Welcome to Crestwood High SCHOOL

Welcome to “The Castle”, home of the Crestwood High School Knights! Our students, staff and teachers strive daily to meet the school’s mission statement of “keeping academics and citizenship first and foremost”. We look forward to another great school year and cannot wait to welcome our students back! The faculty and staff realize that families are experiencing discomfort and have numerous concerns regarding virtual and hybrid instructional settings. Please know that our faculty and staff are here to provide assistance and accommodations to ensure that each child receives a rigorous and quality education that prepares and provides them with necessary skills to excel in today’s highly competitive global marketplace.

Please maintain regular contact with administrators, counselors, teachers and staff to make us aware of any needs, major changes your student may be experiencing, or any other ways that we may assist you. Check our website regularly, look for automated calls, and follow our social media pages on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter for updates. Together…we will make this another great year at Crestwood High School!

Dr. Shirley Gamble

Principal

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MEET YOUR ADMINISTRATORS

Mr. James Curry, Assistant Principal

Major Areas of Responsibility: 11th Grade Academics & Intervention, Building Services, Student Transportation, Curriculum.

Mr. Dwayne Edwards, Athletic Director

Major Areas of Responsibilities: School-wide Athletics.

Ms. Rose-Marie Richardson, Assistant Principal

Major Areas of Responsibilities: 9th Grade Academics & Intervention, Curriculum, Special Services, and State Assessments.

Ms. Bertha Timmons, Assistant Principal of Curriculum & Instruction

Major Areas of Responsibilities: School Counselors, Curriculum & Instructions, Professional Development.

Mr. Jermaine White, Assistant Principal

Major Areas of Responsibilities: 10th Grade Academics & Intervention, Building Safety, and Curriculum.

Mr. Dale Wilson, Assistant Principal

Major Areas of Responsibilities: 12th Grade Academics & Intervention, Curriculum, Surveys, and Textbooks.

a message from ms. dwyer, chs 2020-2021 teacher of the year

a message from sro brantley, sumter co. sheriff's office

RESOURCES FOR FAMILIES & STUDENTS

PLEASE REVIEW THE GUIDELINES FOR STUDENTS WHO PLAN TO UTILIZE BUS TRANSPORTATION ONCE IN-PERSON INSTRUCTION RESUMES.
THE DIRECTORY SHOWS DIRECT PHONE EXTENSIONS AND EMAIL ADDRESSES FOR ALL CRESTWOOD HIGH SCHOOL STAFF.
ACCESS A VARIETY OF RESOURCES OR CONTACT STAFF FOR ASSISTANCE WITH YOUR CHILD'S VIRTUAL AND/OR HYBRID EXPERIENCE.
SUMTER SCHOOL DISTRICT REOPENING PLAN PUBLISHED EARLIER THIS MONTH.
REVIEW THE INFORMATION RELATED TO OBTAINING WIFI ACCESS FOR FREE OR AT A MINIMAL COST. WIFI WILL BE AVAILABLE IN EVERY SCHOOL PARKING LOT.
PARENTS/GUARDIANS CAN MONITOR STUDENT PROGRESS IN GOOGLE CLASSROOM BY HAVING THEIR CHILD(REN) OR TEACHERS "ADD A GUARDIAN".
SCHOOL WILL BEGIN ON AUGUST 28 IN A VIRTUAL SETTING. STUDENTS SHOULD REPORT TO VIRTUAL SESSIONS ON TIME.
THE PARENT CONTACT FORM IS USED TO UPDATE YOUR CHILD'S EMERGENCY CONTACT INFORMATION. EACH PARENT IS ASKED TO COMPLETE THIS FORM.
PARENTS/GUARDIANS MAY CONTACT CHS GUIDANCE TO GAIN ACCESS TO PARENT PORTAL TO MONITOR ATTENDANCE AND GRADES.
THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGISTS PROVIDES GUIDANCE RELATED TO SPEAKING TO CHILDREN REGARDING PROTECTIVE MEASURES.
RESOURCES ARE PROVIDED FOR EXCEPTIONAL STUDENTS AND THEIR FAMILIES FOR VIRTUAL AND HYBRID INSTRUCTIONAL MODELS.

hybrid schedule

HYBRID SCHEDULE WILL BE RELEASED BY SUMTER SCHOOL DISTRICT AS PREPARATIONS ARE MADE TO TRANSITION TO A HYBRID MODEL.