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High School Field Experience   
Miss Taylor Moore and Miss Timia Swanson, students at Americus-Sumter High North Campus, enjoyed working with kindergarten students...

Mrs. Butler   
Mrs. Mandy Butler, a first grade teacher at Sumter County Primary School, encouraged her students to work hard and do well on...

Perfect Attendance   
Congratulations to O'Jayla Tookes and Edwin Gomez-Santiz, students at Sumter County Primary School, for winning bicycles. Both...

Miss Reedi Hawkins   
Miss Reedi Hawkins, Miss Historic Southern Plains, visited Sumter County Primary school.  She spoke to several classes about...

J.R.O.T.C   
Members of the J.R.O.T.C. from Americus-Sumter County High School presented themselves with ideal discipline and behavior as...

Matthew Kuipers   
Sumter County Primary School is very proud of Matthew Kuipers, a second grader in Mrs. Kimberly Griffin's homeroom class. Matthew...

Tacky Tourist   
Students at Sumter County Primary School, who met their Accelerated Reader goal, recently dressed as "tacky tourists" and traveled...

Learning about Peanuts   
Heather Coleman, a Georgia Southwestern State University School of Education student, enjoyed spending time in Mrs. Crystal Waddell's...

Animal Habitats   
Mrs. Myrtice Volley's kindergarten students at Sumter County Primary School created projects about animal habitats. Shown with...

Dr. Seuss   
Sumter County Primary School had a great time celebrating Dr. Seuss's birthday this past week. Trivia questions about Dr. Seuss's...

Read Across America   
Sumter County Primary School is getting ready to celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday and Read Across America Day. First graders Caleb...

Dine with Dad   
Sumter County Primary School recently hosted "Dine with Dad."  Throughout the week, students in grades Pre-K through second...

Kindergarten PTO   
The kindergarten students at Sumter County Primary School were a sensation at the February PTO meeting.  The children performed...

100 Day Activities   
Students in Ms. Susan Young’s class at Sumter County Primary School celebrated the 100th day of school with numerous fun...

100th Day of School   
The students in Mrs. Myrtice Volley and Mrs. Kim Smith's kindergarten class at Sumter County Primary School celebrated the 100th...

100 Day Snack   
Mrs. Crystal Waddell and Mrs. Shannel Pollard's kindergarten class at Sumter County Primary School recently celebrated the 100th...

Food Drive   
The students at Sumter County Primary School held a canned food drive that brought in 4,049 canned goods during the holiday season. ...

Perfect Attendance   
Students at Sumter County Primary School with perfect attendance for the first half of the school year had their names put in...

Transition Words and Pizza   
 Mrs. Marie Corbett and Mrs. Bridgette Stevenson's kindergarten class at Sumter County Primary School has been learning...

Parental Involvement Week   
During Parental Involvement Week at Sumter County Primary School, Mrs. Samantha Davis read aloud to the students in Mrs. Joan...

Dr. Renee Mays   
 Dr. Renee Mays, assistant principal at Sumter County Elementary School, visited Sumter County Primary School to read to...

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory   
Mrs. Mandy Butler's first graders have been reading Charlie and the Chocolate Factory in class. The students earned "Golden Tickets"...

Ag Center Field Trip   
Mrs. Marie Corbett and Mrs. Bridgette Stevenson's kindergarten class from Sumter County Primary School went on a field trip to...

American Symbols   
Mrs. Marie Corbett's kindergarten class has been studying American Symbols.  The students learned about the Statue of Liberty...

Red Ribbon Week   
Sumter County Primary School had a great kick-off rally for Red Ribbon Week. During the rally, the winners of the Red Ribbon...

Special Visitor   
Faculty and students at Sumter County Primary School witnessed a heartwarming moment when Private First Class (PFC) Latoya Holt-Pope...

Fire Safety Clowns   
The Americus Fire Department recently performed its annual "Fire Safety Clown Show" at Sumter County Primary School.  The...

SGTI Visit   
Members from South Georgia Technical College's basketball team recently visited the students at Sumter County Primary School....

Learning to Sort   
Students in Mrs. Pam Belcher and Mrs. Nancy Hawkins' Pre-K class at Sumter County Primary School are working hard during Center...

Grandparent's Week   
Students at Sumter County Primary School celebrated Grandparent's Week by inviting their grandparents to have lunch with them....

Center Time Pre-K   
Morgan Harvey and Elvida Perez enjoyed watching the fish in the fish  tank in Mrs. Allison Morrison and Ms. Mary Ann Thomas'...

Learning about Local Government   
The students in Mrs. Rachel Arnold's second grade gifted class at Sumter County Primary School are learning about local government....

Visit to South America   
Students at Sumter County Primary School recently celebrated achieving their Accelerated Reader goal by "visiting" the continent...

Green Eggs and Ham   
Students in Mrs. Felisa Parrot's kindergarten class at Sumter County Primary School celebrated Dr. Seuss's Birthday with a breakfast...

Thing One and Thing Two   
There are a lot of "things" happening in kindergarten at Sumter County Primary School. Things One and Two celebrated the month...

Kindergarten Projects   
Mrs. Myrtice Volley's kindergarten class at Sumter County Primary School completed projects made from recyclable materials.  ...

Mrs. Lingefelt's Class makes Oobleck   
Mrs. Crystal Lingefelt's class from Sumter County Primary School conducted a science experiment with oobleck from Dr. Seuss's...

Music Lesson with Pat Span   
Ms. Tiffany Gilbert and Mrs. Dawn Busbee's Pre-K class enjoyed a special musical performance by local business owner, Pat Spann....

Horton Hears a Who!   
Sumter County Primary students from Susan Young's class recently celebrated Dr. Seuss' birthday by reading Horton Hears a Who....

Fruit Patterns   
Ya'Nyla Davis from Mrs. Allison Morrison's Pre K class made a yummy pattern using fruit. All of the students enjoyed the math...

Math Groups   
Jakiya Clark and Tony Boone had fun counting dimes during math groups in Allison Morrison's Pre-kindergarten class at Sumter...

AR Antarctica Party   
Students, at Sumter County Primary School, recently celebrated making their Accelerated Reader goal with an Antarctica Party....

Book Fair   
Sumter County Primary School recently hosted a Scholastic Book Fair in the media center.  The students enjoyed picking out...

100th Day of School   
The students in Mrs. Crystal Waddell's kindergarten class at Sumter County Primary School celebrated the 100th day of school...

100 Cup Structure   
Mrs. Mandy Butler's first grade class at Sumter County Primary school celebrated the 100th day of school recently. Mrs. Butler...

100 Day Art   
Students in Ms. Susan Young’s class tore tissue and glued it on the number 100 to celebrate the 100th day of school. Pictured...

Box Tops for Education   
How it works! Shop as you normally would. Various food items, toiletry items and cleaners all have the box tops logo. ...

Labels for Education   
Clip and Earn Free Stuff for Your School Step 1: Clip Clip and save UPCs and beverage caps from participating...

Title One Distinguished School   
Annual Yearly Progress (AYP) 13 years in a row!!

The Million Book Campaign   
We invite you to share your love of reading and help us log one million books read with children in Georgia.

Harvey's Education Rewards   
Help our School Earn Educational Equipment

The mission of Sumter County Primary School is to plant the seeds to grow successful graduates.