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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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  • DES Visits Symphony

    DES Visits Symphony

    The fifth grade students at Douglas Elementary recently had the opportunity to visit the symphony at USC Aiken’s Etherredge Center.  Students enjoyed musical selections, as well as a presentation including […]

  • DES Researches History

    DES Researches History

    Recently, fourth graders at Douglas Elementary researched the causes of the Revolutionary War.  Students used multiple sources, such as textbooks and websites, to find important information about the Stamp Act, […]

  • DES Celebrates the Hundredth Day

    DES Celebrates the Hundredth Day

    Kenneth Singleton celebrates the hundredth day with a special “hundred” snack. The kindergarteners at Douglas Elementary recently celebrated their hundredth day of school.   The hundredth day celebration is a tradition […]

  • DES Science Enrichment

    DES Science Enrichment

    The fifth grade classes at Douglas Elementary recently took a field trip to the Ruth Patrick Science Center at USC Aiken.  While there, students visited the planetarium and science labs.  […]

  • Benjamin Franklin Visits DES

  • DES Job Skills Opportunities

  • DES Students Create Simple Circuits

  • DES Spelling Bee

  • DES Christmas Variety Show

  • DES Kindergarteners Learn About Germs


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