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Pierce Terrace Elementary School
Pierce Terrace and Community UNITED Building Lifelong Learners for the 21st Century.
DoDEA's Mission Statement
Educate, Engage, and Empower Each student to succeed in a dynamic world.
DoDEA's Vision Statement
To be among the world’s leaders in education, enriching the lives of military-connected students and the communities in which they live.
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CONUS Education Options Assessment (CEOA)
The Department has initiated a study, CONUS Education Options Assessment (CEOA) by the National Defense Research Institute (RAND). The objective of the study is to recommend options that most effectively balance cost, quality and implementation considerations. For additional information please click here>>
*Fort Jackson Schools Wellness Policy*
Fort Jackson Schools has establish a Wellness Policy that promotes and protects Fort Jackson students’ health, well-being, and their ability to learn by supporting healthy eating and physical activity. If you would like to learn more about our Wellness Policy, please click onto this link>>DoDEA Health and Wellness Program: School Meal Program.
Please click here to view information about becoming a volunteer for our school. We'd be happy to have you!
|Aug 10-11||No School for Students-Early Return CCRSM Professional Development|
|12-14 Aug||No School for Students-Professional Development/ Teacher Work Day|
|14-Aug||Meet and Greet/Open House 3-5 pm|
|17-Aug||1st Day for Students K-1|
|17-21 Aug||Kindergarten 8:00-11:30 a.m.|
|17-28 Aug||Pre-K Home Visits|
|24-Aug||Kindergarten Full Day Begins|
|31-Aug||PreK/PSCD Begins School|
|4-Sept||No School for Students - CCRSM Professional Development|
|7-Sept||No School-Labor Day Holiday/Federal Holiday|
|17-Sept||Q1 Interim Progress Reports Grades K-1|
|9-Oct||No School for Students - Professional Development|
|12-Oct||No School-Columbus Day-Federal Holiday|
|22-Oct||End of 1st Marking Period|
|23-Oct||No School for Students-Teacher Work Day/Report Card Prep|
|29-Oct||1/2 Day Dismissal at 11:30- Parent Teacher Conferences/ No school for PreK/No PSCD|
|30-Oct||No School for Students - Parent-Teacher Conferences/ Report Cards Issued|
|11-Nov||No School-Veteran's Day/Federal Holiday|
|13-Nov||No School for PreK & PSCD -Teacher Trimester Reporting Day|
|25-27 Nov||No School-Thanksgiving Break|
|3-Dec||Q2 Interim Progress Reports Grade K-1|
|18-Dec||1/2 Day Dismissal at 11:30 - No School for PreK / No PSCD|
|21 Dec-1 Jan||No School - Winter Break|
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