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Juneteenth

Juneteenth

June 14, 2022 Juneteenth (a blending of the words June and nineteenth), also known as Freedom Day, is an American holiday and is the oldest known celebration of the end of slavery in the United States.

Pierce Terrace ES Hours

Grade Regular Hours  
K - 1 8:15 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  
Pre-K AM Session 8:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.  
Pre-K PM Session 12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.  

*The Second Tuesday of the Month is an Early Release Day.

The student day is from 8:15 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Breakfast Hours: 7:45 a.m. - 8:10 a.m.   


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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ+) Pride Month

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ+) Pride Month

June 01, 2022 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) Pride Month is a nationally recognized observance in the month of June. During this period, the LGBTQ community, its advocates, and allies celebrate by promoting diversity, inclusion, community, unity, and PRIDE.
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DoDEA Announces 2023 Teacher of the Year

DoDEA Announces 2023 Teacher of the Year

May 27, 2022 Lester Middle School teacher Dr. Cara Kaiser was selected as the 2023 Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Teacher of the Year.
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Memorial Day

Memorial Day

May 26, 2022 Memorial Day, which is celebrated on the last Monday in May, honors service members who have died in military service to the nation.
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Pierce Terrace ES

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

Upcoming Events

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DoDEA's Mission

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

Our School's Vision

Pierce Terrace will implement collaborative processes.

  • Provide dedicated time for focused collaboration
  • Collaborate to answer the four critical questions of a professional learning community
  • Implement school-wide, systemic and systematic processes to identify students for timely and targeted multi-tiered supports during the student's day

Our CSI Reading and Math Goals

Reading

  • By End of School Year 2022-2023, 80% of pre-kindergarten students will perform within the Creative Curriculum progressions of development and learning levels 4-6 when comprehending and responding to books and other texts (ODL 18c) using the Intentional Teaching Card LL06.

  • 60% of the Kindergarten students will meet or exceed grade level proficiency on the  Reading Proficiency Tool Assessment  by the end of the 2022-2023 school year.

  • 60% of the first grade students will meet or exceed grade level proficiency on the  Reading Proficiency Tool Assessment  by the end of the 2022-2023 school year.

  • 60% of the second grade students will meet or exceed grade level proficiency on the  Reading Proficiency Tool Assessment by the end of the 2022-2023 school year.

Math

  • Pre-Kindergarten students will perform within the Creative Curriculum progressions of development and learning levels 4-6 when using number concepts and operations (ODL 20b), using the Intentional Teaching Card M16 by the EOY 2022-2023.

  • 56% of students in Kindergarten will meet expectations (Performance Level 3) on the SY 2022-2023 Americas End-of-Year Summative Assessment. 

  • 56% of students in First Grade will meet expectations (Performance Level 3) on the SY 2022-2023 Americas End-of-Year Summative Assessment. 

  • 56% of students in Second Grade will meet expectations (Performance Level 3) on the SY 2022-2023 Americas End-of-Year Summative Assessment.