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Wilder Elementary
Principal:  David Wright
Address:   975 South Main Street, Sumter, SC  29150
Phone: 803-773-5723   Fax: 803-778-2918
School Day: 7:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.
http://wld.sumterschools.net


The first day of school for grades kindergarten through fifth is Tuesday, August 22.  Wednesday, August 23 is the first day for preschool.

Wilder Elementary School will host a back to school orientation for all students and parents on Friday, August 18.  Pre-kindergarten, kindergarten, and first grade will meet at 9:00 a.m.; second and third grades will meet at 10:00 a.m.; fourth and fifth grades will meet at 11:00 a.m.  Parents and students are asked to meet in the multi-purpose room, and classroom assignments will be posted in several locations throughout the school.  Monday, August 21 is the first day of school for kindergarten through fifth grade and is a half-day due to the eclipse; dismissal will be at 10:30 a.m.  Wednesday, August 23 is the first day for preschool.

Breakfast is served from 6:50 a.m. until 7:30 a.m.  The first bell is at 7:30 a.m., and the tardy bell is at 7:40 a.m.  Office hours are from 7:15 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.

The horseshoe on South Main Street is the only drop-off and pick-up area for car riders. Drop-off is no earlier than 6:50 a.m. in the front of the school. Parking spaces are provided for parents who must walk students to class or pick them up in the afternoon. If parents have a conference, they should park in the parking spaces provided in the front of the school. All parents must report to the main office for a visitor pass.

All walkers will enter and exit through the two gates located on South Main.  Gates are located on the picnic shelter side of South Main and at the corner of South Main and Newberry. The student’s address will determine which gate he or she will use in the afternoon. Parents should not park along the fence or in the church parking lot.  Parents should also not walk through the exit to receive children.

All day care and bus riders report to the bus port at the end of the 100 Building on Floral Avenue.  All special needs bus riders report to the bus port on Floral Avenue (back of the school).

Route 204 Starts at 6:20 AM

Watts & Ford — Hodge & Perry — Hilldale & ClayShallowford & Jenson — Garrison & Shallowford — Garrison & Beckridge — Beckridge & Orvis — Briarbend & Shallowford — Treetop Ct & Treetop Lane — Kingsbury & Tanglewood — Avalon & Avalon Ct — Warwick Dr & Fairlawn — Warwick Dr & Warwick Ct — Kingsbury & Gin Branch — 2nd Kingsbury & Tanglewood — Stadium Rd & Vintage Dr — Kingsbury & Lois Lane

Route 204 Starts at 2:15 PM

Kingsbury Dr & Lois Lane – Stadium Rd & Vintage Dr — 2nd Kingsbury & Tanglewood — Kingsbury Dr & Gin Branch — Avalon & Avalon Ct — Warwick & Fairlawn — Warwick Dr & Warwick Ct — Kingsbury Dr & Tanglewood — Treetop Ct & Treetop Lane — Briarbend & Shallowford — Beckridge & Orvis — Garrison & Beckridge — Garrison & Shallowford — Shallowford & Jenson — Hilldale & Clay — Hodge & Perry — Watts & Ford

Route 211 Starts at 6:15 AM

2nd Rockdale &Willcroft — Franfisher & Katwallace Circle — 1st  Rockdale & StonecroftRockdale & Rockdale Blvd — 3220 Ashlynn Way — Inabinett & Tamarah Way — Tamarah Way & Inabinett — Malone Dr & Malone Dr — Falling Water & Tamarah Way — Fallingwater & Meadowcroft — Kari & Meadowcroft — Caitlynn & Meadowcroft — Ashlynn Way & Caitlynn — Twin Lakes Dr & McCrays Mill Rd — Twin Lakes Dr & Kentwood — Rock & Twin Lakes Dr — Ridgehill & Twin Lakes Dr — SunValley & Falling Water — SunValley & Black Oak — SunValley & Shoreland — Kolb & Carriage

Route 211 Starts at 2:15 PM

Kolb & Carriage — Sun Valley & Shoreland — Sun Valley & Black Oak — SunValley & Falling Water — Twin Lakes & Ridgehill — Rock & Twin Lakes — Twin Lakes & Kentwood — Twin Lakes & McCrays Mill — Ashlynn & Caitlynn — Meadowcroft  & Caitlynn — Kari & Meadowcroft — Fallingwater & Meadowcroft — Fallingwater & Tamarah Way — Malone & Malone — Tamarah & Inabinett — Inabinet & Tamarah Way — 3220 Ashlynn Way — Rockdale & Willcroft — Franfisher & Katwallace Circle — Rockdale & StonecroftRockdale  &  Rockdale

Route 216 Starts at 6:15 AM

Kolb & Burning Tree — Kolb & Edmunds — Morris Way Dr & Sansbury Ln — Waterway & Morris Way Dr — Sandspur & Lorentz — Old Pocalla & Roosevelt — 1127 Old Pocalla Rd (Union Hall) — S Guignard Pkwy & Frank St — 23 Callen Dr — Manning Rd & Wayne — Manning Rd & Dollard — Manning Rd & W Patricia Dr

Route 216 Starts at 2:15 PM

Old Pocalla & Roosevelt — Old Pocalla & Union Hall — S Guignard Parkway & Frank — 23 Callen Dr — Manning Ave & Wayne — Manning Ave & Dollard Dr — Manning Ave & W Patricia — Morris Way Dr & Sansbury  Ln — Waterway & Morris Way Dr — Sandspur & Lorentz — Kolb & Edmunds — Kolb & Burning Tree