Teaching and Learning

Welcome to The Department of Teaching and Learning

Striving Toward Excellence

"The Sumter County Way"

The Office of Teaching and Learning manages the curriculum and ensures that both teaching and learning are taking place. The Sumter County School System follows the Georgia Department of Education guidelines, teaching standards, and the state-approved curriculum.

We are here to help students learn. Our focus is to prepare the students of Sumter County to become College and Career Ready so that we can "Graduate All Students." 

Kimothy Hadley

Associate Superintendent 

Sumter County Schools

100 Learning Lane

Americus, Ga 31719

Phone: (229) 931-8500

Fax: (229) 931-8555 

Our Teaching & Learning Team


To guide and ensure student learning with effective teaching practices through rigorous instructional and assessment practices across all grade levels.

We Believe:

  • Student success depends on continuous learning.
  • Effective leaders serve others by example.
  • Teamwork values others' strengths and promotes a positive, trusting culture while building genuine relationships.
  • Improving collaborative efforts toward a common goal is essential in student achievement.
  • Valuing diversity ensures that all students receive access to appropriate instructional strategies, curriculum, and resources to support learning.

Restart Ready - 2020-2021

Guidelines and Procedures for Grading