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Family Information: Sept 7, 2020

Greetings PTES Parents!

These are some important documents for you to have. First, an information sheet regarding Tutor.com is attached. The link to the site, which provides frequently asked questions, is located at the bottom of the flyer. Next, Fort Jackson School Board nomination documents, which were also forwarded to families during the week of August 31st.  Lastly, the annual UXO student poster is attached to communicate each of our role in the event we notice an item that resembles ammunition. 

Tutor.com Info & Parent Fact Sheet

Fort Jackson School Board Nomination Form SY 2020-2021

School Board Letter to Parents-Fort Jackson SY 2020-2021

UXO Safety Poster



Pierce Terrace ES Hours

Grade Regular Hours *Thursday Hours
K - 2 8:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m. 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Pre-K AM Session 8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. 8:00 a.m. - 10:05 a.m.
Pre-K PM Session 12:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. 11:25 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

*Thursdays are Early Release Days   

Breakfast Hours: 7:15 a.m. - 7:45 a.m.   


From Around DoDEA

National Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 - October 15

National Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 - October 15

September 14, 2020 Hispanic Heritage observations began in 1968 as Hispanic Heritage Week under President Lyndon Johnson and were expanded by President Ronald Reagan in 1988 to cover a 30-day period. The expansion was enacted into law on August 17, 1988, on the approval of Public Law 100-402.
Observances
Pierce Terrace ES

School Address
5705 Carter Road
Columbia, SC 29206-5379
Phone: 803-782-1772
Fax: 803-738-8895

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events within the next 5 days. For a complete list of events please see the full calendar. Full Calendar
NOTE: Please check your school's calendar for information on additional release days for training, parent teacher conferences, and other activities.

DoDEA's Mission

Educate, Engage, and Empower Each student to succeed in a dynamic world.

Our School's Vision

All Students Engaged, Learning, and Achieving.  

Our CSI Reading and Math Goals

Reading

  • Pre-Kindergarten students will increase their retelling achievement on the PreKindergarten Teacher-created Assessment Tool from 80% in SY 2017-2018 to 85% scoring proficient as measured by Pre-Kindergarten grade levelexpectations for SY 2019-2020.
  •  Kindergarten students will increase their reading achievement on the Benchmark Assessment System (BAS) from 77% scoring “at or above” in SY 2017-2018 to 80% in SY 2019-2020 scoring “at or above” as measured by kindergarten grade level expectations for the “Independent Level” on Benchmark Assessment System.
  •  First grade students will demonstrate an increase in reading achievement on the Benchmark Assessment System (BAS) from 72% scoring “at or above” in SY 2017-2018 to 77% in SY 2019-2020 scoring “at or above” as measured by 1st grade level expectations for the “Independent Level” on the Benchmark Assessment System.

Math

  • Pre-kindergarten students will increase their identification of numerals to 10 and show one-to-one correspondence from 29% on the SY 2018-2019 beginning of the year on baseline teacher made assessment to 40% scoring proficiency as measured by the SY 2018-2019 end-of-year teacher made assessment.
  • Kindergarten students will increase their performance percentage in Operations and Algebraic Thinking Domain from 5% scoring proficient (80% or higher) on the beginning of SY 2018-2019 to 10% scoring proficient (80% or higher) by the end of SY 2018-2019 as measured by the Go Math PARCC Benchmark Assessment.
  • First students will increase their performance percentage in Operations and Algebraic Thinking Domain from 4% scoring proficient (80% or higher) on the beginning of SY 2018-2019 to 9% scoring proficient (80% or higher) by the end of SY 2018-2019 as measured by the Go Math PARCC Benchmark Assessment.