Transfer In District Options


Open Enrollment ended April 30, 2024.

Open enrollment is available for students in Kindergarten through 12th grade. The purpose of this process is to increase students’ access to educational opportunities within Sumter School District. Acceptance is based on program availability and grade level/school capacity.

An out-of-zone transfer request is available to students in kindergarten through 12th grade to address situations that occur outside of the open enrollment process to include hardships. Documentation must be provided to support the request.


Transfer Out of District Options

Out of District Request for Release

The Board of Trustees may grant requests for students to transfer out of the district.  The parent/legal guardian must submit the request in writing to the superintendent who will make a recommendation to the Board.  The district will assume no responsibility for tuition to the receiving district. Requests must be received two weeks before the scheduled Board of Trustees meeting.

Click here to apply!  

Joyce Perkins | Sumter School District
Coordinator of Attendance
803.469.6900, Ext. 507
joyce.perkins@sumterschools.net