Chestnut Oaks Middle School
Principal: Jenaii D. Edwards 

Address: 1200 Oswego Road, Sumter, SC 29153

Phone: (803) 775-7272 Fax: (803) 775-7601

School Day: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.

 Welcome parents and students to an amazing year where Falcons SOAR! The first day of school is August 3. The instructional day is 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Chestnut Oaks Middle School “Jump Start” for sixth grade parents and students will be Wednesday, August 2 from 9 – 11 a.m. Tables will be available in the gym with general information and staff will be available to answer any questions.  We are excited and look forward to meeting you at the times listed above! Meet the Teacher Night will be August 23 from 5 – 6:30 p.m. and Open House is tentatively scheduled for September 13 from  5-7 p.m. 

Student handbooks, which include school and district expectations, will be accessible the first week of school. Parents are respectfully requested to review the handbooks with their children.   

The Sumter School District Board has approved a new Code of Conduct.  It can be found on the district’s website or on the Chestnut Oaks Middle School Facebook page. 

Students are expected to use a school district issued Chromebook to engage in learning activities and completion of assignments. Students new to Sumter School District will be issued a district Chromebook from Chestnut Oaks Middle School during the first week of school.  

 Drop-off/Pick-up Procedures: Car riders should be picked up and dropped off on the circular driveway at the front of the school on Oswego Road. The earliest students may be dropped off in the mornings is 7:15 a.m.  Students are not to be picked up or dropped off in the bus port area.