebrate Family Math Night
South Boston Elementary School and the Riverdale Food Lion will be
transformed between the hours of 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. this evening, Tuesday,
March 11th, into live classrooms, giving the entire family the
opportunity to work together and apply math skill .. Read More
SBES -- Third Graders Roll Up Sleeves and Dig Into Learning
South Boston Elementary School Third Graders delve into the world of Science with their sleeves rolled up! Today proved to be a pretty terrific day to be an SBES Third Grader! With the help of a Halifax Education Foundation Mini-Grant for Teac .. Read More
Ooey! Gooey! Oobleck! SBES Second Graders Enjoy Getting Their Hands Dirty!
South Boston Elementary School Second Graders enjoy a messy afternoon getting their hands dirty in ooey, gooey, Oobleck! Oobleck is a classic science experiment that's perfect for entertaining both kids and adults! Mrs. Tamra Barker, classroom .. Read More
SBES Class Celebrates Black History Month: "A Moment in Time"
A South Boston Elementary School class celebrated Black History month with a program for parents, grandparents, and friends. Mrs. Margaret F. Coleman, Special Education teacher, presented the program and her students were the stars! They opene .. Read More
SBES First Graders Welcome Special Reader for Black History Month
South Boston Elementary School First Graders had the opportunity to learn more about Black History Month on Wednesday, February 26, 2014. Frank Coleman, President of the NAACP and Pastor of First Baptist Church - Ferry Street, read the book, T
.. Read More
South Boston Elementary School Student Headed to the Capitol
Meredith Williams, fourth grade student from South
Boston Elementary, was a winner of the General Assembly 60th
district art contest. The “Our Rural Virginia” art contest
required students to represent a unique rural landscape work of art.
.. Read More
Second Grade Students at SBES Sing About Health!
South Boston Elementary School Second Graders amazed their families Thursday, February 20, 2014 with their singing abilities. The students under the direction of Music Teacher, Mrs. Ellen Haskett, sang their hearts out to a large audience of parents .. Read More
SBES Kindergarten Students Hypothesize About Birdfeeders
Thanks to a Halifax County Public Schools Education Foundation Teacher Mini-Grant, South Boston Elementary School Kindergarten teacher, Ms. Jennifer Redd and her class of 20 kindergartners are enjoying all the fun of outdoor birdwatching, and combining th .. Read More
It's Presentation Season at SBES!
South Boston Elementary School Fourth Graders received terrific public speaking practice this month thanks to 4H! Sonya Furgurson, 4H Agent, works closely with the teachers to prep students on the ins and outs needed to be good orators. The st .. Read More