Millwood Elementary

Principal:  Dr. Cornelius Leach

Address:   24 Pinewood Road, Sumter, SC 29150

Phone: (803) 775-0648     Fax: (803) 436-2987


Millwood Elementary School, the school where attendance, academics, and behavior are our top priorities by always putting students first in a safe learning environment, is gearing up for an exciting 2020-2021 school year! The first day of virtual learning for students in grades K-5 will begin Friday, August 28.  Pre-kindergarten will begin September 4.

School information regarding pre-kindergarten-fifth grade will be discussed at orientation and our school-wide drive-through  Back to School Bash Supply Giveaway August 8 from 10 AM-12 PM. Masks will be worn and social distancing guidelines will be followed at all times.

Orientation Dates and Material/Supply Distribution:

Pre-kindergarten: Thursday, August 27, 11AM-2PM at pre-kindergarten classroom rear door

Kindergarten: Tuesday, August 25, 10-11AM and 6PM-7PM at kindergarten rear door

First Grade: Thursday, August 27, 12-2PM drive through on Mustang Drive

Second Grade: Wednesday, August 26, 12-2PM at second grade rear door

Third Grade: Tuesday, August 25, 12-2PM drive-through at the Horseshoe (Wedgefield Rd)

Fourth Grade: Tuesday, August 25, 12-2PM drive-through on Mustang Drive

Fifth Grade: Monday, August 24, 12-2PM drive through on Mustang Drive

A virtual school-wide Back to School orientation will be held Thursday, August 20 at 9-10AM and 5-6 PM. During these sessions, parents will receive back to school information for what to expect at their child’s grade level orientations, hear virtual learning expectations, review Parent Portal requirements, receive drop-off and pick-up details, and meet administrative and support staff members. Links to all of the virtual events will be placed on Millwood Elementary School’s website and social media pages.

Registration and Chromebook distribution will begin during the week of August 3, 2020 during normal school hours. Registration for “zoned” Millwood students is strongly encouraged to be done during the first week of August.

Breakfast and lunch distribution information during virtual learning will be placed on the school’s and district’s website.