• “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   

Attention Parents of 11th Grade Students:  All 11th grade students (third year of high school) are being offered the opportunity to take the ACT or the SAT college entrance exam at their high school during the regular school day.  The State Department of Education (SCDE) will be paying for one assessment per student.  Interested parents/students should download this form and return it with a parent/guardian signature indicating their choice of either the ACT or the SAT to be eligible to test.  Return the completed form to Ms. Broadway in Guidance by December 18, 2019. 

Letter for College Entrance Assessment Parent-Guardian Revised 12.3.19

FALL SPORTS BANQUET (except football)
Wednesday, December 11th at 6:00 in the Commons Area
Each Athlete plus 2 guests are free, each additional guest be $5 (ages 6 and under free)
RSVP required by 12/6 to Shelly Richardson 803-481-4480 x 6273
Sunday, December 8th at 5:00 in the Commons Area
Each Athlete plus 2 guests are free, each additional guest be $5 (ages 6 and under free)
RSVP required by 12/4 to Shelly Richardson 803-481-4480 x 6273

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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

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

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 […]


Library Spotlight

Far from the Tree by Robin Benway “Being the middle child has its ups and downs. But for Grace, an only child who was adopted at birth, discovering that she is a middle child is […]


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 […]