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Willow Drive Elementary
Principal:  Trevor Ivey
Address:  26 Willow Drive, Sumter, SC 29150
Phone: 773-5796     Fax: 778-2847
School Day: 7:30 a.m. to 2:10 p.m.  Tardy – 7:35 a.m.
http://wde.sumterschools.net
Classroom assignments will be posted in the front lobby of the school and displayed on each classroom door.  Tuesday, August 22 is the first day of school for kindergarten through fifth grade. The first day for pre-kindergarten is Wednesday, August 23 and is a full day of school.

Willow Drive Elementary School, Home of the Soaring Eagles, will host an orientation program for students and their parents on Friday, August 18, according to the following schedule: 8:30 a.m. for kindergarten and first grade; 9:30 a.m. for second and third grade students; and 10:30 a.m. for fourth and fifth grade students. A separate orientation for pre-k is being held on Tuesday, August 22 at 8:30 a.m. During the orientation program, parents and students will hear a brief message from the new principal, meet their teacher and visit the classroom, and have an opportunity to join the PTA. All students who attend will receive a special treat! Any parent or community stakeholder wishing to sign up for a one-on-one meeting with the new principal as part of the “Hopes & Dreams Listening Tour” can contact the school to do so. Open House is scheduled for Thursday, September 21 from 5-7 p.m.

Please click here to view our supply lists. Please note that these are grade level wish lists and are not a required list. There will be no penalty for students who do not make donations.

Route 201 Starts at 6:15 AM

Magnolia & Myrtle — Anne Park & Loring — Magnolia & Virginia — Anne Park & E Charlotte Ave — N Main & College — Victory & Cherokee — N Main & Pine — Church & Crescent — Warren & Warren Ct — Church St & Haynsworth — Church St & Hampton — Liberty & N Purdy — Hampton & Engleside — N Salem & Haynsworth — N Purdy & Haynsworth — N Purdy & Glendale Ct

Route 201 Starts at 2:15 PM

Purdy St & Glendale Court — Haynsworth St & Purdy — Salem & Haynsworth — Liberty & Purdy — Hampton & Engleside — Hampton & Church — Church & Haynsworth — Warren & Warren Ct — 437 Main St — Church & Crescent — College & Main — Victory & Cherokee — Main & Pine — Anne Park & E Charlotte Ave — Magnolia & Virginia — Anne Park & Loring — Magnolia & Myrtle

Route 225 Starts at 6:00 AM

S Pike W & Wall St (Wall St Apts) — N Wise Dr & Hilliard Dr — N Wise Dr & Gertrude Dr — 251 Rast St (Willow Run Apts) — N Bultman Dr & Archdale Dr (Archdale Apts) — S Pike W & Jubilee Dr (Brookhollow Apts) — 1275 Clara Louise Kellogg Dr (Dillon Park) — 670 Dillon Trace St (Middle of Dillon Trace Apts) — Gion St & Jessamine Trail — Cromer Dr & Ashleigh Collins — N Guignard Dr & Jamestown Ct (Jamestowne Apts) — N Guignard & Tudor — N Guignard & 2nd Coral Way — N Guignard & Wise Dr — Bonview & Duncan St — 1121 Alice Dr (Alice Drive Apts) — Rolling Hill Ln & Alice Dr — Lang Jennings Dr & Robert Dinkins Rd — Doby St & Kenyon Ave — 1200 Tyron Dr (Middle of Broad Trace Apts)

Route 225 Starts at 2:15 PM

S Pike W & Wall St (Wall St Apts) — Wise & Hilliard — Wise & Gertrude — 254 Rast St (Willow Run Apts) — N Bultman Dr & Archdale Dr (Archdale Apts) — S Pike W & Jubilee Dr (Brookhollow Apts) — 1275 Clara Louise Kellogg Dr — 670 Dillon Trace St (Middle of Dillon Trace Apts) — Gion & Jessamine Trail — Cromer Dr & Ashleigh Collins — N Guignard Dr & Jamestown Ct (Jamestowne Apts)  — N Guignard & Tudor — Guignard & 2nd Coral Way — N Guignard & Wise — Bon View Dr & Duncan — 1121 Alice Dr & Lachalet Dr (Alice Drive Apts) — Lang Jennings & Robert Dinkins — Doby & Kenyon — 1200 Tyron St (Middle of Broad Trace Apts)

In the morning, all students should be dropped off using the drive-thru from Willow Drive to Miller Road.  This area is drive-thru only. In the interest of safety, students should not be dropped off in front of the school building. Parents who need to enter the building may park in a visitor parking space and come to the office. Students should not come to school before 6:50 a.m. as no supervision is available until then.

Afternoon pickup will be in the same place where students are dropped off in the morning.  All students will be dismissed at 2:10 p.m.  Car riders should be picked up no later than 2:45 p.m.