Parents/Guardians in the Sumter School District have the right to learn about the following qualifications of their child’s teacher: state licensure requirements for the grade level and content areas taught, the current licensing status of your child’s teacher, and baccalaureate/graduate certification/degree. You may also request the qualifications of an instructional paraprofessional who serves your child in a Title I program or if your child’s school operates a school wide Title I program.
Parents/Guardians may request this information from the Sumter School District Title I Office by calling 803-469-6900 or by sending a letter of request to the following contact:
Ms. Arthena Woods
Sumter School District
1345 Wilson Hall Road
Sumter, SC 29150
The Sumter School District ensures that parents will be notified in writing if their child has been assigned, or has been taught by a teacher for four or more consecutive weeks by a teacher who is not considered highly-qualified.