• “The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education.” ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

Welcome to Sumter High School

An International Baccalaureate World School   

Sumter High School’s Wendy’s Heisman Winners

Congratulations to Theron Bradford and Taylor Waters for being named Sumter High’s Wendy’s Heisman winners.  Wendy’s Heisman recognizes Senior athletes who have a 3.0 GPA or better and are proven leaders in their schools and community. They will now compete for State and National Scholarships. Good luck Theron & Taylor!



DEADLINE:  Students, the last day to pick up your Chromebook was November 1st.  After November 1st Chromebooks will be issued to other students, once the Chromebook is reissued, the ownership program will be void.  This does not include Chromebooks that are already out for repair.




All students must turn in a signed copy of the Acceptable Use Policy (AUP) they received at the beginning of the school year.  Any student who has not turned one in by October 15th will have their account disabled and will not be able to login to any school device until it is returned.


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For information regarding ACCUPLACER Click Here.
Testing Dates:
Sumter High School – November 29th 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Sumter High School – November 30th 8:30 am – 12:00 pm







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in the News

Friday Late Start Info

Sumter School District will continue to offer additional time for teacher collaboration, professional learning, and instructional planning during the 2018-19 school year. Two early release days have been scheduled for the elementary and middle schools. […]


SHS Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to Ann-Frances Brown Sumter High School’s 2018-2019 Teacher of the Year! Ann-Frances Brown has taught English at Sumter High School for eight years. The most rewarding part of her career in education is knowing […]


Inclement Weather Make-Up Days

The three inclement weather make-up days designated on the district’s calendar will be half days for student attendance. Professional development for staff will take place the second half of the day. On October 22, January 18, and […]