The Sumter School District is committed to providing a rigorous and relevant standards-based education in a safe environment. Through a partnership of students, parents, staff and community, students are given the opportunity to reach their full potential as lifelong learners and contributing members of society.
***ONLY NEW APPLICANTS WISHING TO ATTEND OUT OF THEIR ZONED AREA OR STUDENTS THAT WILL BE PROMOTED UP TO THE NEXT SCHOOL LEVEL (ie: ELEMENTARY TO MIDDLE OR MIDDLE TO HIGH)*** Sumter Residents - Applications Accepted February 5 - March 6, 2018. Out of County Residents - Applications Accepted April 2 - April 16, 2018. Applications will be available on February 2, 2018.
Students in Sumter County schools participated in the Hour of Code as part of Computer Science Education Week and were among tens of millions of people around the world to take part in the largest learning event in history. More than 4,700 students from all grades in Sumter completed 6,275 Hours of Code exceeding participation levels in 2016 of 3,000 hours.
November 28th, 2017: The National Title I Association is pleased to announce that Lake Panasoffkee Elementary from Lake Panasoffkee, Florida has been named a National Title I Distinguished School by the state education agency in Florida. Lake Panasoffkee Elementary is one of up to 100 schools throughout the country that is being nationally recognized for exceptional student achievement in 2017.
5:30 PM School Board Meeting
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM BES AR/Literacy Night
6:00 PM BES All Pro Dad
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM BES Student of the Month Assembly
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM LPES Student of the Month
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM SSM-BOYS BKB VS. LECANTO (AWAY)
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM In County Controlled Open Enrollment
Bullying, Threats and Intimidation Board Policy 5.321
Civility Board Policy 9.61
Drug-Free Workplace Board Policy 6.33
Controlled Open Enrollment Board Policy 5.23
Florida Economic Security Report Section 1002.20(24) Florida Statutes