Halifax County Middle School

1011 Middle School Circle

South Boston, VA 24592-0838

Tel: (434)572-4100
Grades 6-8
1,216 students
Halifax County Middle School serves 1,216 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 48%.
Halifax County Middle School operates within the Halifax County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1216 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 102 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,216 students
Halifax County Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Halifax County Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 102 teachers
Halifax County Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Halifax County Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
Halifax County Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
2%
13%
Halifax County Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
45%
23%
Halifax County Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
52%
52%
Halifax County Middle School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
1%
5%
Halifax County Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.53 0.42
Halifax County Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
52%
33%
Halifax County Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
Halifax County Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Halifax County School District's student population of 5,576 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,226 in this district is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,207 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Halifax County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed 5,576 3,815
Halifax County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $61 MM $42 MM
Halifax County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $61 MM $42 MM
Halifax County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,226 $10,576
Halifax County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,207 $10,658
Halifax County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Halifax County High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bluestone Middle School (20.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Boston/halifax Early Learning Center (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • South BostonHalifax County High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1666 students
    0.7 miles
    High School Circle
    South BostonVA 24592
    (434)572-4977
    0.79-121666
  • HalifaxHalifax Cor Unit #23Alternative School

    0.8 miles
    1200 Farm Rd
    HalifaxVA 24558
    (434)572-1808
    0.8n/an/a
  • South BostonSouth Boston/halifax Early Learning Center
    Grades: PK | 123 students
    1.1 miles
    1927 Jeffress Blvd
    South BostonVA 24592
    (434)572-4273
    1.1PK123
  • South BostonSouth Boston Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 751 students
    1.6 miles
    2320 Parker Ave
    South BostonVA 24592
    (434)517-2620
    1.6KG-5751
  • South BostonCluster Springs Early Learning Center
    Grades: PK | 86 students
    1.9 miles
    1011 Cluster Springs Elementar
    South BostonVA 24592
    (434)572-4121
    1.9PK86

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