Principal's Message


Welcome to the
Pierce Elementary website!

We are so glad you have taken the opportunity to explore all of the exciting activities and resources we offer here at Pierce. This website is intended to serve as a communication tool between students, parents, teachers, and community members. We invite you to bookmark this page and visit it often to find out more information about our school mission, school policies, and upcoming events.  

Pierce Elementary School
Home of the Panthers
674 N. Gold Canyon Street, 
Ridgecrest, California 93555 
Phone: 760-499-1670 
Fax: 760-499-1678
Office Hours: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm. 
Preschool Phone: 760-499-1679
After School: 760-499-1753
School Hours: 9:00 am - 3:15 pm
Minimum Days: 9:00 am - 1:15 pm
Late Start Wednesdays: 9:30 am - 3:15 pm

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Thank you to Pam Barnes for 27 years of dedicated service to Pierce students, parents, and teachers. Enjoy sailing and having tea parties with your favorite hippos. You will be truly missed.  



                                  Latest News
Ice Cream Social
Join us for ice cream on Monday, August 14th  more
2017-2018 Late Start Wednesdays (LSWs)
California School Dashboard
California is field testing a new website designed to help communities across the state access important information about K–12 districts and schools – including ours. Called the California School Dashboard, the site features easy-to-read reports on multiple measures of school success, including test scores, graduation rates, English learning progress and suspension rates. For more information, see the Parent Information Letter.  more
New Online Free and Reduced Application System


Why Pierce? 

  • Caring Teachers and Support Staff
  • Enrichment Opportunities
  • Parent Involvement
  • Community Partnerships
  • Before and After School Programs