Sumter County Schools - News


Eric Harvey, Information Technology and Computer Science Instructor
Eric Harvey, Sumter County High School Information Technology and Computer Science Instructor

Sumter County Schools is pleased to introduce new teachers to our system. In our first article we would like to introduce Mr. Eric Harvey. He will be joining Sumter County High School as their Information Technology/Computer Science instructor in the IGNITE College and Career Academy.

Thu Aug 26 02:22 PM

Sumter County Schools Announce Exemplary Students for the Second 9 weeks
Sumter County Schools Announce Exemplary Students for the Second 9 weeks

Sumter County Schools Announce Exemplary Students for the Second 9 weeks For the 2020-2021 school year, Dr. Torrance Choates, Superintendent wanted to have a district wide quarterly recognition of outstanding students in grades Kindergarten - 12th. The criteria Dr. Choates set was for the student to be exemplary, have all As, excellent attendance and behavior. The second 9 weeks “Exemplary Students” and his/her parents were invited to attend the April Board of Education meeting. The students received a sign that they will proudly display in their yards. Congratulations to these students!

Tue Apr 20 11:27 AM

Georgia Power Donation
Georgia Power Customer Choice Program Donates to Sumter County Schools

At the April Board of Education meeting, Georgia Power Representative Don Porter presented a check to Sumter County Schools for $10, 280.00.

Tue Apr 20 11:26 AM

SCPS Honorees April 2021
"Teachers and Parents in Support of Students" Recognition Program - April 2021

Dr. Torrance Choates continues his "Teachers and Parents in Support of Students" recognition program at the monthly Board of Education Meetings. For the month of April, the Sumter County Primary School’s principal, Dr. Renee’ Mays and assistant principal, Mrs. Rosemary Jones recognized the following: Teacher - Dr. Mary Smith Butts Student - Melanie Duque Parent Volunteer - Mr. James Cutts Paraprofessional - Mrs. Pearl Poou Custodian - Mr. Eddie Lawson

Tue Apr 20 11:25 AM

ASHS - March 2021
"Teachers and Parents in Support of Students" Recognition Program - March 2021

Dr. Torrance Choates continues his "Teachers and Parents in Support of Students" recognition program at the monthly Board of Education Meetings. For the month of March, the Americus-Sumter High School’s principal, Mr. Kimothy Hadley recognized Mrs. Sherry Thomas (Support Staff), Mr. Isaac Ballarapu (Teacher), Ja’Kabruan Smith (10th Grade-Student), Mr. Ossie Evans (Parent), and Ms. Evonne Andrews (Custodian)

Tue Apr 20 11:23 AM

Exemplary Students 1st 9 Weeks
Sumter County Schools Announce Exemplary Students for the First 9 weeks

For the 2020-2021 school year, Dr. Torrance Choates, Superintendent wanted to have a district wide quarterly recognition of outstanding students in grades Kindergarten - 12th. The criteria Dr. Choates set was for the student to be exemplary, have all As, excellent attendance and behavior. The students and his/her parents were invited to attend the December Board of Education meeting. In addition to receiving a certificate, the students also received a sign that they will proudly display in their yards.

Tue Apr 20 10:55 AM

Sumter County Schools Receive 100 for Second Consecutive Health Inspection Cycle
Sumter County Schools Receive 100 for Second Consecutive Health Inspection Cycle

The School Nutrition Teams across Sumter County Schools have achieved health inspections of 100 for all schools for the second consecutive cycle.

Mon Apr 19 06:46 PM

SCIS - November 2020
Sumter County Intermediate School - Teachers and Parents in Support of Students - Sumter County Board of Education - November 12, 2020

Pictured left to right: Dr. Torrance Choates, Superintendent of Sumter County Schools; Mr. Jeffrey Boges, Assistant Principal of Sumter County Intermediate School; Mr. Ben Lyles, custodian; Linda Merrell, 5th student at SCIS; Cortisa Snipes, SCIS paraprofessional; Ms. Jacquita Hodge, parent volunteer; Shanna Queenie, teacher; Dr. April Smith, Principal of SCIS; and Mohan Gugulothu, Assistant Principal of SCIS

Mon Feb 22 03:33 PM

ASNGA February 2021
Americus-Sumter Ninth Grade Academy - Teachers and Parents in Support of Students - Sumter County Board of Education - February 11, 2021

Pictured left to right: Cindy Anglin, Principal of ASNGA; Najma Parveen, Science Teacher; Shaquita Wilkerson, Paraprofessional; Henry King, Custodian; Andrea Ingram, Parent Volunteer; Jaydon Williams, student and Dr. Torrance Choates, Superintendent

Mon Feb 22 03:30 PM

SCMS - January 2021
Sumter County Middle School - Teachers and Parents in Support of Students - Sumter County Board of Education - January 14, 2021

Pictured left to right: Mr. Todd Vickery, Principal of Sumter County Middle School; Shermeanetter McCluster, Parent Volunteer; Christina Walker, the ESOL teacher; Michelle Bush Nutrition Manager; and Dr. Torrance Choates, Superintendent of Sumter County Schools

Mon Feb 22 03:26 PM