Welcome to Halifax
The Town of Halifax is located in the center of Plymouth County in Massachusetts. It has a population of approximately 7,700 people and a mix of rural, agricultural (including cranberry bogs) and residential development. Founded in 1734, its history spans from colonial times to the present day. Please explore the Town's web site and if you need more information, please contact us.
Kindergarten Registration for 2019-2020 School Year
Halifax Elementary School Kindergarten registration forms were mailed out on February 15, 2019. Children who will reach their 5th birthday by August 31, 2019 are eligible for entry into the kindergarten program. If you did not receive the information by mail, please contact the school. It is necessary to have completed registration and health forms prior to entry into kindergarten. Parents are also required to provide the child’s birth certificate and proof of residency. Please call the school office at 781-293-2581 should you have any questions relative to kindergarten registration. Kindergarten Countdown information is on our website at hes.slrsd.org.
Elementary School - Fire Suppression System
The Halifax Board of Selectmen will hold a public forum on the proposed fire suppression system project at the Halifax Elementary School on Thursday, February 21 at 7pm in the Great Hall in the Halifax Town Hall. This is in connection with the vote on the project at the Special Town Meeting on Monday, February 25. There will be a brief presentation about the project and then time will be set-aside for answering questions. All are welcome to attend and participate. For more information, please contact the Halifax Town Administrator, Charlie Seelig, at 781-294-1316.
Special Town Meeting - February 25
A Special Town Meeting will held on Monday, February 25, 2019 beginning at 7:30pm in the Multi-Purpose Room of the Halifax Elementary School, 464 Plymouth Street. All Halifax registered voters are eligible to attend, vote and participate at the special town meeting. Residents must register to vote at least ten days before the date of the special town meeting in order to participate at the meeting. Persons who are not registered voters in Halifax are permitted to attend the meeting, but must sit in a special, designated section on the right-side of the room, near the stage. A copy of the warrant is available.