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    South of Dan Elementary

    Location Address:
    1011 South of Dan Rd South Boston, Virginia 24592 Phone Number: 4345724233
    Mailing Address:
    1011 South of Dan Rd South Boston, VA 24592
    Basic School Information
    Operating Agency Name Halifax County Public Schools State Agency ID 041
    School Type Regular School State School ID 0411530
    Operational Status School is operational FIPS County Number 51083
    County Halifax Locale Small Town:(population 2,000-25,000
    Location Relative to Town Limits
    School Classroom Information
    Classroom Teachers Title I Eligible School? Title I Eligible School
    School Level Primary School School-wide Title I Not school-wide Title I
    School Lowest Grade Offered KG Magnet School? Not a Magnet School
    School Highest Grade Offered 03 Charter School Not a Charter School
    Free Lunch Eligible Students 144 Reduced-price Lunch Eligible Students 22
    Total Free and Reduced Lunch Students 166 Migrant Students 0
    Total Students 293 Student Teacher Ratio 10.1
    South of Dan Elementary Students by Grade
    Prekindergarten Students 0 7th Grade Students 0
    Kindergarten Students 76 8th Grade Students 0
    1st Grade Students 67 9th Grade Students 0
    2nd Grade Students 78 10th Grade Students 0
    3rd Grade Students 72 11th Grade Students 0
    4th Grade Students 0 12th Grade Students 0
    5th Grade Students 0 Ungraded Students 0
    6th Grade Students 0 Total Students 293
    South of Dan Elementary Students by Race
    Male Female Total
    American Indiana/Alaskan 0 0 0
    Asian/Pacific Islander 0 0 0
    Hispanic 2 3 5
    Black (Non-Hispanic) 46 51 97
    White (Non-Hispanic) 105 86 191