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Our Purpose

The Purpose of Douglas Elementary School is to provide a safe and stimulating environment where our students can receive a quality education that promotes strong academic and social skills to use in a culturally diverse society.

Our Direction

We envision a positive school climate at DES where students, staff, and parents become a community of learners. Our school will allow all children to communicate, demonstrate and master skills essential for Success in Life.

Contact Us

215 Samuel E. Diggs Road
Trenton, SC 29847

Telephone: (803)275-1752
Fax: (803)275-1751

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  • Celebrating Black History Month

    Celebrating Black History Month

    We are celebrating Black History Month at DES. We have several guest speakers and readers scheduled throughout the month of February. Our multicultural program is scheduled for February 22nd @ […]

  • DES Students learn about Dr. King

    DES Students learn about Dr. King

    Students in Ms. Amanda Streu’s class at Douglas Elementary School learned a valuable lesson about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through science. Students first made observations comparing a white egg […]

  • DES Spelling Bee

    DES Spelling Bee

    Douglas Elementary recently held its annual fifth grade Spelling Bee.  Eight fifth graders participated in the competitive Scripps National Spelling Bee this year.  In preparation for the Spelling Bee, students […]

  • Secret Santa visits DES

    Secret Santa visits DES

    Douglas Elementary School hosted a Secret Santa Appreciation Breakfast, for members of the community that sponsored families in need of additional help this past holiday season.  A total of 28 […]

  • DES Students Create Habitats

  • DES Honors our Veterans

  • Holiday of the Stars

  • Breakfast with Moms

  • The Money Machine Comes to DES

  • Jonathan Miller visits DES


Upcoming Events

  1. Interim Reports

    September 19
  2. Vision and Hearing Screening

    September 26
  3. Begin 2nd Nine Weeks

    October 23
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