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Sumter High School

Sumter, SC


Sumter High School
2580 McCray's Mill Road
Sumter, SC  29154
Phone: 803-481-4480
Sumter County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 2 out of 10 stars
2

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 2,384
Type: Regular School  
Sumter High School

Sumter High School


State Ranking

#183
Statewide High School Ranking: Sumter High School is ranked #183 out of 222 of the best high schools in South Carolina (18th percentile). Click the link to see all 222 high schools.


Overall, Sumter High School is a 2-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis of South Carolina Schools. The school is located in Sumter County, SC. Sumter High School has an enrollment of approximately 2,384 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.
Graduation Rate
 84% - Sumter High School
 85% - Median of South Carolina high schools
 84% - Sumter High School
 85% - Median of South Carolina high schools




South Carolina Standardized Tests

Average ACT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
This School's State
Percentile Rating
State Percentile
State Average of
All SC Schools
State Average
English 13.7 21st 16.6
Math 15.6 17th 17.8
Reading 16.2 33rd 18.0
Science 16.1 23rd 18.1
Writing 5 16th 5.9

The ACT, a college readiness assessment, was given to every South Carolina 11th grader in 2017 with the exception of those eligible for alternate assessments. The ACT scores range from 0 to 36. State averages for ACT data are based on regular public schools and do not include private schools in the state. In the chart above, you can get a sense for how the average ACT scores at Sumter High stack up against those of other high schools in South Carolina.


End-of-Course Tests

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
State Average of
All SC Schools
State Average
English 1 59.0 71.4
Algebra 1 57.9 69.4
Biology 1 65.0 75.3


Average SAT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
Reading 525
Math 490
Composite Score 1015
SAT Participation Rate 31 %

Sumter High had an average SAT score of 1015 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #90 out of 216 SC high schools (58th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of South Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Sumter High was 31% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in South Carolina.


Students

Poverty Rate at this School

 61% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)
 61% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)

Student Absentee Rate

 7% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)
 7% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)

Teacher Absentee Rate

 4% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)
 4% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)

SCPass data is based on the 2016-2017 school year from the South Carolina Department of Education. If you're looking for the school report card for Sumter High School, then we can help. We've distilled much of Sumter High School's school report card data for you to see on one page.


Rankings for schools were created independently by Carolina School Hub. The test data for this site was derived from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and South Carolina Department of Education.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Millwood Elementary School 7 1.2 miles Sumter, SC Regular PK-5
Kingsbury Elementary School 5 1.5 miles Sumter, SC Regular PK-5
Bates Middle School 2 2.4 miles Sumter, SC Regular 6-8
Alice Drive Middle School 5 2.6 miles Sumter, SC Regular 6-8
Alice Drive Elementary School 6 2.6 miles Sumter, SC Regular PK-5
Lemira Elementary School 1 2.8 miles Sumter, SC Regular PK-5
Wilder Elementary School 2 2.9 miles Sumter, SC Regular PK-5
Willow Drive Elementary School 4 3.2 miles Sumter, SC Regular PK-5
Lakewood High School 1 3.6 miles Sumter, SC Regular 9-12
Crosswell Drive Elementary School 1 4.0 miles Sumter, SC Regular PK-5
Pocalla Springs Elementary School 1 4.0 miles Sumter, SC Regular PK-5
FJ Delaine Elementary School 1 5.5 miles Wedgefield, SC Regular PK-5
Chestnut Oaks Middle School 1 6.0 miles Sumter, SC Regular 6-8
Furman Middle School 1 6.0 miles Sumter, SC Regular 6-8
Cherryvale Elementary School 4 6.0 miles Sumter, SC Regular PK-5
Crestwood High School 2 7.3 miles Sumter, SC Regular 9-12
High Hills Elementary School 3 7.7 miles Shaw Air Force Base, SC Regular 4-5
Shaw Heights Elementary School 6 7.7 miles Sumter, SC Regular 2-3
Ebenezer Middle School 4 8.2 miles Sumter, SC Regular 6-8
Hillcrest Middle School 4 10.1 miles Dalzell, SC Regular 6-8