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News Through The Year

School Performance Report Card Survey

The Virginia Department of Education is asking parents and other members of the public to complete a 16-item online survey on improving annual School Performance Report Cards for schools, school divisions and the commonwealth.  The survey ta

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"Eggs"travagant Learning "Eggs"perience
Kindergarten students at South Boston Elementary in Mrs. Rich's class have had an amazing experience learning the life cycle of a chicken. On April 15th the students studied different types of chicken eggs and discussed why they were different colors and .. Read More


SBES Kindergarten Career Day
Kindergarten students at South Boston Elementary had a fun and exciting day with members of the community to cap off their Community Helpers week.  Members of the South Boston Fire Department, South Boston Police Department, and Sheriff's K-9 unit br .. Read More


SBES Fifth Graders Learn About Virginia's Past
Fifth grade students at South Boston Elementary recently participated in a "Virginia Day" celebration.  They enjoyed a presentation by the Jamestown/Yorktown Foundation Outreach Program.  The students were able to learn about the cultures of the .. Read More


SBES First Graders Are All Hands with Hot Dots
Thanks to a generous grant from Halifax County Public Schools Education Foundation, first graders at South Boston Elementary are reinforcing language arts and math skills using Hot Dots.  Pictured are students practicing math skills and getting immed .. Read More


SBES Receives RIF Donation
South Boston Elementary celebrated READ ACROSS AMERICA and Dr. Seuss' birthday on Monday, March 2, 2015.  Under the watchful eye of the Cat in the Hat, each student was able to select a new book to keep, thanks to the generosity of Dollar General and .. Read More


SBES Students Explore Owl Pellets
Thanks to the support of the Halifax County Public Schools Education Foundation, students in 3rd grade at South Boston Elementary had the opportunity to dissect owl pellets in order to further their knowledge of the food chain.  Students were activel .. Read More


SBES Celebrates 100th Day
On January 28th, all kindergarten students at South Boston Elementary School participated in a variety of activities based around the number 100 to celebrate the 100th day of school.  Students gathered in the pod to count to 100 by ones, fives, and t .. Read More


Freezin' for a Reason!
South Boston Elementary is proud to have a group of 4 students, 2 staff, and family members going to the 2015 Polar Plunge.  On Saturday, February 7, this group will race into the surf at Virginia Beach to raise money for Special Olympics Virginia an .. Read More


Hot Off the Press!
Meet the authors and illustrators of MATH IS EVERYWHERE AT SOUTH BOSTON ELEMENTARY.  Students in Mrs. Slagle's and Mrs. Ambrose's third grade math classes published a book!  Students interviewed teachers and office staff to gather .. Read More