About Us

DES school building
  • Dr. Susan Hutton, principal

    Mission

    We are dedicated to instilling in children a lifelong love for learning. Our mission is to prepare each child to meet successfully life's daily challenges.

    Vision:

    Our vision is to create opportunities for all students to seek academic growth and cultivate positive relationships while using a growth mindset in a safe environment. 

    Mascot: Dolphins

    The Dare Pledge

    Today I will be a D-A-R-E Dolphin

    D is for doing great work

    A is for accepting responsibility

    R is for remembering to be safe

    E is for embracing kindness

    The D-A-R-E Dolphin green zone

    is where I want to be!

    Dare Dolphin I am, Dare Dolphin

    that’s me!

     

    York Zone Schools:

    Dare Elementary*
    Seaford Elementary
    Yorktown Elementary
    Yorktown Middle
    York High

    Staff Directory

    *attendance zone split with Grafton Middle