Sumter High School

Principal:  Nicholas Pearson

Address:   2580 McCray’s Mill Road, Sumter, SC 29154

Phone: (803) 481-4480   Fax: (803) 481-4021

http://shs.sumterschools.net

Sumter High School, Home of the Fighting Gamecocks, will welcome students back through virtual instruction Friday, August 28. We will have Chromebook distribution Monday, August 17-Thursday, August 20. Chromebooks can be retrieved each day during the hours of 9AM-4 PM. Masks will be worn and social distancing guidelines will be followed at all times.

On August 26, a virtual school wide orientation will be held at 6 PM. The link to watch the orientation will be available on the Sumter High School website. All students will be able to view their class schedule through Parent Portal or Student Portal on August 21. Student with issues accessing their schedule can complete a Schedule Request Form on the Sumter High School website on August 21.

The Sumter High School faculty and staff will continue to set high expectations for all students this year in academics, the arts, athletics, character education, extra-curricular activities, and community involvement. Sumter High School is helping all students develop the World Class Skills and life and career characteristics of the Profile of the South Carolina Graduate by providing, facilitating and designing rigorous academic programs, which include Honors, Advanced Placement (AP), Dual Enrollment (at both USC and Central Carolina), International Baccalaureate (IB), Foreign Language, and Project Lead the Way (STEM) courses.  Throughout each course and all learning opportunities at Sumter High School, we focus on and strive to incorporate critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and creativity to enhance each and every learning experience for our students.