Principal: Dr. Vanessa Smith Canty
Address: 952 Fulton Street, Sumter, SC 29150
Phone: 803 775-0658 Fax: 803 778-2730
School Day: 7:30 a.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Lemira Elementary School will begin another fantastic year with a celebration of excellence during an orientation program for students and parents on Thursday, August 17 at 5:00 p.m. for morning and afternoon preschool, kindergarten, and first grade students, and 6:15 p.m. for second, third, fourth, and fifth grades students. Parents and students are asked to report to the cafeteria upon arrival. Class assignments will be posted in various locations around the school.
Tuesday, August 22 is the first day of school for grades kindergarten through five, and Wednesday, August 23 is the first day for preschool. As a reminder, school uniforms are mandatory at Lemira.
Drop-off/Pick-up Procedures: All students may be dropped off in the morning at the traffic circle in front of the school’s entrance on Fulton Street and exit on Boulevard Road. For students’ safety, parents are reminded not to drop their child or children off in the grassy area across the street from the school on Fulton Street. During pick-up, students in preschool, kindergarten, first, and third grade will be picked up under the awning located near the kindergarten entrance. Students in grades two, four, and five will be picked up near the front gates located on Fulton Street. Provisions will be made for students who have younger siblings. Parents are reminded not to drop students off before 7:00 a.m.