Harvest Feast Students and family guests joined together for a meal of turkey with all of the fixings at lunch today. A very good time was had by all.
Mrs. Sysyn's Sewing Club Meets Former Pierce teacher, Mrs. Sysyn returns on a regular basis each year to teach sewing skills to eager 3rd and 4th grade students. The project students worked on most recently was a candy corn bag practicing the running and whip stitches.
Pumpkin Carving Students carve pumpkins with the letters spelling "BLACK BEARS" for Halloween. Maybe mascot, Bennington Black Bear, will come to the Pierce School parade for Halloween.
BES Halloween Parade Begins Students don their Halloween spookiest, and cutest to make the annual trek around the Acre, a long time held tradition at Pierce School.
First Field Trip for class of 2017 Kindergarten New class gets a ride on a Conval school bus during their Kindergarten Open House on August 28th.
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On November 15, 2017, Pierce school students and teachers participated in The Conval Community Schools Turkey Trot event. Students walked or jogged laps around the school fields at Hancock Elementary. This event promoted the concept of lifetime fitness, but it also collected food items donated to the South Meadow School Food Pantry.
Pierce School celebrated Halloween on Tuesday, October 31st! Students, staff, and Bennington
community members joined for an annual parade through town. Scarecrows and carved pumpkins made by Pierce School students were displayed outside the school for all to enjoy.
Students proudly displayed their costumes with big waves and many smiles.
If you walked into Pierce school on Friday October 27, 2017, you would have noticed the smell of pumpkin soup cooking, heard the crinkle of leaves being stuffed into scarecrows and seen pumpkins being
transformed into jack-o-lanterns representing Pierce School spirit. These were just some of the
activities students participated in recently to celebrate Fall,
Turkey Trot 2017
To read about the Turkey Trot click on the link.