Address: 2320 Parker Avenue, South Boston, VA 24592
Phone: (434) 517-2620
Fax: (434) 517-2630

Current Announcements

Orientation Session for New Elementary Gifted Program Students

The gifted staff invites parents and students to attend an orientation session on Thursday, September 3, 2015.  The meeting will be held in the Halifax County High School Library at 5:30 p.m.  The purpose of the meeting is to familiarize parents and students with the gifted program, curriculum, and upcoming activities.


News Through The Year

SBES Receives Donation
Scotty Felton brought a donation from Long & Foster in honor of their anniversary celebration.  South Boston Elementary  faculty and students appreciate their generous gift. Read More


Former Student Visits SBES Teacher
James Short and a team of firefighters visited South Boston Elementary School to complete the second grade unit studied on firefighters.  Students asked many questions including, "When did you decide to become a firefighter?"  James responded it .. Read More


SBES Second Graders Invite Firefighters
South Boston firefighters visited second graders at South Boston Elementary to complete a reading unit about firefighters.  Students created questions they wanted to know about firefighters prior to reading an informational text.  Most of their .. Read More


Super Year in Kindergarten at SBES
This is going to be a SUPER year in kindergarten at South Boston Elementary!  Thank you to all the parents who came to our open house and met their child's kindergarten teacher.  We enjoyed meeting you and are looking forward to working with all .. Read More


"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