Sumter schools change back-to-school date for solar eclipse
SUMTER, S.C. (WACH)- After conferring with several agencies the Sumter School District will be closed on August 21 due to the solar eclipse.
Due to an abundance of caution, all after school activities will also be cancelled.
The day will be made up with a half day of attendance for students on October 20 which was previously scheduled as an in-service day.
The first day of school has now moved to August 22 and will be a full day.
Please visit www.sumterschools.net for Back to School information.