Crestwood High School  

Principal: Dr. Jayson R. Leach I

Address: 2000 Oswego Road, Sumter, SC 29153

Phone: (803) 469-6200/Fax:  (803) 469-7678

School Day: 8:45 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.


Crestwood High School (CHS) will host its Jump Start for all rising 9th grade/newly enrolled students and their families to tour the building Tuesday, August 2 based on the following schedule: 

Welcome – 9 – 9:30 a.m. in the Fine Arts Center

Meet the Teacher –9:30 – 10:30 a.m. in the main building

Upperclassmen can tour the main building from 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.

2023/2024 ID’s/Chromebooks (Freshman/New Students Only):

A-H: 9:40 a.m. in Media Center

I – M: 10:05 a.m. in Media Center

N – Z: 10:25 a.m. in Media Center

Parking is available in the parking lots located in front of the school, fine arts center, and gymnasium.

Schedule confirmations will be conducted in person or virtually from July 24 – 27, 2023 . Please call the CHS Guidance Office to schedule your appointment time. 

Courses will be changed by appointment if there are one of the following legitimate needs:

  1. scheduled for a class in which credit has been received;
  2. not scheduled for eight classes;
  3. course(s) required for graduation are needed; or
  4. failed a course and prerequisite is required.  

Schedules will be reviewed based on the following schedule: 

Monday, July 24 – Senior Confirmation Day (8 a.m. – 4 p.m.)

Tuesday, July 25– Junior Confirmation Day (8 a.m. – 4 p.m.)

Wednesday, July 26 –Sophomore Confirmation Day (8 a.m. – 4 p.m.)

Thursday, July 27 – Freshman Confirmation Day (8 a.m. – 4 p.m.)

Student handbooks, which include school and district expectations, will be distributed on the first day of school. Parents are respectfully requested to review the handbooks with their children.  The first day of school for students is Thursday, August 3. 

Drop-off and pick-up procedures:  Parents who drive their children to school should arrive no later than 8:35 a.m.; the building will open at 7:30 a.m.; the pick-up time is no later than 4:15 p.m.

Students are required to arrive at the designated parking lot no later than 8:30 a.m.

Student drivers must complete the school driver safety course and complete the application before driving privileges will be granted. Permits will be sold on a first-come/first-served basis. Parking permits may be purchased at school; mail-in registration fees do not include parking permits.