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Science Fair: 2017-2018

The annual Peace Terrace Academy Science Fair showcases students who will become our future scientists, technology experts, engineers, and mathematicians. This annual competition celebrates achievement by our ECE Students, The Grades and Jr. High students supported by their parents, teachers, and school.

Through our annual Science Fair, our students are challenged to go beyond their classroom studies to do independent project-based research. They work independently or in teams to address questions in the fields of , Environmental Science, Earth Science, Chemistry, Biology,  and Physics.

The event is on the 30th of January at Peace Terrace Academy.  This is a student only event.

To sign up to be a judge, contact our Science Teacher, Ms. Tasneem at thuq@peaceterrace.org


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School Tours: 2018-2019

We look forward to meeting you and your family and hope that this will be the beginning of a wonderful educational journey.

We invite you to join us at one of our school tours to learn about Peace Terrace Academy, our programs, and future vision. Our tours provide a wonderful opportunity for you to meet our staff and faculty, visit our classrooms, and learn about our admissions process. Our school tours also provide you with a perspective of how raising children with other parents who share our values adds a unique depth to our community.

Tour Dates

Wednesday, January 17th
Wednesday, January 24th
Wednesday, February 14th
Wednesday, March 7th
Wednesday, April 4th

To Enroll Your Child
Contact
Admissions Director
Zolaikha Khaliqi


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Arabic Recital

The Arabic Recital is an event that parents, students, and teachers look forward to each year.  MashaAllah as we watch our students performing plays, singing nasheeds, and making wonderful and meaningful presentation all in Arabic it fills our hearts with so much joy.

 

The program started with Sura al-Kahf and our Hifdh Program students.

Ms. Sonia welcomed all of the guests and Othman and Hiba from 7th grade were our wonderful MC for the event.  He introduced the 5th grade girls-our opening act!

Our youngest students sing a beautiful song!  Aren’t they adorable, mashaAllah!

The 4th graders perform a play.

The kindergarten class performs a nasheed!

6th graders

The 2nd graders

The 3rd Graders

MashaAllah, thank you to all of the teachers, students, and parents who made the Arabic Recital a perfect way to begin the Winter Break!


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Fall Book Fair

Book Fairs give children an opportunity to engage in their learning in a wonderful way.  A book is a portal to new worlds!  This year we had books from Barefoot Books and Rumi Bookstore with a great selection of books from the East and the West!!

Our book fair provide a wide selection of engaging and affordable books for every reading level.

Truly, a book is a dream that we hold in our hands!  We hope the children enjoy their new books and we would like to thank all of our parents for supporting the school with this endeavor.


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Back to School Night

Back to School Night is a special time of the year at Peace Terrace.  Parents are welcomed into the school to learn about what each teacher plans for the year.  Their are discussions and general building of a strong, loving community.

Thank you to all of the parents that attended this year.

Our ECE classes.  Don´t you just love the special little reading corner in Nursery?

MashaAllah the teachers put in a great deal of effort in creating comfortable and cozy places for our students.  Students spend a great deal of time at school and school should feel like a home away from home!

During the Town Hall meetings parents and staff discussed the impact of screens on children and the importance of discussing such matters as a community.

This was a wonderful gathering.  We are looking forward to the remainder of the year, inshaAllah!