Sumter Today: Sumter High School’s youngest students get a different kind of freshmen welcome.


With COVID-19 protocol, students started going back to campus in phases.
While that has been deemed the safest route by school and district leaders, it means freshmen didn’t get the traditional orientation to welcome them to their new school.
To help fix that and make the new Gamecocks feel welcome, Sumter High School’s student government organized a drive-through orientation and freshmen welcome, and we stopped by to check it out.