Pierre Educational Foundation

Inspiring Academic Excellence

Established in 1995, the Pierre Educational Foundation promotes the further educational development of the Pierre Public School District students, staff and graduates by the delivery of quality educational opportunities and resources.



Find out more about the Pierre Educational Foundation, what we do and our history.



Find out how you can contribute to the Pierre Educational Foundation. Any gift is welcome!


Wall of Honor

View our eWall of Honor – An ongoing, electronic wall of honor for staff of the Pierre School District.

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Attention TF Riggs Seniors! The 2022 Pierre Educational Foundation Scholarship Applications are now available on www.pefgovs.com/scholarships. Applications are due March 20. Over the next two weeks, PEF will highlight and showcase each of the available scholarships—thank you to our generous donors for these unique scholarship opportunities for our TF Riggs Seniors. First up: The Charles “Lindy” and Shirley Feeney Scholarship. #pefscholarshipsThe Charles “Lindy” and Shirley Feeney Scholarship is offered to a T.F. Riggs High School graduating senior who is in need of financial assistance to further their education beyond high school. The purpose of this scholarship is to assist a dedicated track athlete in his/her higher education costs. This student must have participated in track & field for at least three years, and must be accepted to an accredited college, university or technical school. This scholarship amount is $1,000. ... See MoreSee Less
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Here's “looking” at you Central Dakota Eyecare! For every pair of glasses sold in November and December, CDE donated a portion of their sales to the Pierre Educational Foundation. Central Dakota Eyecare Optical staff recently presented a check to Bob Lowery, PEF Board President for an “eye-popping” $1,750! Thank you Central Dakota Eyecare for your generous donation! (Pictured L to R Sam, Stephanie, Bob and Alycia) ... See MoreSee Less
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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from the Pierre Educational Foundation! ... See MoreSee Less
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REMINDER!! Central Dakota Eyecare is donating a portion of sales from every pair of glasses sold in November and December to the Pierre Educational Foundation! Make sure and check out their FB page or visit with them in person. Thank you Central Dakota Eyecare!We are off to a great start in supporting the Pierre Education Foundation! During November and December we are donating a portion of sales from all complete pair of glasses sold to the PEF. #pef #seasonofgiving #support #education #pierrepride #pierreschools #community #CDE ... See MoreSee Less
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The Pierre Educational Foundation office will be closed on Thursday for the Thanksgiving holiday. Enjoy the holiday with family and friends. ... See MoreSee Less
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