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Sumter Academy Mission Statement:

Sumter Academy’s mission is to provide a Christian-based, safe, and nurturing environment where students are challenged and motivated to reach their maximum academic potential. Students will be provided with skills to become responsible and productive citizens.

Faculty & Staff

Headmaster – Glen Sanders

Elementary K4-5th Grades

K-4 Kindergarten – Phoebe Waddell

K-5 Kindergarten – Kelly Spining

1st Grade – Susan Sharpe

2nd Grade – Deb McDaniel

3rd Grade – Melita Booker

4th Grade – Holly Bedwell

5th Grade – Anna Foy

Elementary PE – Coach Joe Nettles

Middle School 6th-8th Grades 

Math/Science – Kristi Williamson

History/Study Skills – Henry Sanders

Reading/English – Fran Sessions

History/Keyboarding – Wilson Kendrick

High School 9th -12th Grades 

Spanish/Bible/Career Prep – Wilson Kendrick

History – Candace Sutton

Advanced Math – John (Doc) Stephens

Advanced Science – Otha Daugherty

English/Research & Writing – Melissa Bracknell

Science/Psychology/Health – Capt. Mike Morgan



Library – Kristi Williamson

Maintenance – Robert Rogers

Custodian – Willie Bishop

Accounting – Melissa Hillman

Administrative Assistant – Sandy Bryan