Halifax County Middle School

1011 Middle School Circle

South Boston, VA 24592-0838

Grades: 6-8

1,265 students

Halifax County Middle School serves 1,265 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Halifax County Middle School operates within the Halifax County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1265 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 102 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,265 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 102 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
Hispanic
3%
12%
Black
44%
24%
White
52%
53%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.54 0.41
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.
54%
32%
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.
11%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,529 students has grown by 25% over five years.
School District Name Halifax County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed 7,529 3,850
District Total Revenue $64 MM $43 MM
District Spending $64 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,571 $11,282
District Spending / Student $10,596 $11,065
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • South BostonHalifax County High School
    High School Circle
    South BostonVA 24592
    (434)572-4977
    0.7 mi | 1700 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • HalifaxHalifax Cor Unit #23
    Alternative School
    1200 Farm Rd
    HalifaxVA 24558
    (434)572-1808
    Alternative School

    0.8 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • South BostonSouth Boston/halifax Early Learning Center
    1927 Jeffress Blvd
    South BostonVA 24592
    (434)572-4273
    1.1 mi | 96 students | Gr. PK                      
  • South BostonSouth Boston Elementary School
    2320 Parker Ave
    South BostonVA 24592
    (434)517-2620
    1.6 mi | 768 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • South BostonCluster Springs Early Learning Center
    1011 Cluster Springs Elementar
    South BostonVA 24592
    (434)572-4121
    1.9 mi | 85 students | Gr. PK                      

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