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Welcome to Sumter County Schools

The Sumter County School District is located in Sumter County, Georgia, the home of the 39th President of the United States, Jimmy Carter.  The District serves over 4,700 students from Americus, Leslie, Desoto and Plains. Teachers, administrators, support staff members and the Board of Education are committed to achieving the mission of graduating all students. We are also committed to providing a quality, equitable education for all students and providing appropriate professional learning opportunities for all staff members.

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Welcome back letter from Dr. Torrance Choates, Superintendent of Sumter County Schools
Sumter County Schools 100 Learning Lane Americus, GA 31719 Phone: (229) 931-8500 Fax: (229) 931-8555 Dr. Torrance Choates                    &nb... Read More

 SCS Board at Groundbreaking
Ground broken on new $48 million high school
AMERICUS — A large groups of community leaders, educators and supporters gathered Thursday on South Georgia Tech Parkway for the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Sumter County High School. Rick Barnes, vice chair o... Read More

 Dr. Torrance Choates at Nutrition Program
AWARD WINNING – SUMTER COUNTY SCHOOLS NUTRITION PROGRAM Americus, GA – WOW!  The Sumter County Schools Nutrition Program is an award winning program.  The staff members have been very busy reaching goa... Read More

 Honor Graduates iPads
Americus Sumter Honor Graduates receive iPads
Kimothy Hadley, principal of Americus-Sumter High School, once again surprised the Honor Graduates with a gift of an iPad during the 2019 Baccalaureate service held in the school’s gymnasium. In his presentation, Hadley... Read More

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Sumter County Schools’ delegation visits Konu/Miyoshi City, Japan
The Sumter County Schools’ delegation left June 1 for a trip to Konu/Miyoshi City, Japan, sister city of Americus. The delegation will enjoy staying in host family homes and experiencing the culture. They will tour many... Read More

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