Mission Statement

The mission of High Hills Elementary School is to provide each student with a quality education by developing academic and social skills in a safe environment. 


Vision Statement

The vision of High Hills Elementary School is to create a community committed to academic excellence. 


From the Principal's desk

From the Principal’s Desk...  

Welcome to a new school year.  A new school year is always exciting.  I would like to take this opportunity to welcome you and your child to High Hills for another exciting and productive year.  For those who are new to our school community, I would like to extend a special welcome. I hope you have had an enjoyable and relaxing summer.  The first day of school is August 18th.  School will begin daily at 7:30 a.m. and dismiss at 2:15 p.m. Students are tardy after 7:25 and will need to be signed in with attendance. Breakfast will be served from 6:45 a.m-7:15 a.m. Breakfast and lunch is free for all students.

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TEACHER OF THE YEAR

THERESA A. COUSAR

I am honored to be representing High Hills Elementary School as the 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year! High Hills Elementary is a school of eager learners and motivated teachers who take pride in education. I am excited to have the opportunity to continue my educational journey as a teacher at High Hills Elementary in the wonderful Sumter School District.

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Transportation

If you would like for your child to be dropped off by the school bus at a location different from the home address a JACOB'S LAW form must be completed by the parent or guardian.
 
 
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PARENT CORNER

Sumter School District is conducting a parent survey.  Please see the link below and directions. Read more...

14-15 School supply list
14-15 School Supply List.pdf
Directions for Parent Portal
Directions for Parent Portal.pdf
Parent Portal Log In
http://powerschool.scsd2.k12.sc.us/public

Request password
Request form for forgotten username and password.pdf

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Parent's Right to Know

http://district.sumterschools.net/resources/for-parents/parents-right-to-know

Under NCLB, parents/guardians have the right to obtain information regarding the qualifications of their child's teachers. Specifically, parents/guardians have the right to know what type of certificate the teacher holds, what subjects the teacher is certified to teach, and the teacher's major and any graduate degrees.

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Federal and State Parental Notification Requirements
2012StateFedGuidelines.pdf
Report to the Public
High Hills Report to the Parents 2014.pdf

MONEY for your SCHOOL

See how you can help provide money for your child's school.
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Disclaimer

Sumter School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, or age in admission to, treatment in, or employment in its programs and activities. For inquiries regarding the policy, contact the Assistant Superintendent of Personnel or the Director of Specialized Programs, Sumter School District, 1345 Wilson Hall Road, Sumter, SC 29150 or call 803-469-6900.

Upcoming Events

Thursday, October 23
PTA/Science Night
5:30-6:30 pm
Friday, October 24
District Inservice
Weather make up day if needed
Monday, October 27
Red Ribbon Week
Wear crazy mixed matched clothing
Tuesday, October 28
Pink Out
Wear pink to Win the Fight against cancer

Weather

Today, 10/23/2014
High: 73 Low: 43
Sunny
0% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 10/24/2014
High: 74 Low: 46
Mostly sunny
1% chance of precipitation.
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