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From Mr. Pierce!

Dear Fantastic Fifth Graders and Families, 

Welcome to fifth grade! I am SO excited to have you be a part of our FANTASTIC FIFTH GRADE class this year! We are going to have an INCREDIBLE year together!

Please contact me at anytime at jpierce@pgs.k12.va.us or 804-991-2242. 

Sincerely,

Mr. Pierce

 

Important Information!

  • 2018 SOL Testing Schedule!

    Here is the 2018 Fifth Grade SOL Testing Schedule:

    - Monday 5/7/18 at 1:00PM- Virginia Studies

    - Friday 5/11/18 (Part 1) and Monday 5/14/18 (Part 2)- Reading

    - Wednesday 5/16/18- Science

    -Monday 5/21/18 (Part 1) and Tuesday 5/22/18 (Part 2)- Math

    Please note that the schedule may change as needed! 

    -Any retakes and make-ups needed will begin on Wednesday 5/23/18

     

    Mr. Pierce's Fantastic Fifth Graders
  • End of the 3rd Marking Period/ Benchmark Testing

    The Third Marking Period ends this Friday, March 30th at 3:30 PM! All classwork, homework, and AR goals for the third marking period are due this Friday, March 30th before students leave on Spring Break! 

    Third Marking Period Benchmark Testing will begin when we return to school after Spring Break! Testing dates will be announced as soon as they are available! 

     

    Mr. Pierce's Fantastic Fifth Graders
  • 2nd Marking Period Benchmark Testing Schedule

    Over the next two weeks, we will be taking our second marking period benchmark assessments in all four major subjects.  Below is our schedule for the second marking period benchmark assessments:

    - Virginia Studies- Friday 2/2

    - Reading- Monday 2/5 and Tuesday 2/6

    - Science- Thursday 2/8

    - Math- Monday 2/12 and Tuesday 2/13

    Please encourage your child to review their journal books for each of the four subjects in preparation for benchmark testing over the next two weeks. Also, please be sure they get a good night's rest before each of the testing days! Thank you as always! 

     
    Mr. Pierce's Fantastic Fifth Graders
  • End of the 2nd Marking Period

    The second marking period ends on Friday, January 26, 2018. All second marking period classwork must be submitted for grading by Friday, January 26, 2018 at 3:30 pm. Second marking period AR goals are also due for grading purposes on Friday, January 26, 2018 at 3:30 PM. The second marking period benchmark testing schedule will be announced at the conclusion of the second marking period! 

    Mr. Pierce's Fantastic Fifth Graders
  • 1st Marking Period Benchmark Testing Schedule

    Over the next two weeks, we will be taking our first marking period benchmark assessments in all four major subjects.  Below is our schedule for the first marking period benchmark assessments:

    - Science- Monday 11/6

    - Reading- Thursday 11/16

    - Virginia Studies- Friday 11/17

    - Math- Monday 11/20

    Please encourage your child to review their journal books for each of the four subjects in preparation for benchmark testing over the next two weeks. Also, please be sure they get a good night's rest before each of the testing days! Thank you as always! 

    Mr. Pierce's Fantastic Fifth Graders

Prince George and Harrison Information

  • 2018-19 Teacher Salary Scale

    Attached is the 2018-19 10 month Teacher Salary Scale

    Prince George County Public Schools
  • Health Insurance Rates

    Prince George County Public Schools
  • Prince George Education Alliance Foundation Golf Tournament

    Prince George County Public Schools
  • Prince George County Schools Teachers of the Year

    2018 Teachers of the Year

    Storm Burks – Prince George High School 

    Kimberly Brown – N. B. Clements Junior High School

    Julia Ellison – J. E. J. Moore Middle School

    Charles Wright – Prince George Education Center

    Brittany Zucconi – L. L. Beazley Elementary School

    Stephanie Kliebenstein – David A. Harrison Elementary School

    David Dockan – North Elementary School

    Darlene Heiser – South Elementary School

    Angela Johnson – William A. Walton Elementary School

     

    2018 DIVISION-WIDE TEACHER OF THE YEAR:

    Brittany Zucconi – L. L. Beazley Elementary School

    Prince George County Public Schools
  • Adopted 2018-19 School Calendar

    The School Board adopted the 2018-19 School Calendar at the April 16th meeting.  The calendar can be seen here.

    Prince George County Public Schools
  • Prince George High School Graduation Information

    Class of 2018 Graduation Ceremony Information is located on the Prince George High School web site.  Click here.

    Prince George County Public Schools
  • Kindergarten Registration 2018-19

    Prince George County Public Schools will be holding Kindergarten registration from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. daily on Thursday, April 19; Friday, April 20; Monday, April 23; and Tuesday, April 24. Children who will be five years of age on or before September 30, 2018, are eligible for registration. Parents should go to the school their child will attend to register. Please share this information with friends and family as this will help us spread the word. Questions can be directed to the school board office at 733-2700.

    Prince George County Public Schools
  • Talking to Children About Violence

    The National Association of School Psychologists have a handout on the topic (Talking to Children About Violence: Tips for Parents and Teachers) which addresses elementary through high school level students, attached below.  Also, the link for the website resource is: 

     

    http://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources/school-safety-and-crisis/talking-to-children-about-violence-tips-for-parents-and-teachers

     

    Prince George County Public Schools
  • Salary Study Presentation

    Please see the attached presentation made at the January 23 Special School Board Meeting.

    Prince George County Public Schools
  • The Royal Scope, Winter 2018

    Prince George County Public Schools