Ebenezer Middle School

Principal:  Bertha Timmons

Address:   3440 Ebenezer Road, Sumter, SC 29153

Phone: (803) 469-8571 Fax: (803) 469-8575

School Day:  8:15 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.


Welcome to Ebenezer, where we promote Tiger P.R.I.D.E. – Perseverance, Respect, Integrity, Discipline, and Excellence!

 Important Dates

  • Wednesday, July 26, 9 – 11 a.m. – Orientation for 6th grade students and students new to Ebenezer.  Bus transportation will not be provided.  
  • Thursday, August 3 – First day of school
  • Thursday, August 31, 5:30 to 7 p.m. – Open House

Student handbooks, which include school expectations, and the district’s code of conduct will be distributed on the first day of school. Parents are respectfully requested to review the handbooks and the district’s code of conduct with their children.

School uniforms will not be worn this year; however, students are required to follow the Sumter School District Dress Code. This policy can be found on the district’s website and in the student handbook.  The policy can also be accessed from Ebenezer’s webpage.

All Ebenezer students will carry clear book bags/backpacks. Clear book bags/backpacks can be purchased from:

  • amazon.com
  • walmart.com
  • Target.com
  • other local stores

Breakfast starts at 7:40 a.m. and will end at 8:20 a.m. Students desiring to eat breakfast should arrive before 8:10 am. The first period begins promptly at 8:30 am. 

Drop-off/Pick-up Procedures: Parents who drive their children to school should enter the south gate and drive around the back of the school to the drop-off/pick-up area located on the north end of the building. The building will open at 7:40 a.m., and students should arrive no later than 8:15 a.m.  All children should be picked up no later than 3:45 p.m. Students who are not picked up by 3:45 p.m. will ride the bus home.