PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS
The Halifax County Board of Education will meet on Monday, April
3rd, 2017 beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the Central Office Administrative
Building located on 9525 Hwy 301 South, Halifax, North Carolina, pursuant
to NC General Statute 143.318 (a) (1) for the purpose of preventing
disclosure of information that is privileged or confidential pursuant to state
or federal law, specifically, information regarding employees which is
protected by NC General Statute 115C-319 and 115-321.
The Halifax County Board of Education will meet for a work session on
, 2017. The
Board Retreat will be held at the Central Office Administrative Building located at 9525 Hwy
301 South, Halifax, North Carolina from 4:00 - 8:00 pm.
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
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The Daily Herald reports on Halifax County School District's Mid Year Rally!!!
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Halifax County Schools would like to proudly announce the recipient for the district Student of the Month for December 2016. The Student of the Month is Elissa Pierce, a 2nd grader at Aurelian Springs Elementary School. She is the daughter of Rodney and Sonya Pierce of Roanoke Rapids, NC. Elissa was chosen as the district Student of the Month because she is an excellent student who works hard and excels in all that she does. She is a team leader and works hard to do her best. Elissa has done well academically and has shown growth in all her subjects. Her advice to students is you should always study.
Halifax County Schools would like to proudly announce the recipient for the district Employee of the month for January.
The Employee of the Month is Ms. April Allen, Cyber Facilitator for Northwest Halifax High School. Ms. Allen was chosen as Employee of the Month because of her commitment to the scholars of the Halifax County Schools district. Ms. Allen is always willing to go above and beyond to ensure that students are prepared for class, various projects, and extra-curricular activities. She works hard to ensure that reports and data for the school is completed in a timely manner. Ms. Allen has an excellent rapport with scholars, staff, and administrators. Principal of Northwest Halifax High School, Mr. Mark Barfield, says, “Ms. Allen is a pleasure to have as an employee and it is great to have her as a member of his team.” Ms. April Allen truly is the epitome of one deserving the recognition for Employee of the Month for Halifax County Schools.
Parents....please take the opportunity to complete this Extended Day Survey! Your feedback is very important to us and our decision-making process. Thanks in advance for your support in this initiative.
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Teacher of the Year/Principal of the Year Announced
Halifax County Schools announced the recipient of the 2016 Teacher of the Year and 2016 Principal of the Year during a reception on Friday, November 4, 2016 at Enfield Middle School in Enfield, NC. The theme for the event was "Planting seeds that will grow forever." Ms. Shauna Jones, AVID Teacher at Southeast Halifax High school received the honor as Halifax County Schools Teacher of the year. Ms. Jones brings refreshing energy to her students through positive affirmations and activities on a daily basis. Her infectious enthusiasm spreads throughout her school building and well into the the community. Halifax County Schools is proud of her work in cultivating the minds of our future.
Mrs. Melissa Richardson, principal at Hollister Elementary School, was awarded the honor of Halifax County Schools 2016 Principal of the Year. Mrs. Richardson has been instrumental in motivating her students and staff for academic excellence. She has systematically achieved increased academic growth and proficiency in her school each year. Mrs. Richardson is an excellent role model and mentor to her colleagues and peers. She has repeatedly shown an unconditional love for her students, school, and community.
The Halifax County Schools Board of Education, Superintendent Dr. Eric Cunningham, and the entire faculty and staff are very proud of the honorees and their outstanding achievements.
Congratulations Mrs Melissa Richardson and Ms. Shauna Jones!!!
Message from Dr. Eric Cunningham, Superintendent of Halifax County Schools
I am pleased that Halifax County Schools is no longer considered a low performing district, and I would like to commend former superintendent, Dr. Elease Frederick, and her leadership team for moving the district forward. At the same time, I recognize there is much work to do and continuous improvement is my focus. I look forward to seeing the students of Halifax County Schools progress academically, and I embrace the work that it takes to continue our upward progression.
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Halifax County School District BOE Goals