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Halifax County School District
Mission Statement

Halifax County Schools is committed to providing appropriate educational programs that will allow all students to achieve at a high level of success.  We hold the expectation that every student is a unique individual who can and will learn when provided with adequate time, effective teaching, and a positive learning environment.

Recent News

Ed Foundation Winners

 

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November 2014 Student of the Month

Princess Wheeler                                

Princess Wheeler

November 2014 Employee of the Month


Chester Williams

Chester Williams

2015 Teacher of the Year
Jennifer Friend
Jennifer Friend

2014 Student of the Year
Mar'Quavious Hewlin
Mar'Quavious Hewlin

2014 Employee of the Year
Beverly Vassor
Beverly Vassor

2014 Principal of the Year
Ann Davis
Ann Davis

Scholarship Opportunities
~Ethel Crawley Memorial Scholarship~
Calling ALL Seniors Interested in applying for scholarships for College!  Applications accepted until February 3, 2015.  For application access please visit https://www.scholarshipprograms.org/crwl/index.php

Grant Opportunities

~Halifax County Schools Education Foundation, Inc Grants~
Education Foundation Promotes Excellence in the form of grants for Innovative Projects for Halifax County Schools' teachers, the Dr. Willie J. Gilchrist Scholarship for one graduating senior  from Northwest Halifax High School & Southeast Halifax High School, and summer academic camps for Halifax County School's students.  For additional information, please contact Ms. Marjorie Thorne at 252.583.5111 ext. 248 or email her at thornem@halifax.k12.nc.us

NEED TO KNOW

The Halifax County School District is in the process of preparing applications for federal funding in several areas of the school district programming.  Those areas include:  Title I Program Funds, School Improvement Funds, Title II Program Funds, Rural and Low Income Schools, Migrant Education Funds, Individuals with Disabilities Act, IDEA Part B, and federal funds for Career and Technical Education.  The applications describe how Halifax County proposes to use federal funds to impact student achievement for the 2014-2015 school year.  Interested stakeholders are invited to make comments and suggestions at the office of the Superintendent of Schools, 9525 Highway 301 South, Halifax, NC 27839.  For more information, call Mrs. Tyrana B. Battle at 252.583.5111 or email her at battlet@halifax.k12.nc.us.