• “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   

This Friday, September 20, 2019 is a “Late Start” Friday.  Breakfast will be from 9:00-9:30 and the tardy bell for 1st block is at 9:40.
Combined Bell Schedules 2019-20

Attention: Parents and Students

Please make sure you read over the Student Handbook and the Code of Conduct.  An e-mail will be sent out to the entire student body with these documents.

Student Handbook (Agenda) 2019-2020

Code of Conduct 2019

Please note:

September 18th- Jostens returns for Juniors and Seniors
October 1st- Senior Meeting
UPDATE: October 10th & 11th – Last Days for Senior Pictures


Students will be notified through the school announcements and it will be posted on the website when Chromebooks for Students new to Sumter High are available.  Students will only be issued a Chromebook to rent IF a copy of their signed AUP is on file.  AUPs can be turned into the library.

Students who had a Chromebook last year are being contacted individually to pick up their contract for usage this year.  Once the signed contract is returned signed and the $20.00 fee is paid the student will be issued their Chromebook.

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month.  The SHS IB students are sponsoring two projects to raise awareness about the tragedy of domestic violence and provide support for the women and their children who are staying at our county’s YWCA shelter.  One is the 13th Annual Walk Against Domestic Violence, October 12th at 9:00 a.m. at the Sumter County Library, and the other is collecting donations and essential household items for the YWCA Shelter.  Also, this week students will be selling baked goods during all four lunches for a $1.


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Report Bullying – Sprigeo

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Starfish Club Sign Up

The Starfish Club is a new club at Sumter High which participates in monthly Random Acts of Kindness.  If you would like to participate simply join the Starfish Club using the link below.  We meet after […]


Penny Wars

AFJROTC is kicking off the annual Penny Wars! Penny Wars will run Monday, September 16 through Friday, September 27.  The class collecting the most money will win a lunch period pizza party. Win the War, Win […]


Yearbook Information

  YEARBOOK INFORMATION: Yearbook Sale (In school purchases only) $60 plus up to 4 icons (a $16 value) with personalization ($7) See Mr. Edge in Room A203 during lunch or Mrs. Lori Hodge, the bookkeeper […]


Library Spotlight

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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 […]