Halifax County High School



Halifax County High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Halifax County High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 382
10 413
11 412
12 393

Halifax County High School is a public high school of the Halifax County Public Schools located in South Boston, VA. It has 1,600 students in grades 9th through 12th. Halifax County High School is the 98th largest public high school in Virginia and the 2,955th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.8 to 1.

Total Students: 1,600
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 125.11

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Halifax County High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 808
(51%)
808
(51%)
 Female 792
(50%)
792
(50%)

Halifax County High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 800
(50%)
800
(50%)
 Black 719
(45%)
719
(45%)
 Hispanic 55
(3%)
55
(3%)
 Two or More 19
(1%)
19
(1%)
 Asian 6
(0%)
6
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Halifax County High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 749
(47%)
749
(47%)
 Not Eligible 713
(45%)
713
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 138
(9%)
138
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Halifax County High School is ranked 27th out of 326 ranked schools in Virginia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Halifax County High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.4%) is higher than the state average of 33.8%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Halifax County High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1769
2006 1828
2007 1851
2008 1827
2009 1793
2010 1782
2011 1716
2012 1700
2013 1666
2014 1668
2015 1600

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 12.5
2007 15.9
2008 15.7
2009 15.2
2010 16.1
2011 12.6
2012 12.8
2013 13
2014 13.4
2015 12.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.44940644431882
2006 0.46827133479212
2007 0.50405186385737
2008 0.52435686918446
2009 0.5398773006135
2010 0.51964085297419
2011 0.53088578088578
2012 0.56647058823529
2013 0.54021608643457
2014 0.560551558753
2015 0.554375

Compare Halifax County High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,280.0% 12.8:1
 
1,383.6% 13.8:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 33.8%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 55.4%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Halifax County High School
South Boston, VA
Public 09 - 12 1,600 12.8:1  
Person High School
Roxboro, NC
Public 09 - 12 1,381 15.8:1 23 miles
Roxboro Community School
Roxboro, NC
Public 06 - 12 703 15.3:1 24 miles
Roxboro Christian Academy
Roxboro, NC
Private PK - 12 87 8:1 25 miles
Randolph-Henry High School
Charlotte C H, VA
Public 09 - 12 570 12.9:1 27 miles
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