Phone: 843-464-3760


Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Thomas M. Drew

Greetings MES Family!! It is my honor to begin my third year as the Principal here at McCormick Elementary School!! I am a native of Marion County and I graduated from Clemson University with a B.S. in Administrative Management. I also have a Masters in Elementary Education from Coastal Carolina University and certification in Educational Leadership from the University of South Carolina.  I have served as an elementary and middle school teacher/coach and an assistant principal and principal at the elementary school level. 

This is my 27th year in education and I am married to Melissa (over 22 years) and we have two children, Garrett (21) will be a May'22 graduate from The Citadel and Cassie (17) is a Senior at the Governor's School in Greenville (Creative Writing)





 We are preparing challenging instruction for your child and we are focused on communicating our exepctations consistently. Please share any concerns or suggestions that you may have.  We are here to serve and work together!


At McCormick Elementary we are "Cultivating Excellence"! Go Mustangs!!