Current Announcements

Tech Tuesdays
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The Instructional Technology Resource Teachers are offering after school technology sessions on Tuesdays.  The sessions are held at the STEM Center in S133. To register for the sessions, please  click here

 

News Through The Year

SBES Plants Kinder"Garten"
Mrs. Rich's South Boston Elementary kindergarten class received an Ag in the Classroom grant this year which enables them to have a class garden.  The students will be learning the life cycle of plants and what it takes to make a plant grow and… [ Read More ]

 

Students from Sydnor Jennings Perform at School Board Meeting
Students from Sydnor Jennings elementary school entertained the school board members on Monday, September 11, 2017.  Students spoke on two new school wide initiatives ROAR (Reach Out and Read) and PAW (Process and Answer Write math journals).… [ Read More ]

 

Retired Principal Donates His Book to Schools' Libraries
Mr. Michael Wilborne, a retired principal from Halifax County Public Schools, took photos of the flood in Riverdale on April 26, 2017 and April 27, 2017 and had his pictures turned into a book.  H & M Logging and Keja'eh Enterprises provided… [ Read More ]

 

SBES Students of the Month
South Boston Elementary recognized their Students of the Month for August. Congratulations students for earning this award! [ Read More ]

 

Author Crystal Day Visits SBES
Kindergarten students at South Boston Elementary got a special surprise from local author Crystal Day.  Crystal read her new children's book Mason The Bull.  Students  got to listen to the story… [ Read More ]

 

SBES Students Create Cell Projects
Students at South Boston Elementary completed projects on cells after a recent study of cells in the classroom.
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SBES First Graders Study Insects
First graders at South Boston Elementary received a mini grant from the Halifax County Public Schools Education Foundation to purchase ladybug, butterfly, and praying mantis kits.  The students observed these insects as they went through the growth… [ Read More ]

 

Spotlight on Patrick Henry
South Boston Elementary fourth grade students enjoyed learning about Patrick Henry this year thanks to a teacher mini grant from the Halifax County Public Schools Education Foundation. The "Spotlight on Patrick Henry, Voice of the American Revolution"… [ Read More ]

 

Fourth Grade Experiences Life at Jamestown
South Boston Elementary fourth grade students enjoyed learning about Jamestown in Virginia Studies classes.  A teacher mini grant from the Halifax County Public Schools Education Foundation "Life at Jamestown- A Jamestown Outreach Program", brought a… [ Read More ]

 

SBES Rekenreks Mini-grant
First grade students in Ms. Hollis's class at South Boston Elementary are shown working with Rekenreks, which were purchased with a mini-grant from the Halifax County Public Schools Education Foundation.  Rekenreks help allow a visual representation… [ Read More ]