Welcome to Drayton Hall Elementary School

The mission of Drayton Hall is to provide our students with a quality education in a safe environment. In cooperation with parents and community, the staff will prepare each student for academic excellence, social responsibility and personal success through the use of a challenging and relevant curriculum.
Students are the main focus of the faculty and staff at Drayton Hall. More than 60% of our highly qualified faculty have earned advanced degrees and several are National Board Certified Teachers. We are all committed to excellence through the reinforcement of a rigorous curriculum and high expectations within a nurturing learning environment.

                                                                                      John E. Cobb, Principal

Important News at DHES

KALEIDOSCOPE OPEN ENROLLMENT for the 2015-2016 school year is now open. Parents may register in the afternoon between 2:00 - 6:00 p.m. from May 26th until June 3rd.

Career Day 2015


school timeThe Charleston County School Board held a vote in regards to the proposed Bell Change Schedule for our school for next year. This change is scheduled to take effect in January, 2016.
New proposed school day for District 10 is:
8:30 - 3:30.

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        School fees 2014-2015                  School Supplies 2014-2015

Happening Events


Students have been very busy doing projects on their iPads. Click below to see a sample from each grade level.

CD 4yr. olds            Kindergarten           First Grade            Second Grade

Third Grade            Fourth Grade            Fifth Grade

APPLE School Wide Visit a Great Success!  Below are a few of our Student Ambassadors who helped explained different apps and how they are used in the classroom to our guests. Thanks to these students for doing a wonderful job!

iMovie & Book Creator                 Explain Everything & Popplet

ChatterPix                PicCollage & Strip Design