Source: Grosse Pointe News Online

Pierce looks to community for 75th anniversary

by the Grosse Pointe News

June 20, 2013

Have you a class yearbook, a potpourri of photos or a collection of clippings from newspapers or school publications from the past 75 years at Pierce Middle School, especially during the years prior to 1973?

If so, library media specialist and Pierce webmaster Amanda Pata asks that you contact her at

The upcoming school year marks Pierce’s 75th anniversary, it having opened its doors officially on Sept. 18, 1939, to about 750 students in grades 7 to 9. To help commemorate the occasion, Pata is looking for past staff or alumni to share any of the aforementioned resources with the school.