Phone: 843-464-3760


Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Thomas M. Drew

Greetings MES Family!! It is my honor to be 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 26th year in education and I am married to Melissa (over 21 years) and we have two children, Garrett (20) is a Junior at The Citadel and Cassie (16) is a Junior at the Governor's School in Greenville (Creative Writing)





 We are beginning a new year filled with many emotions and McCormick Elementary is up to the challenge!  Our staff is working diligently to prepare challenging instruction for your child, whether it is face to face or virtually.  Please help us by communicating consistently and sharing any concerns or suggestions that you may have.  We are here to serve and work together!


At McCormick Elementary we are TEAMing with pride! Go Mustangs!!