• “The BEAUTIFUL thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.” ~ B.B. King


 Welcome to Sumter High School

An International Baccalaureate World School   


Congratulations to Mrs. Montgomery and Mrs. Speed!


There will be no student attendance on Friday, January 17th for an In-service day.

There will be no school on Monday, January 20th in observation of the Martin Luther King Holiday.

If you are interested in the Central Carolina Technical College nursing program you can take advantage of this information session.

Health Science Programs
Information Session
When: Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Where: CCTC Health Science Center Room H101
Address: 133 S. Main Street Sumter, SC 29150
Time: 6:00 PM
Questions: Call HSC 803-774-3334

The flyer is attached below.

Health Science Programs Info Session Jan 28 20206

Central Carolina Dual Enrollment

Accuplacer Sign Up

All tenth and eleventh graders that are interested in taking dual enrollment for the 2020-2021 year can sign up for the ACCUPLACER above.  The deadline to signup is March 18, 2020, by the end of the school day.  If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Gadson in guidance.

Study Guide Information:

We all want to ensure students are well prepared for their college entrance exams. Therefore, to ensure students have quick access to the various Accuplacer study materials in preparation of their testing appointments, we have added a link to the CCTC Dual Enrollment/Early College webpage.

Accuplacer Study Materials link

Once you are on the Dual Enrollment/Early College webpage, click the link that is labeled – Accuplacer Study Guides. There is also a link to the Accuplacer App that can be downloaded to students’ phones. This is for all students that are interested in taking the Accuplacer exam for the Dual Enrollment/Early College programs.


2020 An Annotation Guide

Honors Summer Reading 2020-2021

Sumter High School is Celebrating 50 Years
2020 is the 50th year of Sumter High School. Did you attend SHS in the past? If so, the yearbook staff wants to hear from you. Visit the link below to complete a survey that allows us to collect stories from SHS Alumni that we can include in the yearbook.


in the News

Library Spotlight

Dear Martin by Nic Stone “Writing letters to the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., seventeen-year-old college-bound Justyce McAllister struggles to face the reality of race relations today and how they are shaping him”–Provided by […]


Report Bullying – Sprigeo

If you feel unsafe or know someone who feels unsafe, please report it here. After you fill out the form below, Sprigeo sends an email to an administrator with all of the details from your […]


Yearbook Information

YEARBOOK INFORMATION: Buy Your Yearbook! Current price until Nov. 22: $65 Order online at www.jostens.com or return the order form below with full payment or a $25 deposit to Mr. Edge in room A203 or Mrs. Lori […]


Matthew Wilt Teacher Of The Year

Congratulations to Matthew Wilt for been chosen as the Sumter High School Teacher of the Year 2019-2020 school year!  Matt is a native of Sumter, where he now resides with his wife Hillary and soon-to-be […]