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Hello parents, 

Attached is the calendar for the school year 2021-2022 year. We can't wait to see our Dragons back in the fall!

2021-2022 Calendar



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

Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation Week

April 30, 2021 DoDEA Director Tom Brady thanks DoDEA teachers for their tireless support of students during an extraordinary global pandemic. Teacher Appreciation Week is May 3rd - 7th.
Observances
Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month

Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month

April 30, 2021 The observance of Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month is an occasion to remember the patriotism of AAPIs who have served, or are currently serving, in the DOD, our nation and, specifically, here at DoDEA.
Observances
Decision Day

Decision Day

April 27, 2021 Celebrate Decision Day on May 3rd – the day when DoDEA high-school seniors announce what they’ll be pursuing after graduation.
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

  • By End of School Year 2020-2021, 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 2020-2021 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 2020-2021 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 2020-2021 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 2019-2021.

  • 56% of students in Kindergarten will meet expectations (Performance Level 3) on the SY 2020-2021 Americas End-of-Year Summative Assessment. 

  • 56% of students in First Grade will meet expectations (Performance Level 3) on the SY 2020-2021 Americas End-of-Year Summative Assessment. 

  • 56% of students in Second Grade will meet expectations (Performance Level 3) on the SY 2020-2021 Americas End-of-Year Summative Assessment.