Message from the Superintendent

  • Dr. Eric Cunningham

    Welcome to Halifax County Schools for the 2023-2024 school year!

    As Superintendent of Halifax County Schools, I am delighted to welcome you to another exciting academic year filled with limitless possibilities. With great anticipation and a sense of pride, we embark on this journey together, focusing on our mission to create a supportive and positive learning environment to address the needs of the whole student in partnership with educators, staff, parents, and communities.

    In Halifax County Schools, education is the cornerstone of personal and professional success. Our dedicated team of educators, staff, and administrators is committed to creating an inclusive, nurturing, and innovative learning environment where students can thrive and achieve their full potential. We are dedicated to ensuring that every child receives a well-rounded education that fosters critical thinking, creativity, collaboration, and character development.

    This year, we are excited to continue new initiatives and programs that will enhance the educational experience for our students. From implementing project-based learning to expanding our curriculum offerings, we constantly strive to provide the resources and opportunities necessary for students to excel in the 21st century. We are committed to equipping our students with the skills they need to become lifelong learners, adaptable problem solvers, and compassionate leaders.

    We recognize that our success as a school district is deeply rooted in collaboration and partnership with our parents and community members. We value your involvement and encourage you to participate in your child's education actively. We can create a supportive network that empowers our students to reach new heights.

    As we embark on this new academic year, it is essential to acknowledge the challenges we have faced and overcome together. The resilience and determination demonstrated by our students, families, and staff have been nothing short of inspiring. While uncertainties may persist, rest assured that we remain steadfast in our commitment to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment for everyone.

    I am incredibly proud to lead such an exceptional team of educators and to serve the remarkable students and families of Halifax County. Together, let us embrace the opportunities that lie ahead, foster a love for learning, and build a stronger, brighter future for our community.

    I wish you all a successful and rewarding school year. Let’s Strive For Five and make the 2023-2024 academic year one filled with growth, achievement, and boundless possibilities. 

    Warm regards,

    Dr. Eric Cunningham, Superintendent