About Wallace Gregg Elementary School

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      Meet the Principal

      Phone: 843-664-8481


      Degrees and Certifications:

      Bachelor of Arts - Elementary Education Master of Arts - Educational Leadership Educational Specialist - Educational Leadership

      Mrs. Tara J. King

      Mrs. Tara J. King has been in education for over 17 years.  She has served in several curriculum and administrative positions including TAP Master Teacher, Elementary Curriculum Facilitator, Comer Facilitator, and Principal.  During her first year as principal, she was one of the featured principals in the PBS Documentary, 180 Days: Hartsville. Seeing people achieve more is her passion.  As a result, her vision is to capture, inspire and motivate others to develop to their fullest potential.  Daily, she strives to lead by example.  

       Her purpose for the 2021-2022 school year is to be a more impactful leader by placing people first through building relationships to encourage others to strive to develop to their fullest potential for the betterment of the school. 

      Mission Vision


        To provide our students with resources, strategies, and technology to create a strong foundation for life-long learning.



        To foster a learning environment to enable every child to reach his or her greatest potential.

      School Schedules

      • Early Dismissal Lunch Schedule
      • Regular Lunch Schedule

      Inst Coaches

      • Literacy Coach - Mrs. Pressley
      • Curriculum/Technology Coach - Ms. Davis
      • Wallace Gregg Elementary School: Grades K-5

        Wallace Gregg Elementary School was established in 1954.

        Motto: Where Greatness Exceeds Status Quo

        Mrs. Tara J King

        515 Francis Marion Rd
        Florence SC 29506

        Contact Numbers:
        Phone: 843-664-8481

        The faculty and staff of Wallace Gregg are dedicated to providing the students at Wallace Gregg Elementary School the best education possible. We strive to make the school a safe, cheerful place that students want to come and learn.